Dinesh Chandimal      

Full name Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal

Born November 18, 1989, Balapitiya

Current age 31 years 106 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Colombo Kings, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Rajasthan Royals, Ruhuna, Schools Invitation XI, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Academy XI, Sri Lanka Army Sports Club, 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

Relation Brother - LK Nirmal

Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 60 109 8 4096 164 40.55 8394 48.79 11 20 437 24 77 10
ODIs 146 132 21 3599 111 32.42 4855 74.12 4 22 245 39 59 7
T20Is 55 48 4 811 58 18.43 776 104.51 0 4 73 17 32 5
First-class 124 211 20 9096 354* 47.62 15274 59.55 25 43 970 121 169 24
List A 234 213 30 6263 119* 34.22 8016 78.13 9 39 464 91 112 18
T20s 134 121 16 3075 101* 29.28 2584 119.00 1 20 283 81 74 25
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 146 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 55 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 124 3 36 18 1 1/13 1/13 18.00 3.00 36.0 0 0 0
List A 234 1 6 1 1 1/1 1/1 1.00 1.00 6.0 0 0 0
T20s 134 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Durban, Dec 26-29, 2011 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v England at Galle, Jan 22-25, 2021 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Jun 1, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Mount Maunganui, Jan 5, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Providence, Apr 30, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I West Indies v Sri Lanka at Coolidge, Mar 3, 2021 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 v England at Galle, Jan 22-25, 2021 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Cricket XI v Pakistan A at Colombo (Colts), Aug 18, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka Board President's XI v West Indians at Katunayake, Feb 20, 2020 scorecard
T20s debut Basnahira South v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 17, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s West Indies v Sri Lanka at Coolidge, Mar 3, 2021 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
11 Sri Lanka v West Indies Coolidge 3 Mar 2021 T20I # 1126
52, 9 Sri Lanka v England Galle 22 Jan 2021 Test # 2405
28, 20 Sri Lanka v England Galle 14 Jan 2021 Test # 2403
85, 25 Sri Lanka v South Africa Centurion 26 Dec 2020 Test # 2399
14, 0c/1s Kings v Gladiators Hambantota 13 Dec 2020 T20
0c/0s, 3 Kings v Viiking Hambantota 11 Dec 2020 T20
11, 0c/0s Kings v Stallions Hambantota 10 Dec 2020 T20
35, 0c/0s Kings v Gladiators Hambantota 7 Dec 2020 T20
1c/0s, 35* Kings v Tuskers Hambantota 5 Dec 2020 T20
1c/0s, 68* Kings v Stallions Hambantota 4 Dec 2020 T20
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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Jan 22, 2021

Dinesh Chandimal raises a half-century, Sri Lanka vs England, 2nd Test, Galle, 1st day, January 22, 2021

Dinesh Chandimal raises a half-century

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Jan 22, 2021

Dinesh Chandimal works the ball to the off side, Sri Lanka vs England, 2nd Test, Galle, 1st day, January 22, 2021

Dinesh Chandimal works the ball to the off side

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Jan 22, 2021

Dinesh Chandimal and Angelo Mathews steadied the innings, Sri Lanka vs England, 2nd Test, Galle, 1st day, January 22, 2021

Dinesh Chandimal and Angelo Mathews steadied the innings

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