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Amila Aponso      

Full name Malmeege Amila Aponso

Born June 23, 1993, Colombo

Current age 24 years 92 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Ragama Cricket Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Emerging Team, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s, St. Sebastians College

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Education St. Sebastians College, Moratuwa

Malmeege Amila Aponso
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs Insights on odi 6 5 4 6 2* 6.00 12 50.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 36 44 9 459 68 13.11 934 49.14 0 2 60 8 17 0
List A 37 18 6 88 36 7.33 146 60.27 0 0 7 0 8 0
T20s Insights on t20 13 7 2 24 10* 4.80 37 64.86 0 0 4 0 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs Insights on odi 6 6 312 258 7 4/18 4/18 36.85 4.96 44.5 1 0 0
First-class 36 65 6588 3421 162 7/71 11/136 21.11 3.11 40.6 11 9 2
List A 37 37 1754 1177 52 4/18 4/18 22.63 4.02 33.7 2 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 13 11 229 231 17 3/14 3/14 13.58 6.05 13.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Aug 21, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Galle, Jun 30, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Colts Cricket Club v Lankan Cricket Club at Colombo (Colts), Feb 8-9, 2013 scorecard
Last First-class Sinhalese Sports Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Colombo (RPS), Feb 5-7, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Galle Cricket Club v Lankan Cricket Club at Galle, Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Galle, Jun 30, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Panagoda, Apr 1, 2015 scorecard
Last T20s Hambantota Troopers v Galle Guardians at Colombo (RPS), Feb 1, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/77 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Galle 30 Jun 2017 ODI # 3897 Insights on
1/31 SL U-23s v Pak U-23s Chittagong 3 Apr 2017 LA
1/10 SL U-23s v Bdesh U-23s Chittagong 1 Apr 2017 LA
2*, 5/31 SL U-23s v Malaysia Chittagong 30 Mar 2017 Other OD
3/40 SL U-23s v AFG Emerging Chittagong 28 Mar 2017 Other OD
2/42, 7 SL U-23s v India U-23s Chittagong 27 Mar 2017 LA
2/30 Mannar v Anuradhaura Colombo (NCC) 22 Mar 2017 LA
2/33 Mannar v Polonnaruwa Kaluthara 18 Mar 2017 LA
0, 3/28 Mannar v Anuradhaura Colombo (Colts) 15 Mar 2017 LA
2/28 Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions Kurunegala 6 Mar 2017 LA
Profile

An accurate left-arm spinner for Ragama Cricket Club, Amila Aponso emerged as one of Sri Lanka's better finger-spinning prospects, after successful first-class seasons in 2015 and 2016. A graduate of St. Sebastian's College, Moratuwa, Aponso began his first-class career at Colts Cricket Club, but it was at Ragama that he rose to prominence. He claimed 31 first-class wickets at an average of 20.9 in the 2015 season, and was rewarded with a place in the Sri Lanka A squad to New Zealand, later that year.

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Aug 24, 2016

Amila Aponso trapped James Faulkner lbw for 13, Sri Lanka v Australia, 2nd ODI, R Premadasa Stadium, August 24, 2016

Amila Aponso trapped James Faulkner lbw for 13

© AFP

Aug 24, 2016

Matthew Wade collides with Amila Aponso, Sri Lanka v Australia, 2nd ODI, R Premadasa Stadium, August 24, 2016

Matthew Wade collides with Amila Aponso

© AFP

Aug 24, 2016

Amila Aponso is bowled by Mitchell Starc, Sri Lanka v Australia, 2nd ODI, R Premadasa Stadium, August 24, 2016

Amila Aponso is bowled by Mitchell Starc

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