Dinesh Chandimal      

Full name Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal

Born November 18, 1989, Balapitiya

Current age 25 years 107 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 94 84 13 2066 111 29.09 2793 73.97 2 12 148 25 33 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 163 149 19 3960 119* 30.46 5072 78.07 4 25 296 65 77 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 94 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 27 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 61 3 36 18 1 1/13 1/13 18.00 3.00 36.0 0 0 0
List A 163 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 England v Sri Lanka at Wellington, Mar 1, 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 England v Sri Lanka at Wellington, Mar 1, 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
- 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
55* Sri Lanka v England Colombo (RPS) 16 Dec 2014 ODI # 3569
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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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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Jan 4, 2015

Kumar Sangakkara-Dinesh Chandimal stand kept the New Zealand bowlers at bay, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Wellington, 2nd day, January 4, 2015

Kumar Sangakkara-Dinesh Chandimal stand kept the New Zealand bowlers at bay

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Jan 4, 2015

Dinesh Chandimal is beaten outside off, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Wellington, 2nd day, January 4, 2015

Dinesh Chandimal is beaten outside off

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Plate: Colts v Saracens at Colombo (Bloomfield)
Mar 6-8, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
Plate: Ragama v Chilaw at Colombo (Colts)
Mar 6-8, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
Plate: SL Air SC v Sinhalese at Colombo (Moors)
Mar 6-8, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
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