Navin Kavikara      

Full name Navin Madushan Kavikara

Born December 27, 1989, Colombo

Current age 30 years 159 days

Major teams Schools Invitation XI, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Navin Madushan Kavikara
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 30 41 11 417 36 13.90 773 53.94 0 0 56 11 15 0
List A 25 23 7 183 26 11.43 257 71.20 0 0 15 7 12 0
T20s 11 6 1 23 9 4.60 18 127.77 0 0 1 1 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 30 53 6342 3550 151 8/69 11/127 23.50 3.35 42.0 10 9 2
List A 25 24 1159 771 39 4/19 4/19 19.76 3.99 29.7 3 0 0
T20s 11 11 210 287 16 4/16 4/16 17.93 8.20 13.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Badureliya Sports Club v Sri Lanka Army Sports Club at Maggona, Jan 31-Feb 2, 2014 scorecard
Last First-class Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club v Panadura Sports Club, Mar 13-15, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Lankan Cricket Club v Badureliya Sports Club at Colombo, Dec 11, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Navy Sports Club at Kurunegala, Dec 19, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Basnahira South v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 17, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Negombo Cricket Club v Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club at Maggona, Jan 12, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/58, 0, 8/69 Kurunegala Y v Panadura 13 Mar 2020 FC
4*, 4/75, 1/27 Kurunegala Y v SL Navy Welisara 6 Mar 2020 FC
2*, 5/113 Kurunegala Y v Kandy CCC Kurunegala 28 Feb 2020 FC
2/48, 0*, 6/73, 12 Kurunegala Y v Police SC Colombo (Police) 19 Feb 2020 FC
3/107, 22*, 1/24 Kurunegala Y v Nugegoda SWC Panagoda 14 Feb 2020 FC
0, 5/102, 20, 0/25 Kurunegala Y v SLPACC SLAOCIC Stadium 7 Feb 2020 FC
1/105, 33, 4/126 Kurunegala Y v SL Air SC Katunayake 31 Jan 2020 FC
1/39, 9 Kurunegala Y v Negombo Maggona 12 Jan 2020 T20
2/26 Kurunegala Y v SL Air SC Colombo (SSC) 10 Jan 2020 T20
1/22 Kurunegala Y v KTC Colombo (NCC) 8 Jan 2020 T20
Profile

A left-arm spinner, Navin Kavikara has represented Sri Lanka Under-19s and Nugegoda Sports Club U-23s. He was impressive in his youth Test debut, taking four wickets against the Indians in Colombo. A fan of Sanath Jayasuriya, Kavikara was selected for the U-19 World Cup in Malaysia in 2008.
Cricinfo Staff February 2008

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Navin Kavikara, player portrait, February 2008

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