Angelo Mathews      

Full name Angelo Davis Mathews

Born June 2, 1987, Colombo

Current age 33 years 184 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Basnahira Greens, Basnahira North, Brothers Union, Colombo Kings, Colts Cricket Club, Combined Provinces, Delhi Daredevils, Kolkata Knight Riders, Pune Warriors, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Education St. Joseph's College, Colombo

Angelo Davis Mathews
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 86 154 22 5981 200* 45.31 12299 48.62 10 35 633 61 68 0
ODIs 217 187 48 5830 139* 41.94 6997 83.32 3 40 461 89 53 0
T20Is 75 60 18 1119 81* 26.64 943 118.66 0 5 72 38 23 0
First-class 128 218 31 9063 270 48.46 17988 50.38 20 47 944 102 99 0
List A 276 240 58 7139 139* 39.22 8822 80.92 4 51 81 0
T20s 159 135 35 2512 81* 25.12 2090 120.19 0 9 178 80 56 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 86 81 3876 1745 33 4/44 4/60 52.87 2.70 117.4 1 0 0
ODIs 217 158 5191 4003 120 6/20 6/20 33.35 4.62 43.2 2 1 0
T20Is 75 60 1023 1181 38 3/16 3/16 31.07 6.92 26.9 0 0 0
First-class 128 132 6467 2927 63 5/47 5/62 46.46 2.71 102.6 1 1 0
List A 276 6132 4670 151 6/20 6/20 30.92 4.56 40.6 3 1 0
T20s 159 122 2115 2627 81 4/19 4/19 32.43 7.45 26.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Galle, Jul 4-7, 2009 scorecard
Last Test Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare, Jan 27-31, 2020 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare, Nov 28, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v West Indies at Pallekele, Mar 1, 2020 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v Sri Lanka at Nottingham, Jun 8, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v West Indies at Pallekele, Mar 6, 2020 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Colts), Nov 10-12, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Nondescripts Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (CCC), Aug 25-27, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Under-23s v New Zealand A at Colombo (Police), Sep 16, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v West Indies at Pallekele, Mar 1, 2020 scorecard
T20s debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Feb 28, 2007 scorecard
Last T20s Colombo Kings v Dambulla Viiking at Hambantota, Dec 1, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/14, 11 Kings v Viiking Hambantota 1 Dec 2020 T20
- Kings v Gladiators Hambantota 28 Nov 2020 T20
0/26, 2 Kings v Tuskers Hambantota 26 Nov 2020 T20
52, 30* Colts v Nondescripts Colombo (CCC) 25 Aug 2020 FC
0, 13 Colts v Chilaw Colombo (SSC) 20 Aug 2020 FC
22, 18 Colts v Ragama Colombo (CCC) 15 Aug 2020 FC
173* Colts v Saracens Colombo (PSS) 10 Aug 2020 FC
23, 1/26 Sri Lanka v West Indies Pallekele 6 Mar 2020 T20I # 1078
0/16, 10 Sri Lanka v West Indies Pallekele 4 Mar 2020 T20I # 1075
12, 4/59 Sri Lanka v West Indies Pallekele 1 Mar 2020 ODI # 4250
Profile

A robust batting technique, nagging consistency with the ball, and athleticism in the field, all set off by an imperturbable temperament, have made Angelo Mathews one of Sri Lanka's most prized assets and a figure on which the team hangs many hopes. He has risen quickly since earning wide acclaim with an acrobatic save in the 2009 World Twenty20, and in February 2013, became Sri Lanka's youngest ever Test captain at 25, after having been groomed for the post for two years.

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Nov 25, 2020

Angelo Mathews in the nets, Lanka Premier League (LPL), November 25, 2020

Angelo Mathews in the nets

© LPL

Nov 22, 2020

Angelo Mathews hauls his luggage upon arrival, LPL 2020, Hambantota, November 22, 2020

Angelo Mathews hauls his luggage upon arrival

© SLC

Mar 1, 2020

Angelo Mathews is a key figure for his team, Sri Lanka v West Indies, 3rd ODI, Pallekele, March 1, 2020

Angelo Mathews is a key figure for Sri Lanka

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2015