Rumesh Buddika      

Full name Muthukumarana Landage Rumesh Buddika

Born November 14, 1990, Matara

Current age 25 years 321 days

Major teams Cricket Coaching School, Ragama Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Mahinda College, Galle

Muthukumarana Landage Rumesh Buddika
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 53 89 7 3623 239* 44.18 5640 64.23 9 17 368 33 44 0
List A 43 42 3 913 125 23.41 1276 71.55 1 5 89 9 13 0
Twenty20 24 23 2 422 68* 20.09 340 124.11 0 2 41 12 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 53 34 858 589 12 2/16 2/16 49.08 4.11 71.5 0 0 0
List A 43 19 492 336 11 2/23 2/23 30.54 4.09 44.7 0 0 0
Twenty20 24 15 204 322 7 2/6 2/6 46.00 9.47 29.1 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Thurstan), Mar 25-27, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Zimbabwe Development XI v Sri Lanka Development Emerging Team at Harare, Aug 28-31, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Moors), Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Galle Cricket Club v Moors Sports Club at Galle, Dec 16, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI v Wayamba at Kandy, Feb 25, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Kandy Crusaders v Kurunegala Warriors at Colombo (RPS), Feb 1, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
21 SL Dev Emerg v Zimbabwe Development XI Harare 7 Sep 2016 Other OD
75 SL Dev Emerg v Zimbabwe Development XI Harare 5 Sep 2016 Other OD
17 SL Dev Emerg v Zimbabwe Development XI Harare 3 Sep 2016 Other OD
17, 15* SL Dev Emerg v Zimbabwe Development XI Harare 28 Aug 2016 FC
1/42, 0, 0/8 SL Dev Emerg v SA Emerging Pretoria 21 Aug 2016 Other
1/29, 15, 1/66, 50 SL Dev Emerg v SA Emerging Potchefstroom 14 Aug 2016 Other
16, 0/21 SL Dev Emerg v SA Emerging Pretoria 7 Aug 2016 Other OD
53 SL Dev Emerg v USSA XI Pretoria 6 Aug 2016 Other OD
43, 0/13 SL Dev Emerg v SA Emerging Pretoria 4 Aug 2016 Other OD
0/40, 22 SL Dev Emerg v USSA XI Pretoria 2 Aug 2016 Other OD
Profile

Rumesh Buddika is a left-handed batsman who was selected for the 2010 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand. He had a good tour of Australia in 2009 averaging 43.86. He also scored a century during the Under-19 tri-series in South Africa before the World Cup. He compares his style of play to Kumar Sangakkara.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Oct 4, 2009

Rumesh Buddika sweeps during his 57, Australia Under-19s v Sri Lanka Under-19s, 2nd ODI, Darwin, October 4, 2009

Rumesh Buddika sweeps during his 57

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare
Oct 29-Nov 2, 2016 (09:30 local | 07:30 GMT | 03:30 EDT | 02:30 CDT | 00:30 PDT)
2nd Test: Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare
Nov 6-10, 2016 (09:30 local | 07:30 GMT | 02:30 EST | 01:30 CST | 00:30 PDT)
1st ODI: SL Women v Eng Wn at Colombo (RPS)
Nov 12, 2016
Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare
Nov 14, 2016 (09:00 local | 07:00 GMT | 02:00 EST | 01:00 CST | 23:00 PST -1d)
2nd ODI: SL Women v Eng Wn at Colombo (RPS)
Nov 15, 2016
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