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Amila Aponso      

Full name Malmeege Amila Aponso

Born June 23, 1993, Colombo

Current age 23 years 168 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 5 5 4 6 2* 6.00 12 50.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 27 34 6 382 68 13.64 770 49.61 0 2 51 7 12 0
List A 27 16 6 81 36 8.10 138 58.69 0 0 6 0 4 0
Twenty20 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 5 5 260 181 7 4/18 4/18 25.85 4.17 37.1 1 0 0
First-class 27 48 4805 2584 111 7/130 10/98 23.27 3.22 43.2 8 6 1
List A 27 27 1232 814 37 4/18 4/18 22.00 3.96 33.2 2 0 0
Twenty20 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 Australia at Pallekele, Sep 4, 2016 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), Mar 3-6, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Galle Cricket Club v Lankan Cricket Club at Galle, Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka A v West Indies A at Kurunegala, Oct 27, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Panagoda, Apr 1, 2015 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hambantota Troopers v Galle Guardians at Colombo (RPS), Feb 1, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/40, 2 Sri Lanka A v W. Indies A Kurunegala 27 Oct 2016 LA
2/44, 5 Sri Lanka A v W. Indies A Dambulla 24 Oct 2016 LA
0*, 0/33 Sri Lanka v Australia Pallekele 4 Sep 2016 ODI # 3776
1*, 0/59 Sri Lanka v Australia Dambulla 31 Aug 2016 ODI # 3774
1*, 2/44 Sri Lanka v Australia Dambulla 28 Aug 2016 ODI # 3772
2, 4/18 Sri Lanka v Australia Colombo (RPS) 24 Aug 2016 ODI # 3769
2*, 1/27 Sri Lanka v Australia Colombo (RPS) 21 Aug 2016 ODI # 3768
5/95, 24, 8/112, 44 SL Dev Emerg v SA Emerging Potchefstroom 14 Aug 2016 Other
1*, 3/40 SL Dev Emerg v SA Emerging Pretoria 7 Aug 2016 Other OD
1/38, 1 SL Dev Emerg v USSA XI Pretoria 6 Aug 2016 Other OD
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

© Associated Press

Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Ireland v Namibia at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 9 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)
Canada v Scotland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Scotland won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Hong Kong v U.S.A. at ICCA 2 Dubai - Mar 23, 2012
Hong Kong won by 77 runs
Nepal v P.N.G. at ICCA Dubai - Mar 23, 2012
Nepal won by 6 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Bermuda v Uganda at ICCA 2 Dubai - Mar 23, 2012
Bermuda won by 41 runs
Ireland v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Ireland won by 7 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Italy v Kenya at ICCA Dubai - Mar 23, 2012
Kenya won by 38 runs
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