Dinesh Chandimal      

Full name Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal

Born November 18, 1989, Balapitiya

Current age 30 years 142 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, 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 57 103 8 3877 164 40.81 7962 48.69 11 18 412 23 77 10
ODIs 146 132 21 3599 111 32.42 4855 74.12 4 22 245 39 59 7
T20Is 54 47 4 800 58 18.60 766 104.43 0 4 73 16 32 5
First-class 117 199 19 8258 244 45.87 14070 58.69 23 39 885 107 165 24
List A 234 213 30 6263 119* 34.22 8016 78.13 9 39 464 91 112 18
T20s 124 112 14 2818 101* 28.75 2384 118.20 1 18 248 74 68 24
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 146 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 117 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 124 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Durban, Dec 26-29, 2011 scorecard
Last Test Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare, Jan 27-31, 2020 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 Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), Oct 27, 2018 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 Army Sports Club v Moors Sports Club at Panagoda, Mar 6-8, 2020 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 Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Negombo Cricket Club at Colombo (Colts), Jan 10, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
84 SL Army v Moors Panagoda 6 Mar 2020 FC
10, 6 SL Army v Sinhalese Colombo (Colts) 28 Feb 2020 FC
5 SLC-BP-XI v West Indians Katunayake 20 Feb 2020 LA
12, 163* SL Army v Negombo Colombo (Moors) 14 Feb 2020 FC
44, 89 SL Army v Colts Colombo (Colts) 7 Feb 2020 FC
6, 13* Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Harare 27 Jan 2020 Test # 2383
12 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Harare 19 Jan 2020 Test # 2381
0c/0s, 51 SL Army v Negombo Colombo (Colts) 10 Jan 2020 T20
51, 0c/2s SL Army v SL Air SC Colombo (CCC) 8 Jan 2020 T20
8, 0c/1s SL Army v Kurunegala Y Colombo (PSS) 6 Jan 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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Dec 20, 2019

Dinesh Chandimal plays one down the ground, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Karachi, 2nd day, December 20, 2019

Dinesh Chandimal plays one down the ground

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Dec 20, 2019

Dinesh Chandimal raises his bat after reaching a fifty, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Karachi, 2nd day, December 20, 2019

Dinesh Chandimal raises his bat after reaching a fifty

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Dec 20, 2019

Dinesh Chandimal struck a crucial fifty, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Karachi, Day 2, December 20, 2019

Dinesh Chandimal struck a crucial fifty

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