Vishwa Fernando      

Full name Muthuthanthrige Vishwa Thilina Fernando

Born September 18, 1991, Colombo

Current age 25 years 8 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club, Moratuwa Sports Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka A Emerging Players, Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium-fast

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education St. Sebastians College, Moratuwa

Muthuthanthrige Vishwa Thilina Fernando
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 1 0 0* 0.00 5 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 45 56 24 223 35 6.96 651 34.25 0 0 22 3 16 0
List A 19 9 5 18 10 4.50 74 24.32 0 0 1 0 5 0
Twenty20 8 1 0 2 2 2.00 7 28.57 0 0 0 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 1 12 16 1 1/16 1/16 16.00 8.00 12.0 0 0 0
First-class 45 74 5934 3916 128 5/35 9/145 30.59 3.95 46.3 5 6 0
List A 19 17 703 556 24 3/4 3/4 23.16 4.74 29.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 8 8 126 191 8 2/17 2/17 23.87 9.09 15.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test Sri Lanka v Australia at Galle, Aug 4-6, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Jan 18-20, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v Australia at Galle, Aug 4-6, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Panagoda, Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Colts Cricket Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (RPS), Dec 23, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Panadura Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Mar 28, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Moors Sports Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (PSS), Jan 21, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0*, 1/16, 0 Sri Lanka v Australia Galle 4 Aug 2016 Test # 2213
8, 2/104, 0, 2/38 Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A Worcester 10 Jul 2016 FC
14, 1/46, 0, 2/28 Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A Leicester 3 Jul 2016 FC
20, 5/37 Sri Lanka A v Durham Chester-le-Street 26 Jun 2016 FC
2/41, 19* Bloomfield v Chilaw Katunayake 4 Mar 2016 FC
0/22 Bloomfield v Saracens Katunayake 19 Feb 2016 FC
2, 0/12 Bloomfield v Moors Colombo (PSS) 21 Jan 2016 T20
2/24 Bloomfield v Galle CC Colombo (Colts) 20 Jan 2016 T20
2/17 Bloomfield v Nondescripts Colombo (PSS) 19 Jan 2016 T20
0/55, 1*, 1/10 Bloomfield v SL Army Colombo (Bloomfield) 15 Jan 2016 FC
Profile

A left-arm quick from Moratuwa, Vishwa Fernando has been earmarked for national duty, thanks largely to the skiddy pace he generates from a whippy action. Having made his first-class debut in 2012, Fernando showed early potential, claiming 26 wickets in his maiden season.

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Aug 4, 2016

Vishwa Fernando struck with his second ball in Test cricket, Sri Lanka v Australia, 2nd Test, Galle, 1st day, August 4, 2016

Vishwa Fernando struck with his second ball in Test cricket

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Only T20I: SL Women v Aus Women at Colombo (SSC)
Sep 27, 2016 (14:00 local | 08:30 GMT | 04:30 EDT | 03:30 CDT | 01:30 PDT)
SAf Invit XI v Sri Lankans at Potchefstroom
Dec 18-20, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
1st Test: South Africa v Sri Lanka at Port Elizabeth
Dec 26-30, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
2nd Test: South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town
Jan 2-6, 2017 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
3rd Test: South Africa v Sri Lanka at Johannesburg
Jan 12-16, 2017 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
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