Dinesh Chandimal      

Full name Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal

Born November 18, 1989, Balapitiya

Current age 31 years 63 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 59 107 8 4035 164 40.75 8267 48.80 11 19 431 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 123 209 20 9035 354* 47.80 15147 59.64 25 42 964 120 169 24
List A 234 213 30 6263 119* 34.22 8016 78.13 9 39 464 91 112 18
T20s 133 120 16 3064 101* 29.46 2574 119.03 1 20 283 80 74 25
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 146 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 123 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 133 - - - - - - - - - - - -
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 14-18, 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 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 v England at Galle, Jan 14-18, 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 Colombo Kings v Galle Gladiators at Hambantota, Dec 13, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
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
3c/0s, 0 Kings v Viiking Hambantota 1 Dec 2020 T20
0c/0s Kings v Gladiators Hambantota 28 Nov 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 14, 2021

Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal regrouped for Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 1st day, January 14, 2021

Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal regrouped for Sri Lanka

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Jan 13, 2021

Dinesh Chandimal during a Sri Lanka nets session, Galle, 12 January 2021

Dinesh Chandimal during a Sri Lanka nets session

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Dec 28, 2020

Dinesh Chandimal receives some treatment from the physio, South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, 3rd day, Centurion, December 28, 2020

Dinesh Chandimal receives some treatment from the physio

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