Dinesh Chandimal      

Full name Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal

Born November 18, 1989, Balapitiya

Current age 25 years 130 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 15 26 3 1014 116* 44.08 1772 57.22 3 6 111 8 24 4
ODIs 95 85 14 2118 111 29.83 2817 75.18 2 13 156 26 34 2
T20Is 27 21 0 273 56 13.00 289 94.46 0 1 23 4 13 0
First-class 61 100 11 4648 244 52.22 6691 69.46 13 25 514 79 102 18
List A 164 150 20 4012 119* 30.86 5096 78.72 4 26 304 66 78 11
Twenty20 68 59 6 1493 93* 28.16 1251 119.34 0 11 134 37 40 13
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 15 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 95 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 27 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 61 3 36 18 1 1/13 1/13 18.00 3.00 36.0 0 0 0
List A 164 1 6 1 1 1/1 1/1 1.00 1.00 6.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Durban, Dec 26-29, 2011 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington, Jan 3-7, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Jun 1, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v Sri Lanka at Sydney, Mar 8, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Providence, Apr 30, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I England v Sri Lanka at The Oval, May 20, 2014 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 New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington, Jan 3-7, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Cricket XI v Pakistan A at Colombo (Colts), Aug 18, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Australia v Sri Lanka at Sydney, Mar 8, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Basnahira South v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 17, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Yaal Blazers v Southern Express at Colombo (SSC), Jun 28, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
52* Sri Lanka v Australia Sydney 8 Mar 2015 ODI # 3629
- Sri Lanka v England Wellington 1 Mar 2015 ODI # 3619
- Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Melbourne 26 Feb 2015 ODI # 3615
29 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Lincoln 11 Feb 2015 Other OD
5, 0c/1s Sri Lanka v South Africa Christchurch 9 Feb 2015 Other OD
5 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Wellington 29 Jan 2015 ODI # 3594
9 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Dunedin 25 Jan 2015 ODI # 3590
0 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Dunedin 23 Jan 2015 ODI # 3588
67, 13 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Wellington 3 Jan 2015 Test # 2155
17, 36* Sri Lankans v NZ Chairman Queenstown 21 Dec 2014 Other
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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Mar 8, 2015

An injured Dinesh Chandimal walks back, Australia v Sri Lanka, World Cup 2015, Group A, Sydney, March 8, 2015

An injured Dinesh Chandimal walks back

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Mar 8, 2015

Dinesh Chandimal made 52 off 24 deliveries before retiring hurt due to a leg injury, Australia v Sri Lanka, World Cup 2015, Group A, Sydney, March 8, 2015

Dinesh Chandimal made 52 off 24 deliveries before retiring hurt due to a leg injury

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Jan 4, 2015

Dinesh Chandimal drives on the off side, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Wellington, 2nd day, January 4, 2015

Dinesh Chandimal drives on the off side

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Super Eight: Col CC v Badureliya at Colombo (RPS) - Mar 26-29
Col CC 297 Badureliya 193/9
Super Eight: Moors v Tamil Union at Colombo (CCC) - Mar 26-29
Moors 315 Tamil Union 299/8
Super Eight: SL Army v Bloomfield at Colombo (Moors) - Mar 26-29
Bloomfield 189 & 34/1 SL Army 335
Super Eight: SLPACC v Nondescripts at Colombo (PSS) - Mar 26-29
SLPACC 243 & 39/0 Nondescripts 214
Group B: Colts v Moors at Colombo (CCC)
Apr 1, 2015 (09:50 local | 04:20 GMT | 00:20 EDT | 23:20 CDT -1d | 21:20 PDT -1d)
Group A: Sinhalese v Saracens at Panagoda
Apr 1, 2015 (09:50 local | 04:20 GMT | 00:20 EDT | 23:20 CDT -1d | 21:20 PDT -1d)
Group A: SL Army v Tamil Union at Colombo (Colts)
Apr 1, 2015 (09:50 local | 04:20 GMT | 00:20 EDT | 23:20 CDT -1d | 21:20 PDT -1d)
Group B: Nondescripts v SL Air SC at Colombo (Colts)
Apr 1, 2015 (14:00 local | 08:30 GMT | 04:30 EDT | 03:30 CDT | 01:30 PDT)
Group A: Ragama v Col CC at Panagoda
Apr 1, 2015 (14:00 local | 08:30 GMT | 04:30 EDT | 03:30 CDT | 01:30 PDT)
Group B: SLPACC v Bloomfield at Colombo (CCC)
Apr 1, 2015 (14:00 local | 08:30 GMT | 04:30 EDT | 03:30 CDT | 01:30 PDT)
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