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Tyron Wijewardene
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Tyron Wijewardene

Sri Lanka
Tyron Wijewardene

INTL CAREER: 1999 - 2013

Full Name

Tyron Hirantha Wijewardene

Born

August 29, 1961, Maradana

Age

59y 258d

Batting Style

Left hand bat

Bowling Style

Left arm medium fast

Other

Umpire

TEAMS

A former first-class cricketer of repute TH Wijewardene, known as BH Booso in his playing days was a useful lower order batsman and left-arm fast-medium bowler. Following his early retirement from the game he took to umpiring and stood in Tests and ODIs. He was elected to the ICC International Panel of Umpires and Referees as Sri Lanka's second umpire. Officiated in the 2003 ICC cricket World Cup. Emerged as Sri Lanka's top umpire at the Premier panel examination conducted by Sri Lanka Cricket for the season ending 2006-07, securing 90.81 percent marks out of a possible 100, a 14 percent margin over the rest of the umpires.
Sa'adi Thawfeeq February 2008

Career Averages

Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAve100s50sCtSt
FC5501185223.6001230
Bowling
FormatMatBallsRunsWktsBBIAveEconSR5w10w
FC550321094/7823.332.5055.8000
Umpire & Referee
FormatMatUmpireTV UmpireReferee
Test20416
ODI905634
T20I1174
WODI761
WT20I22
FC7878
List A101992
T20524192

Photos


Portrait of Tyron Wijewardene
Tyron Wijewardene
Portrait of Tyron Wijewardene , 2001
Portrait of Tyron Wijewardene , 2001