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Umesh Karunaratne      

Full name Thennakoon Mudiyanselage Umesh Samantha Karunaratne

Born January 19, 1989, Sri Jayawardenepura

Current age 31 years 284 days

Major teams Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Thurstan College, Colombo

Thennakoon Mudiyanselage Umesh Samantha Karunaratne
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 76 123 12 4046 114* 36.45 5331 75.89 4 28 390 90 115 0
List A 51 48 8 1271 96* 31.77 1714 74.15 0 12 24 0
T20s 19 19 4 266 44* 17.73 295 90.16 0 0 20 4 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 76 122 9824 5473 233 7/119 13/225 23.48 3.34 42.1 11 15 2
List A 51 43 1936 1329 58 6/67 6/67 22.91 4.11 33.3 1 2 0
T20s 19 16 333 419 16 2/5 2/5 26.18 7.54 20.8 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Singha Sports Club v Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club at Colombo (RPS), Nov 14-16, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club v Panadura Sports Club, Mar 13-15, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (Thurstan), Nov 19, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Panadura Sports Club v Chilaw Marians Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Dec 28, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Panadura Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Mar 26, 2012 scorecard
Last T20s Panadura Sports Club v Unichela Sports Club at Katunayake, Jan 15, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
19, 1/22, 24, 1/25 Panadura v Kurunegala Y 13 Mar 2020 FC
11, 0/7, 17, 2/39 Panadura v SL Air SC Panadura 6 Mar 2020 FC
10, 0/56, 77, 1/19 Panadura v KTC Panadura 28 Feb 2020 FC
48, 0/13, 0/44 Panadura v SL Navy Panadura 21 Feb 2020 FC
4/48, 76*, 0/28, 13 Panadura v Galle CC Galle 14 Feb 2020 FC
3/30, 56, 0/22 Panadura v Sebast CAC Katunayake 6 Feb 2020 FC
28*, 2/39, 114, 3/46 Panadura v Kandy CCC Colombo (Burgher) 31 Jan 2020 FC
2/16, 32 Panadura v Unichela SC Katunayake 15 Jan 2020 T20
0/33, 1 Panadura v Bloomfield Katunayake 14 Jan 2020 T20
1/28, 33* Panadura v Badureliya Colombo (CCC) 12 Jan 2020 T20
Profile

An offspinner, Umesh Karunaratne made his first Under-19 appearance in the 2005-06 season. Recalled for the tri-nation tournament at home in 2007, he was included in the U-19 World Cup squad the following year. His favourite cricketer is Aravinda de Silva.
Cricinfo Staff February 2008

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Umesh Karunaratne, player portrait, February 2008

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