Milinda Siriwardana      

Full name Tisse Appuhamilage Milinda Siriwardana

Born December 4, 1985, Nagoda

Current age 34 years 360 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Badureliya Sports Club, Basnahira South, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Chittagong Division, Colts Cricket Club, Dhaka Division, Galle Gladiators, Kalutara Vidyalaya, Kandurata Maroons, Ragama Cricket Club, Rajshahi Division, Ruhuna, Saracens, Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club, Sri Lanka A, Victoria Sporting Club

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Fielding position Short cover

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Kalutara Vidyalaya

Tisse Appuhamilage Milinda Siriwardana
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 5 9 0 298 68 33.11 454 65.63 0 2 32 11 3 0
ODIs 27 24 1 516 66 22.43 525 98.28 0 3 39 13 6 0
T20Is 22 19 3 275 42 17.18 208 132.21 0 0 16 12 6 0
First-class 131 215 18 7715 185* 39.16 11452 67.36 14 51 818 172 106 0
List A 178 156 26 3518 111* 27.06 3872 90.85 1 19 257 103 85 0
T20s 103 94 19 1514 90 20.18 1075 140.83 0 6 104 69 50 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 5 9 413 257 11 3/25 5/51 23.36 3.73 37.5 0 0 0
ODIs 27 21 601 547 9 2/27 2/27 60.77 5.46 66.7 0 0 0
T20Is 22 13 138 206 8 2/17 2/17 25.75 8.95 17.2 0 0 0
First-class 131 170 8153 5170 156 5/26 9/120 33.14 3.80 52.2 5 6 0
List A 178 128 3891 3050 107 6/40 6/40 28.50 4.70 36.3 4 1 0
T20s 103 70 939 1267 47 4/22 4/22 26.95 8.09 19.9 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v West Indies at Galle, Oct 14-17, 2015 scorecard
Last Test England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street, May 27-30, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Dambulla, Jul 11, 2015 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v Sri Lanka at The Oval, Jun 15, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS), Jul 30, 2015 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS), Apr 6, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Dec 16-18, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Burgher Recreation Club v Saracens Sports Club at Katunayake, Aug 20-22, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club v Colts Cricket Club at Moratuwa, Nov 1, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Colts Cricket Club v Saracens Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Dec 19, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Oct 16, 2005 scorecard
Last T20s Galle Gladiators v Jaffna Stallions at Hambantota, Nov 27, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2, 0/26 Gladiators v Stallions Hambantota 27 Nov 2020 T20
7 Saracens v Burgher Katunayake 20 Aug 2020 FC
89, 151 Saracens v Col CC Colombo (SSC) 15 Aug 2020 FC
0/22, 27, 17* Saracens v Colts Colombo (PSS) 10 Aug 2020 FC
0/8, 5, 62 Saracens v Nondescripts Maggona 14 Mar 2020 FC
0 SLC XI v England Katunayake 7 Mar 2020 Other
0/24, 9 Saracens v Badureliya Maggona 28 Feb 2020 FC
69 Saracens v Lankan CC Maggona 21 Feb 2020 FC
41 Saracens v Ragama Maggona 14 Feb 2020 FC
76, 38 Saracens v Tamil Union Colombo (PSS) 31 Jan 2020 FC
Profile

A busy middle-order batsman and a capable left-arm spinner, Milinda Siriwardana broke through to the national side in 2015 after several years of encouraging domestic returns. Outstanding form in the 2015 Premier League Tournament prompted his elevation. He was the first-class season's top scorer with 1144 runs at an average of 67.29, and had also claimed 20 wickets for Badureliya Cricket Club.

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Oct 20, 2017

Milinda Siriwardana was dismissed for 13, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 4th ODI, Sharjah

Milinda Siriwardana was dismissed for 13

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Aug 24, 2017

Milinda Siriwardana plays a late cut, Sri Lanka v India, 2nd ODI, Pallekele, August 24, 2017

Milinda Siriwardana plays a late cut

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Apr 1, 2017

Mushfiqur Rahim catches Milinda Siriwardana short, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 3rd ODI, Colombo, April 1, 2017

Mushfiqur Rahim catches Milinda Siriwardana short

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