Full Name

Malintha Krishantha Gajanayake

Born

October 05, 1980, Colombo

Age

41y 61d

Batting Style

Right hand bat

Bowling Style

Right arm offbreak

Fielding Position

Wicketkeeper

Playing Role

Allrounder

Height

5ft 10in

Education

D. S. Senanayake College, Colombo

TEAMS

Malintha Gajanayake, born on the 5th of October 1980, is a compact right handed batsman, who normally batss in the middle order. He is also a brilliant fielder. He was the Captain of the Sri Lanka U15 team in the Mini World Cup 1996. He was also a member of the U19 team in the MTN U19 World Cup in South Africa, 1998. Later, he played for the Sri Lanka U19 team in India and then was appointed as the Captain of the Sri Lanka U19 Team for the U19 World Cup that was held in Sri Lanka 2000. After the World Cup he toured England with the Sri Lanka U19 team under the leadership of Kaushalya Weeraratne. Malintha is a quality player, in the mould of Ranjan Madugalle. He has proved to be a good Captain during his school Cricket, and now plays for the Tamil Union C & AC in the U23 team. He is bright prospect for the future.

Career Averages

Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
FC1091849380511021.743201031
List A9384191888105*29.04211344
T20212023607620.00336107.140127720
Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
FC10936662043734/5727.983.3450.200
List A93928640182/102/1035.554.1351.5000
T2021710711692/42/412.886.5011.8000

Recent Matches - Player

MATCHBATBOWLDATEGROUNDFORMAT
Col CC vs Saracens16 & 12/51 & 1/1706-May-2011Colombo (CCC)FC
Col CC vs Bloomfield7 & 412/22 & 2/4030-Apr-2011WelisaraFC
Col CC vs Lankan CC29 & 12*1/8 & 0/208-Apr-2011Colombo (CCC)FC
Col CC vs Badureliya25 & 310/3904-Apr-2011Colombo (CCC)FC
Col CC vs Chilaw11 & 490/4625-Mar-2011KatunayakeFC

Photos


Malintha Gajanayake sweeps in the International 20:20
Malintha Gajanayake
British High  Commissioner Linda Duffield presenting  Malintha  Gajanayake with the Prince of Wales Trophy
Malintha Gajanayake, Portrait