Dimuth Karunaratne      

Full name Frank Dimuth Madushanka Karunaratne

Born April 21, 1988, Colombo

Current age 29 years 96 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Basnahira Cricket Dundee, Sinhalese Sports Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Board XI, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-20s School

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 6 ft 0 in

Education St. Joseph's College, Colombo

Frank Dimuth Madushanka Karunaratne
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 39 76 3 2469 186 33.82 5036 49.02 5 11 250 5 33 0
ODIs Insights on odi 17 13 1 190 60 15.83 276 68.84 0 1 14 0 4 0
First-class 128 219 19 9207 212 46.03 15755 58.43 30 38 1050 22 140 1
List A 104 97 6 2838 120 31.18 3860 73.52 4 16 275 11 47 0
T20s Insights on t20 24 23 0 288 50 12.52 281 102.49 0 1 38 1 11 1
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 39 1 12 5 0 - - - 2.50 - 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 17 1 10 11 0 - - - 6.60 - 0 0 0
First-class 128 17 424 240 2 1/6 1/6 120.00 3.39 212.0 0 0 0
List A 104 3 22 32 2 2/13 2/13 16.00 8.72 11.0 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 24 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Galle, Nov 17-19, 2012 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Colombo (RPS), Jul 14-18, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England v Sri Lanka at Manchester, Jul 9, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI England v Sri Lanka at Wellington, Mar 1, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Sinhalese Sports Club at Colombo (SSC), Nov 14-16, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Colombo (RPS), Jul 14-18, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Sinhalese Sports Club v Chilaw Marians Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Nov 19, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Colombo v Galle at Colombo (RPS), Apr 29, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Sri Lanka A v Ireland at Colombo (SSC), Feb 4, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Sinhalese Sports Club v Sri Lanka Army at Colombo (RPS), Jan 23, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
25, 49 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Colombo (RPS) 14 Jul 2017 Test # 2263 Insights on
9 Galle v Colombo Colombo (RPS) 29 Apr 2017 LA
2 Kandy v Kegalle Colombo (PSS) 31 Mar 2017 LA
9 Kandy v Jaffna Colombo (CCC) 29 Mar 2017 LA
110* Kandy v Nuwara Colombo (Moors) 21 Mar 2017 LA
7, 126 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Colombo (PSS) 15 Mar 2017 Test # 2254 Insights on
30, 32 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Galle 7 Mar 2017 Test # 2252 Insights on
212, 5 Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions Dambulla 24 Feb 2017 FC
6, 0 Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions Pallekele 17 Feb 2017 FC
15, 17 Sinhalese v Ragama Colombo (RPS) 5 Feb 2017 FC
Profile

Dimuth Karunaratne is a solid left-hand opening batsman, and another alumnus of the St Joseph's College side that produced Angelo Mathews and Thisara Perera, whom he also played with in the Sri Lanka Under-19 side. Karunaratne made his first class debut for Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) in 2008, but had a quiet first season, batting largely in the middle order.

  • Read More
Latest Articles
Latest Photos

Jul 17, 2017

Dimuth Karunaratne was bowled by a big turner from Sean Williams, Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, only Test, 4th day, Colombo, July 17, 2017

Dimuth Karunaratne was bowled by a big turner from Sean Williams

© AFP

Jul 17, 2017

Dimuth Karunaratne pushes hard to make the crease, Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, only Test, 4th day, Colombo, July 17, 2017

Dimuth Karunaratne pushes hard to make the crease

© AFP

Jul 17, 2017

Dimuth Karunaratne makes room for a cut, Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, only Test, 4th day, Colombo, July 17, 2017

Dimuth Karunaratne makes room for a cut

© AFP

Tour Results
West Indies v Pakistan at Kingstown - Jul 28, 2013
Pakistan won by 11 runs
West Indies v Pakistan at Kingstown - Jul 27, 2013
Pakistan won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet - Jul 24, 2013
Pakistan won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet - Jul 21, 2013
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 6 balls remaining) (D/L method)
West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet - Jul 19, 2013
Match tied
More results »
News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days
INSIGHTS
FORMAT
ODIs
RECORD TYPE
TEAM