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Danushka Gunathilaka      

Full name Mashtayage Danushka Gunathilaka

Born March 17, 1991, Panadura

Current age 23 years 220 days

Major teams Colombo Cricket Club, Schools Invitation XI, Southern Express, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Nickname Dana

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 1 in

Education Mahanama College, Colombo

Mashtayage Danushka Gunathilaka
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 23 39 0 947 152 24.28 1577 60.05 1 3 122 15 33 0
List A 48 45 10 1313 106* 37.51 1862 70.51 2 10 118 22 28 0
Twenty20 26 25 3 485 70 22.04 415 116.86 0 4 45 16 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 23 26 1421 740 26 4/54 7/125 28.46 3.12 54.6 3 0 0
List A 48 21 822 590 23 5/28 5/28 25.65 4.30 35.7 1 1 0
Twenty20 26 11 149 214 8 2/15 2/15 26.75 8.61 18.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Colombo (CCC), Feb 25-27, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Sinhalese Sports Club v Sri Lanka Army Sports Club at Colombo (Moors), Mar 6-9, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Sinhalese Sports Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka Cricket Board President's XI v Pakistanis at Moratuwa, Aug 20, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Basnahira North v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 21, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lahore Lions v Southern Express at Raipur, Sep 16, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0 Express v Lahore Lions Raipur 16 Sep 2014 T20
30 Express v Mum Indians Raipur 14 Sep 2014 T20
39, 0/19 Express v Northern D Raipur 13 Sep 2014 T20
2/23, 32 Sinhalese v Madras CC Singapore 24 Aug 2014 Other T20
0/31, 21 Sinhalese v Melbourne CC Singapore 24 Aug 2014 Other T20
2/19, 29 Sinhalese v Singapore CA Singapore 23 Aug 2014 Other T20
38, 1/26 Sinhalese v Madras CC Singapore 22 Aug 2014 Other T20
80, 2/21 Sinhalese v Hong Kong CC Singapore 22 Aug 2014 Other T20
51 SL BP XI v Pakistanis Moratuwa 20 Aug 2014 LA
48* Sri Lanka A v Hampshire Southampton 14 Aug 2014 LA
Profile

A left-handed batsman and right-arm fast bowler, Dhanushka Gunathilleke is a promising allrounder. He made his List A debut for Colombo Cricket Club in 2009. His favourite player is Kumar Sangakkara. He was selected for the 2010 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Sep 16, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka dragged one onto his leg stump, Southern Express v Lahore Lions, CLT20 qualifier, Raipur, September 16, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka dragged one onto his leg stump

© BCCI

Sep 14, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka pulls during a 23-ball 30, Mumbai Indians v Southern Express, CLT20, Raipur, September 14, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka pulls during a 23-ball 30

© BCCI

Sep 13, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka is bowled, Northern Knights v Southern Express, CLT20 qualifier, Raipur, September 13, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka is bowled

© BCCI

Tournament Results
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 21, 2009
Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 19, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 57 runs
Pakistan v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 18, 2009
Pakistan won by 7 runs
India v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
South Africa won by 12 runs
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 48 runs
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