Muthumudalige Pushpakumara

Muthumudalige Pushpakumara (born 26 September 1981) is a Sri Lankan international cricketer. A left-handed batsman and right-arm off break bowler.

Muthumudalige Pushpakumara
මුතුමුදලිගේ පුෂ්පකුමාර
Personal information
Full nameMuthumudalige Pushpakumara
Born (1981-09-26) 26 September 1981 (age 38)
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Height5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
BattingLeft-handed
BowlingRight-arm off break
International information
National side
ODI debut (cap 142)27 December 2009 v India
Last ODI5 January 2010 v India
Only T20I (cap 32)9 December 2009 v India
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2008–09Basnahira North
2007–presentTamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club
2000–2007Colts Cricket Club
Career statistics
Competition ODI T20I FC LA
Matches 3 1 102 95
Runs scored 7 3866 1176
Batting average 28.42 21.00
100s/50s 0/0 4/24 0/4
Top score 7* 114 55
Balls bowled 30 18 11931 3463
Wickets 0 1 246 90
Bowling average 27.00 25.22 26.81
5 wickets in innings 0 0 5 0
10 wickets in match n/a n/a 0 n/a
Best bowling 0/21 1/27 6/62 3/10
Catches/stumpings 0/– 1/– 109/1 44/–
Source: [1], 10 January 2010

International careerEdit

He made his One Day International (ODI) debut in late 2009 against India, which was abandoned because of dangerous pitch.[1] Pushpakumara made his only T20I appearance in the same tour in India, where Sri Lanka won the match by 29 runs.[2]

NotesEdit

  1. ^ "Match abandoned because of dangerous pitch". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 11 March 2017.
  2. ^ "Sri Lanka tour of India, 1st T20I: India v Sri Lanka at Nagpur, Dec 9, 2009". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 11 March 2017.

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