Chamila Gamage

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Chamila Gamage
Personal information
Full name Materba Kanatha Gamage Chamila Premanath Lakshitha
Born January 4, 1979 (1979-01-04) (age 38)
Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
Role Bowler
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 90) 28 July 2002 v Bangladesh
Last Test 15 November 2002 v South Africa
ODI debut (cap 111) 4 August 2002 v Bangladesh
Last ODI 21 January 2003 v Australia
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI
Matches 2 7
Runs scored 42 7
Batting average 14.00 7.00
100s/50s -/- -/-
Top score 40 4
Balls bowled 288 300
Wickets 5 8
Bowling average 31.60 31.75
5 wickets in innings - -
10 wickets in match - n/a
Best bowling 2/33 2/34
Catches/stumpings 1/- -/-
Source: Cricinfo, 9 February 2017

Materba Kanatha Gamage Chamila Premanath Lakshitha (born January 4, 1979 in Unawatuna), or Chamila Gamage, is a former Sri Lankan cricketer, who played 2 Tests and 7 ODIs in early 2000s. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm fast-medium bowler.[1] He is a past student of Richmond College, Galle.

International career[edit]

Gamage, who started his international career in July 2002 against Bangladesh, made an immediate impact in international cricket, taking a wicket with his first ever delivery in Test cricket.[2]

He continued to play in three ensuing One Day Internationals for Sri Lanka, and when batting, has top-scored (in the same match) with 40. He last international appearance was an ODI against Australia in 2003.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Player Profile: Chamila Gamage". CricketArchive. Retrieved 2010-01-27. 
  2. ^ a b "Player Profile: Chamila Gamage". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2010-01-27. 

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