Dilruwan Perera

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Dilruwan Perera
Personal information
Full name Mahawaduge Dilruwan Kamalaneth Perera
Born (1982-07-22) 22 July 1982 (age 33)
Panadura, Sri Lanka
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right arm off spin
Role All-rounder
International information
National side
Test debut 17 January 2014 v Pakistan
Last Test 17-21 June 2015 v Pakistan
ODI debut (cap 133) 13 October 2007 v England
Last ODI 16 December 2014 v England
T20I debut 6 August 2011 v Australia
Last T20I 25 November 2011 v Pakistan
Domestic team information
Years Team
2000/01–03/04 Panadura Sports Club
2004/05 Chilaw Marians Cricket Club
2005/06–06/07 Panadura Sports Club
2007/08–present Colts Cricket Club
Career statistics
Competition Test ODIs T20I
Matches 8 5 3
Runs scored 143 44 1
Batting average 11.91 11.00 0.50
100s/50s 0/1 0/0 0/0
Top score 95 30 1
Balls bowled 2384 96 60
Wickets 40 2 3
Bowling average 30.90 40.50 24.00
5 wickets in innings 3 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling 5/69 1/17 3/26
Catches/stumpings 5/– 0/– 0/–
Source: ESPN Cricinfo, 21 June 2015

Mahawaduge Dilruwan Kamalaneth Perera (born July 22, 1982, Panadura) is a Sri Lankan international cricketer. He plays domestically for the Colts Cricket Club. An allrounder, Perera is a right-arm offbreak bowler and right-handed batsman. In 2004 he represented Sri Lanka at the Hong Kong Sixes competition.

On 13 October 2007 Perera made his ODI debut against England in Colombo. Opening the batting, he scored 30.

On 16 January 2014 he made his test debut against Pakistan at Sharjah. Coming in to bat at number 8, he was the top scorer in Sri Lanka's 1st innings with 95.

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Test 5 wicket hauls[edit]

# Figures Match Opponent Venue City Country Year
1 5/109 2  Bangladesh Shere Banga Dhaka Bangladesh 2014
2 5/69 5  South Africa SSC Colombo Sri Lanka 2014
3 5/137 6  Pakistan Galle International Stadium Galle Sri Lanka 2014

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