Dinesh Chandimal      

Full name Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal

Born November 18, 1989, Balapitiya

Current age 25 years 31 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Rajasthan Royals, Ruhuna, Schools Invitation XI, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Academy XI, Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI, Sri Lanka Under-17s, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Ananda College, Colombo

Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 14 24 3 934 116* 44.47 1602 58.30 3 5 101 8 22 4
ODIs 89 81 13 2052 111 30.17 2763 74.26 2 12 147 25 32 2
T20Is 27 21 0 273 56 13.00 289 94.46 0 1 23 4 13 0
First-class 60 98 11 4568 244 52.50 6521 70.05 13 24 504 79 100 18
List A 158 146 19 3946 119* 31.07 5042 78.26 4 25 295 65 76 11
Twenty20 68 59 6 1493 93* 28.16 1251 119.34 0 11 134 37 40 13
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 14 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 89 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 27 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 60 3 36 18 1 1/13 1/13 18.00 3.00 36.0 0 0 0
List A 158 1 6 1 1 1/1 1/1 1.00 1.00 6.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Durban, Dec 26-29, 2011 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, Jul 16-20, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Jun 1, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), Dec 16, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Providence, Apr 30, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I England v Sri Lanka at The Oval, May 20, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI v New Zealanders at Colombo (Colts), Aug 7-9, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka A v West Indies A at Moratuwa, Oct 25-28, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Cricket XI v Pakistan A at Colombo (Colts), Aug 18, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), Dec 16, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Basnahira South v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 17, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Yaal Blazers v Southern Express at Colombo (SSC), Jun 28, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
55* Sri Lanka v England Colombo (RPS) 16 Dec 2014 ODI # 3569
35 Sri Lanka v England Pallekele 13 Dec 2014 ODI # 3567
43, 1c/1s Nondescripts v Colts Colombo (NCC) 11 Dec 2014 LA
5, 0c/0s Nondescripts v SLPACC Colombo (NCC) 9 Dec 2014 LA
0c/0s, 26 Nondescripts v Bloomfield Colombo (Bloomfield) 7 Dec 2014 LA
0c/1s Nondescripts v Moors Colombo (Moors) 5 Dec 2014 LA
0, 0c/0s Sri Lanka A v England XI Colombo (SSC) 21 Nov 2014 LA
5, 0c/1s Sri Lanka v India Ranchi 16 Nov 2014 ODI # 3547
0c/0s, 9 Sri Lanka v India Kolkata 13 Nov 2014 ODI # 3544
0c/0s Sri Lanka A v W. Indies A Dambulla 3 Nov 2014 LA
Profile

Dinesh Chandimal is among the most promising young batsman going around in Sri Lankan cricket. A technically sound batsman with strokes all around the wicket, Chandimal also stands out because of the maturity he shows at the crease and his temperament to build and pace an innings.

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Dec 16, 2014

Dinesh Chandimal was aggressive and effective, Sri Lanka v England, 7th ODI, Colombo, December 16, 2014

Dinesh Chandimal was aggressive and effective

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Aug 23, 2014

The Sri Lankan batsmen were peppered with short deliveries, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st ODI, Hambantota, August 23, 2014

The Sri Lankan batsmen were peppered with short deliveries

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Aug 11, 2014

Dinesh Chandimal celebrates his hundred, England Lions v Sri Lanka A, Tri-series, New Road, August 11, 2014

Dinesh Chandimal celebrates his hundred

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Country Fixtures Country Results
NZ XI v Sri Lankans at Queenstown
Dec 21-22, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Final: Colts v Sinhalese at Colombo (RPS)
Dec 21, 2014 (09:45 local | 04:15 GMT | 23:15 EST | 22:15 CST | 20:15 PST)
1st Test: New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch
Dec 26-30, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
2nd Test: New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington
Jan 3-7, 2015 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Group A: Colts v Ragama at Colombo (Colts)
Jan 9-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
Group B: Moors v SLPACC at Colombo (Moors)
Jan 9-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
Group A: Nondescripts v SL Air SC at Colombo (NCC)
Jan 9-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
Group B: Sinhalese v Chilaw at Colombo (SSC)
Jan 9-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
Group B: SL Army v Col CC at Panagoda
Jan 9-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
Group A: Tamil Union v Bloomfield at Colombo (PSS)
Jan 9-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
1st ODI: Pak Women v SL Women at Sharjah
Jan 9, 2015 ()
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