Maduka Liyanapathiranage      

Full name Maduka Ayeshmantha Liyanapathiranage

Born January 4, 1992, Colombo

Current age 29 years 24 days

Major teams Burgher Recreation Club, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Colombo Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI, Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 3 in

Education Lumbini College, Colombo

Maduka Ayeshmantha Liyanapathiranage
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 78 120 10 2185 115* 19.86 4313 50.66 1 7 257 22 63 0
List A 50 40 10 612 80* 20.40 1086 56.35 0 3 47 12 12 0
T20s 39 32 7 246 29 9.84 248 99.19 0 0 24 5 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 78 140 13508 6799 282 9/142 12/147 24.10 3.01 47.9 10 16 4
List A 50 48 2095 1498 59 4/17 4/17 25.38 4.29 35.5 2 0 0
T20s 39 36 678 845 23 3/4 3/4 36.73 7.47 29.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (Burgher), Feb 17-19, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Negombo Cricket Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Colts), Aug 22-24, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Army Sports Club at Katunayake, Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Sinhalese Sports Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (NCC), Dec 28, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Ruhuna v Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI at Kandy, Feb 24, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Nondescripts Cricket Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Katunayake, Jan 12, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4, 6/54, 0 Tamil Union v Negombo Colombo (Colts) 22 Aug 2020 FC
1/22, 5, 2/30, 6 Tamil Union v Moors Moratuwa 16 Aug 2020 FC
1/22, 25, 2/51 Tamil Union v Sinhalese Colombo (NCC) 10 Aug 2020 FC
1/31, 10, 1/11 Tamil Union v Badureliya Dambulla 14 Mar 2020 FC
2/65, 21, 2/90 Tamil Union v Nondescripts Colombo (NCC) 28 Feb 2020 FC
38, 2/146 Tamil Union v Ragama Colombo (NCC) 21 Feb 2020 FC
1/65, 39*, 0/51 Tamil Union v Lankan CC Colombo (CCC) 16 Feb 2020 FC
34, 3/99, 14, 1/38 Tamil Union v Chilaw Colombo (PSS) 7 Feb 2020 FC
1/69, 26, 3/51 Tamil Union v Saracens Colombo (PSS) 31 Jan 2020 FC
1, 1/26 Tamil Union v Nondescripts Katunayake 12 Jan 2020 T20
Profile

An offspinner, Maduka Liyanapathiranage was selected for the 2010 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand as one of the team's key spinners. He had a good series against Pakistan U-19 in December 2009, including a four-wicket haul. He compares his style to Ajantha Mendis. He has ambitions of being an accountant if he cannot make it as a professional cricketer.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Maduka Liyanapathiranage, player portrait

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