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Dinesh Chandimal      

Full name Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal

Born November 18, 1989, Balapitiya

Current age 27 years 65 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Rajasthan Royals, Ruhuna, Schools Invitation XI, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Academy XI, Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI, Sri Lanka Under-17s, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Ananda College, Colombo

Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 34 61 4 2342 162* 41.08 4403 53.19 7 10 269 17 67 10
ODIs 119 108 20 3033 111 34.46 4002 75.78 4 20 207 34 52 6
T20Is 46 40 2 693 58 18.23 664 104.36 0 4 65 15 25 2
First-class 83 139 13 6050 244 48.01 9478 63.83 17 29 678 88 148 24
List A 188 173 26 4927 119* 33.51 6281 78.44 6 33 355 74 96 15
Twenty20 96 86 8 2192 93* 28.10 1856 118.10 0 16 199 53 55 15
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 34 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 119 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 46 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 83 3 36 18 1 1/13 1/13 18.00 3.00 36.0 0 0 0
List A 188 1 6 1 1 1/1 1/1 1.00 1.00 6.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 96 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Durban, Dec 26-29, 2011 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v Sri Lanka at Johannesburg, Jan 12-14, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Jun 1, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Sep 4, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Providence, Apr 30, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Sri Lanka at Centurion, Jan 20, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI v New Zealanders at Colombo (Colts), Aug 7-9, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class South Africa v Sri Lanka at Johannesburg, Jan 12-14, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Cricket XI v Pakistan A at Colombo (Colts), Aug 18, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Sep 4, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Basnahira South v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 17, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 South Africa v Sri Lanka at Centurion, Jan 20, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0c/0s, 6* Sri Lanka v South Africa Centurion 20 Jan 2017 T20I # 589
3c/0s, 5, 10 Sri Lanka v South Africa Johannesburg 12 Jan 2017 Test # 2247
4c/0s, 4, 3c/0s, 30 Sri Lanka v South Africa Cape Town 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
4c/0s, 28, 1c/0s, 8 Sri Lanka v South Africa Port Elizabeth 26 Dec 2016 Test # 2243
23, 3c/1s, 60 Sri Lankans v SAf Invit XI Potchefstroom 18 Dec 2016 Other
3, 14* Nondescripts v Bloomfield Colombo (NCC) 3 Dec 2016 FC
4 Sri Lanka v Australia Colombo (RPS) 9 Sep 2016 T20I # 567
58 Sri Lanka v Australia Pallekele 6 Sep 2016 T20I # 565
1 Sri Lanka v Australia Pallekele 4 Sep 2016 ODI # 3776
5, 0c/0s Sri Lanka v Australia Dambulla 31 Aug 2016 ODI # 3774
Profile

Dinesh Chandimal is among the most promising young batsman going around in Sri Lankan cricket. A technically sound batsman with strokes all around the wicket, Chandimal also stands out because of the maturity he shows at the crease and his temperament to build and pace an innings.

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Jan 22, 2017

Dinesh Chandimal completed a sharp stumping to remove Heino Kuhn, South Africa v Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I, Johannesburg, January 22, 2017

Dinesh Chandimal completed a sharp stumping to remove Heino Kuhn

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Jan 20, 2017

Dinesh Chandimal is beaten while trying an extravagant shot, South Africa v Sri Lanka, 1st T20I, Centurion, January 20, 2017

Dinesh Chandimal is beaten while trying an extravagant shot

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Jan 14, 2017

Dinesh Chandimal gets into line to defend, South Africa v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Johannesburg, 3rd day, January 14, 2017

Dinesh Chandimal gets into line to defend

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Super Eight: Chilaw v SL Army at Colombo (PSS) - Jan 20-22
Chilaw won by 15 runs
KPCC v SL Air SC at Kaluthara - Jan 20-22
SL Air SC won by an innings and 120 runs
Kurunegala Y v SLPACC at Kurunegala - Jan 20-22
SLPACC won by 7 wickets
Super Eight: Nondescripts v Ragama at Colombo (CCC) - Jan 20-23
Nondescripts 265 & 213 Ragama 127 & 161/4 (65 ov, target 352)
Police SC v KTC at Hambantota - Jan 20-22
Match drawn
Super Eight: Sinhalese v Colts at Katunayake - Jan 20-22
Sinhalese won by 209 runs
Super Eight: Tamil Union v Col CC at Colombo (Colts) - Jan 20-23
Tamil Union 377 & 63/2 (18 ov) Col CC 497
2nd T20I: South Africa v Sri Lanka at Johannesburg - Jan 22
South Africa 113 Sri Lanka 67/3 (12/20 ov, target 114)
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