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Dimuth Karunaratne      

Full name Frank Dimuth Madushanka Karunaratne

Born April 21, 1988, Colombo

Current age 25 years 364 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 11 21 2 574 85 30.21 1061 54.09 0 4 68 3 9 0
ODIs 6 6 1 84 60 16.80 114 73.68 0 1 5 0 1 0
First-class 79 126 11 5455 210* 47.43 8772 62.18 17 25 646 19 91 1
List A 81 78 5 2464 120 33.75 3290 74.89 3 15 238 8 35 0
Twenty20 18 17 0 217 50 12.76 207 104.83 0 1 31 1 8 1
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 11 1 12 5 0 - - - 2.50 - 0 0 0
ODIs 6 1 10 11 0 - - - 6.60 - 0 0 0
First-class 79 11 223 131 0 - - - 3.52 - 0 0 0
List A 81 3 22 32 2 2/13 2/13 16.00 8.72 11.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 18 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Galle, Nov 17-19, 2012 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Chittagong, Feb 4-8, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England v Sri Lanka at Manchester, Jul 9, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Sharjah, Dec 22, 2013 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 Sinhalese Sports Club v Nondescripts Cricket Club at Panagoda, Apr 3-6, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Sinhalese Sports Club v Chilaw Marians Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Nov 19, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Sharjah, Dec 22, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sri Lanka A v Ireland at Colombo (SSC), Feb 4, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Basnahira Greens v Uthura Yellows at Colombo (RPS), Aug 10, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1 Sinhalese v Nondescripts Panagoda 3 Apr 2014 FC
75, 0/34 Sinhalese v Moors Colombo (NCC) 20 Mar 2014 FC
39, 32 Sinhalese v Col CC Colombo (PSS) 13 Mar 2014 FC
142, 0/0, 4* Sinhalese v SL Army Colombo (Moors) 6 Mar 2014 FC
11, 0/23 Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions Colombo (RPS) 26 Feb 2014 FC
37, 156 Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions Dambulla 19 Feb 2014 FC
10, 49 Sinhalese v Panadura Colombo (SSC) 14 Feb 2014 FC
31, 15, 0/5 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Chittagong 4 Feb 2014 Test # 2117
53 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Dhaka 27 Jan 2014 Test # 2116
34, 8 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Sharjah 16 Jan 2014 Test # 2115
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.

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Jan 28, 2014

Dimuth Karunaratne and Kaushal Silva stretched their opening stand to 118, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Mirpur, 2nd day, January 28, 2014

Dimuth Karunaratne and Kaushal Silva stretched their opening stand to 118

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Jan 27, 2014

Kaushal Silva and Dimuth Karunaratne head back after a job well done, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Mirpur, 1st day, January 27, 2014

Kaushal Silva and Dimuth Karunaratne head back after a job well done

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Jan 20, 2014

Dimuth Karunaratne prepares to catch the ball at deep square leg, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Sharjah, 5th day, January 20, 2014

Dimuth Karunaratne prepares to catch the ball at deep square leg

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st ODI: Ireland v Sri Lanka at Dublin
May 6, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
2nd ODI: Ireland v Sri Lanka at Dublin
May 8, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Essex v Sri Lankans at Chelmsford
May 13, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Kent v Sri Lankans at Canterbury
May 16, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Sussex v Sri Lankans at Hove
May 18, 2014 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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