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Gehan Mendis      

Full name Gehan Dixon Mendis

Born April 24, 1955, Colombo, Ceylon

Current age 60 years 12 days

Major teams Lancashire, Sussex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Fielding position Occasional wicketkeeper

Relation Nephew - AS Mendis

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 366 643 61 21436 209* 36.83 41 108 145 1
List A 313 306 23 8327 141* 29.42 8 41 83 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 366 177 158 1 1/65 158.00 5.35 177.0 0 0
List A 313 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1974 - 1993
List A span 1973 - 1993
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May 29, 1978

Gehan Mendis attempts a sweep, Middlesex v Sussex, Lord's, May 29, 1978

Gehan Mendis attempts a sweep

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - May 3-6
Derbyshire 205 Glamorgan 103/4d
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 3-6
Leics 386 & 189/8 Kent 268
Northants v Lancashire at Northampton - May 3-6
Northants 385 & 42/2 Lancashire 436
Only ODI: Ireland v England at Dublin
May 8, 2015 (10:45 local | 09:45 GMT | 05:45 EDT | 04:45 CDT | 02:45 PDT)
Somerset v N Zealanders at Taunton
May 8-11, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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