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Sahan Wijeratne      

Full name Mahamandige Sahan Rangana Wijeratne

Born August 27, 1984, Colombo

Current age 35 years 353 days

Major teams Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Moors Sports Club, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Academy XI, Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI, Sri Lanka Schools XI, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 8 in

Education Prince of Wales College, Moratuwa

Mahamandige Sahan Rangana Wijeratne
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 109 189 20 4636 156 27.43 9846 47.08 6 24 54 0
List A 69 59 8 1414 91 27.72 2482 56.97 0 8 27 0
T20s 13 11 3 267 74* 33.37 245 108.97 0 1 19 4 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 109 1607 1001 19 2/4 52.68 3.73 84.5 0 0 0
List A 69 823 623 18 3/34 3/34 34.61 4.54 45.7 0 0 0
T20s 13 6 84 133 5 5/21 5/21 26.60 9.50 16.8 0 1 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Moors Sports Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Burgher), Jan 26-28, 2018 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A Tincomalee District v Ampara District at Colombo (Burgher), Mar 25, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Nondescripts Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Oct 16, 2005 scorecard
Last T20s Colts Cricket Club v Badureliya Sports Club at Colombo (NCC), Jan 20, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1, 0/0, 0, 0/5 Moors v Tamil Union Colombo (Burgher) 26 Jan 2018 FC
2, 2/97, 0 Moors v Sinhalese Colombo (SSC) 19 Jan 2018 FC
4, 17, 0/4 Moors v Bloomfield Colombo (Bloomfield) 28 Dec 2017 FC
45 Moors v Col CC Colombo (CCC) 15 Dec 2017 FC
0/24, 43, 1/20 Moors v Saracens Colombo (Moors) 8 Dec 2017 FC
21 Ampara v Tincomalee Colombo (Burgher) 25 Mar 2017 LA
4 Ampara v Batticaloa Colombo (Burgher) 22 Mar 2017 LA
30* Ampara v Tincomalee Colombo (Burgher) 18 Mar 2017 LA
27 Ampara v Batticaloa Colombo (Burgher) 15 Mar 2017 LA
0/10, 42, 0/23 Badureliya v Burgher Moratuwa 5 Feb 2017 FC
Profile

Sahan Wijeratne is a player who unfortunately didn't get much attention of the selectors after a brilliant performance at the School level. He captained Sri Lanka under 17 in 2001in the Asia cup held in Bangladesh. He also captained SL under 19 in 2003 and captained Chilaw Marians and Baduraliya CC in the premier club tournament. Sahan was one of the two outstanding schoolboy cricketers along with Dhammika Prasad selected by the Sri Lanka cricket to play in the Middlesex league in 2002 as a scholarship. Representing Chilaw Marians he scored a carrier best 234 against Bloomfield in the under 23 tournament in 2003.

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Sep 8, 2004

Sahan Wijeratne

Sahan Wijeratne

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Nov 14, 2001

Portrait of Sahan Wijeratne, 2001

Portrait of Sahan Wijeratne, 2001

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Sahan Wijeratne

Sahan Wijeratne

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