Dilruwan Perera      

Full name Mahawaduge Dilruwan Kamalaneth Perera

Born July 22, 1982, Panadura

Current age 35 years 275 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Basnahira South, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Colts Cricket Club, Panadura Sports Club, Southern Express, Sri Lanka Board XI

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Sri Sumangala College, Panadura

Mahawaduge Dilruwan Kamalaneth Perera
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 27 48 4 915 95 20.79 1805 50.69 0 6 112 19 17 0
ODIs Insights on odi 12 11 0 123 30 11.18 155 79.35 0 0 13 1 2 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 3 2 0 1 1 0.50 6 16.66 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 199 320 21 7279 137* 24.34 4 41 142 0
List A 167 155 9 2598 74 17.79 0 8 54 0
T20s Insights on t20 68 55 6 669 62 13.65 613 109.13 0 1 67 17 19 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 27 50 6864 3732 106 6/70 10/99 35.20 3.26 64.7 4 5 1
ODIs Insights on odi 12 9 438 384 13 3/48 3/48 29.53 5.26 33.6 0 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 3 3 60 72 3 3/26 3/26 24.00 7.20 20.0 0 0 0
First-class 199 36447 18507 709 7/71 26.10 3.04 51.4 36 3
List A 167 6762 4619 156 6/28 6/28 29.60 4.09 43.3 2 2 0
T20s Insights on t20 68 64 1219 1340 59 3/14 3/14 22.71 6.59 20.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Sharjah, Jan 16-20, 2014 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka, Feb 8-10, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), Oct 13, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (SSC), Apr 1, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Aug 6, 2011 scorecard
Last T20I Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Abu Dhabi, Nov 25, 2011 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2000/01
Last First-class Kandy v Colombo at Hambantota, Apr 8-11, 2018 scorecard
List A debut 2000/01
Last List A Nondescripts Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Mar 21, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Galle Cricket Club at Colombo (Police), Aug 17, 2004 scorecard
Last T20s Colts Cricket Club v Nondescripts Cricket Club at Katunayake, Mar 4, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/46, 5, 0/3 Colombo v Kandy Hambantota 8 Apr 2018 FC
3/106, 0, 0/35 Colombo v Galle Hambantota 30 Mar 2018 FC
10, 0/24 Colts v Nondescripts Colombo (SSC) 21 Mar 2018 LA
3/11 Colts v Lankan CC Kaluthara 18 Mar 2018 LA
0, 1/28 Colts v Galle CC Colombo (Colts) 14 Mar 2018 LA
21, 1/16 Colts v Chilaw Colombo (Colts) 12 Mar 2018 LA
0/22, 0 Colts v SL Army Panagoda 10 Mar 2018 LA
2/23, 19 Colts v Nondescripts Katunayake 4 Mar 2018 T20
- Colts v Tamil Union Colombo (NCC) 2 Mar 2018 T20
2/11 Colts v Lankan CC Colombo (Burgher) 1 Mar 2018 T20
Profile

A classical offspinner with an easy, fluent action, Dilruwan Perera had been among Sri Lanka's steadiest first-class performers, before being rewarded with the second spinner's berth in the Test squad, in 2014. It was with the bat that he made his first impression in Tests: Perera came within five runs of scoring a century on debut, against Pakistan at Sharjah, but he asserted himself as a bowler soon enough. His second-innings five-wicket haul helped wipe Bangladesh out in Dhaka, less than two weeks later.

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Feb 10, 2018

Dilruwan Perera dismissed Tamim Iqbal in the second over, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Mirpur, 3rd day, February 10, 2018

Dilruwan Perera dismissed Tamim Iqbal in the second over

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Feb 4, 2018

Dilruwan Perera and Rangana Herath have a chat, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Chittagong, 5th day, February 4, 2018

Dilruwan Perera and Rangana Herath have a chat

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Feb 3, 2018

Dilruwan Perera strikes an elegant pose, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Chittagong, 4th day, February 3, 2018

Dilruwan Perera strikes an elegant pose

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