Pulina Tharanga      

Full name Desenthuwa Handi Ashan Pulina Tharanga

Born January 23, 1993, Galle

Current age 28 years 0 days

Major teams Dambulla Viiking, Singha Sports Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Sri Devananda College, Ambalangoda

Desenthuwa Handi Ashan Pulina Tharanga
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 58 82 12 1744 101* 24.91 3065 56.90 1 6 178 25 31 0
List A 35 29 6 489 76* 21.26 680 71.91 0 4 39 6 13 0
T20s 40 31 7 539 59* 22.45 438 123.05 0 2 31 19 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 58 57 1865 1250 31 3/11 6/100 40.32 4.02 60.1 0 0 0
List A 35 20 605 444 19 4/16 4/16 23.36 4.40 31.8 1 0 0
T20s 40 26 391 470 30 3/4 3/4 15.66 7.21 13.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Singha Sports Club v Sri Lanka Army at Galle, Apr 1-3, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Aug 25-27, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club v Saracens Sports Club at Colombo (PSS), Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Nondescripts Cricket Club v Chilaw Marians Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Dec 31, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Apr 1, 2015 scorecard
Last T20s Colombo Kings v Dambulla Viiking at Hambantota, Dec 11, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/24 Viiking v Kings Hambantota 11 Dec 2020 T20
4, 2/31 Viiking v Kings Hambantota 1 Dec 2020 T20
1/57, 34, 0/6 Chilaw v Col CC Colombo (SSC) 25 Aug 2020 FC
1/24, 15, 1/24 Chilaw v Colts Colombo (SSC) 20 Aug 2020 FC
41, 1/31, 23, 0/21 Chilaw v SL Army Colombo (PSS) 15 Aug 2020 FC
40, 0, 2/32 Chilaw v Burgher Colombo (CCC) 10 Aug 2020 FC
18 Chilaw v Lankan CC Colombo (CCC) 14 Mar 2020 FC
1/21, 25 Chilaw v Saracens Galle 6 Mar 2020 FC
0/11, 44, 0/15, 4 Chilaw v Ragama Colombo (Moors) 28 Feb 2020 FC
18, 0/13, 17, 0/3 Chilaw v Badureliya Katunayake 21 Feb 2020 FC
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Aug 15, 2012

Pulina Tharanga remained unbeaten on 50, Sri Lanka v South Africa, Group D, ICC Under-19 World Cup 2012, Brisbane, August 15, 2012

Pulina Tharanga remained unbeaten on 50

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Aug 15, 2012

Pulina Tharanga plays a shot on the off side, Sri Lanka v South Africa, Group D, ICC Under-19 World Cup 2012, Brisbane, August 15, 2012

Pulina Tharanga plays a shot on the off side

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