Devapurage Shehan Madushanka Kumara or commonly as Shehan Madushanka (born 10 May 1995) is a professional Sri Lankan cricketer, who plays limited over internationals. He is a right handed batsman and a right arm fast medium bowler. He is a past pupil of Joseph's Vas College, Wennappuwa.
|Full name||Devapurage Shehan Madushanka Kumara|
|Born||10 May 1995|
Wennappuwa, Sri Lanka
|Bowling||Right arm fast-medium|
|Only ODI (cap 186)||27 January 2018 v Bangladesh|
|ODI shirt no.||20|
|T20I debut (cap 75)||15 February 2018 v Bangladesh|
|Last T20I||18 February 2018 v Bangladesh|
|T20I shirt no.||20|
|Domestic team information|
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 18 February 2018
In March 2018, he was named in Dambulla's squad for the 2017–18 Super Four Provincial Tournament. The following month, he was also named in Dambulla's squad for the 2018 Super Provincial One Day Tournament.
In January 2018, he was named in Sri Lanka's One Day International (ODI) squad for the 2017–18 Bangladesh Tri-Nation Series. He made his ODI debut for Sri Lanka against Bangladesh in the final of the tri-series on 27 January 2018. In the match, he became the fourth bowler and second Sri Lankan to take a hat-trick on debut in an ODI.
In February 2018, he was named in Sri Lanka's Twenty20 International (T20I) squad for their series against Bangladesh. He made his T20I debut for Sri Lanka against Bangladesh on 15 February 2018. In the second T20I, Madushanka took two early wickets in one over before sustained a hamstring injury and ruled out from bowling. Sri Lanka won the match and series very easily. However, with his injury, he missed out the Nidahas Trophy on March, and several other bilateral series.
In May 2018, he was one of 33 cricketers to be awarded a national contract by Sri Lanka Cricket ahead of the 2018–19 season. In December 2018, he was named in Sri Lanka team for the 2018 ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup.
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