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Seekkuge Prasanna      

Full name Seekkuge Prasanna

Born June 27, 1985, Balapitiya

Current age 29 years 278 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Kandurata, Southern Express, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Army, Sri Lanka Board XI

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Rewatha College, Balapitiya

Seekkuge Prasanna
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 1 0 5 5 5.00 12 41.66 0 0 0 0 0 0
ODIs 24 21 2 193 42 10.15 234 82.47 0 0 15 10 3 0
T20Is 3 3 1 31 21 15.50 17 182.35 0 0 2 2 1 0
First-class 84 129 6 2538 81 20.63 2766 91.75 0 15 245 133 61 0
List A 116 98 11 1360 92* 15.63 1326 102.56 0 5 117 78 38 0
Twenty20 40 27 7 271 36* 13.55 176 153.97 0 0 19 18 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 1 138 80 0 - - - 3.47 - 0 0 0
ODIs 24 24 1195 1034 22 3/32 3/32 47.00 5.19 54.3 0 0 0
T20Is 3 3 36 66 3 2/45 2/45 22.00 11.00 12.0 0 0 0
First-class 84 151 16347 9091 433 8/59 14/181 20.99 3.33 37.7 22 34 8
List A 116 110 5269 3762 166 6/23 6/23 22.66 4.28 31.7 8 4 0
Twenty20 40 34 623 766 31 4/19 4/19 24.70 7.37 20.0 1 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Sep 8-12, 2011 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Aug 20, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI Scotland v Sri Lanka at Hobart, Mar 11, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dubai (DSC), Dec 13, 2013 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v West Indies at Dhaka, Apr 3, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Lankan Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Army at Welisara, Nov 17-19, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Moors), Mar 26-28, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Army v Lankan Cricket Club at Colombo (RPS), Nov 8, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Scotland v Sri Lanka at Hobart, Mar 11, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kandurata v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Police), Mar 28, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sri Lanka Army v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Colts), Apr 1, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
9, 1/41 SL Army v Tamil Union Colombo (Colts) 1 Apr 2015 T20
2/62, 3, 7/38 SL Army v Bloomfield Colombo (Moors) 26 Mar 2015 FC
3, 0/57 Sri Lanka v Scotland Hobart 11 Mar 2015 ODI # 3632
1/77, 9 Sri Lanka v Australia Sydney 8 Mar 2015 ODI # 3629
0/62, 6, 3/47, 13 SL Army v Col CC Panagoda 27 Feb 2015 FC
18, 1/123, 8 SL Army v SLPACC Colombo (CCC) 20 Feb 2015 FC
0/50, 15, 0/54, 51 SL Army v Saracens Panagoda 13 Feb 2015 FC
3, 4/22, 66, 3/56 SL Army v Chilaw Colombo (RPS) 6 Feb 2015 FC
1, 1/30 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Wellington 29 Jan 2015 ODI # 3594
6, 5/140, 59 SL Army v Sinhalese Panagoda 16 Jan 2015 FC
Profile

Seekkuge Prasanna worked his way up through the ranks by bowling legbreaks and broke into the Sri Lanka Army team in 2006 as a 21-year-old. He made an immediate impact, taking 3 for 23 in 10 overs on his domestic one-day debut against Lankan Cricket Club. He built an outstanding List A record over the next five years, picking up 73 wickets at 18.38 in 45 matches. He was selected in the Sri Lanka A team that toured England in 2011 and took a six-wicket haul while opening the bowling against England Lions. The Sri Lankan selectors immediately took note, asked him to fly back home for the final two ODIs against the touring Australians, and immediately gave him an international debut.
ESPNcricinfo staff, August 2011

Latest Articles
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Dec 13, 2014

Seekkuge Prasanna hit some powerful blows, Sri Lanka v England, 6th ODI, Pallekele, December 13, 2014

Seekkuge Prasanna hit some powerful blows

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Sep 13, 2014

Seekkuge Prasanna is run out, Northern Knights v Southern Express, CLT20 qualifier, Raipur, September 13, 2014

Seekkuge Prasanna is run out

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Aug 30, 2014

Seekkuge Prasanna wheels away in celebration, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 3rd ODI, Dambulla, August 30, 2014

Seekkuge Prasanna wheels away in celebration

© AFP

Tournament Results
India v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Apr 6, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
India v South Africa at Dhaka - Apr 4, 2014
India won by 6 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Dhaka - Apr 3, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 27 runs (D/L method)
Pakistan v West Indies at Dhaka - Apr 1, 2014
West Indies won by 84 runs
Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka - Apr 1, 2014
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
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