Dulip Liyanage

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Dulip Liyanage
Cricket information
Batting style Left-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
Career statistics
Competition Tests ODIs
Matches 9 16
Runs scored 69 144
Batting average 7.66 16.00
100s/50s -/- -/-
Top score 23 43
Balls bowled 1355 642
Wickets 17 10
Bowling average 39.17 51.00
5 wickets in innings - -
10 wickets in match - n/a
Best bowling 4/56 3/49
Catches/stumpings -/- 6/-
Source: [1], 9 February 2006

Dulip Kapila Liyanage (born June 6, 1972 in Kalutara)he studied at the Kalutara Vidyalaya, he is a Sri Lankan cricketer. He is a left-handed batsman and a right-arm medium-fast bowler.

Liyanage made his Test debut in the same Test as Muttiah Muralitharan in 1992-93, and when bowling, captured the wicket of Tom Moody with his third ball. He went wicketless during the summers against India in 1993-94, and didn't return until 1997. Following this he played in several One-day internationals before injury in Pakistan ruled him out again.

Dulip continued to dominate in 1st Class Cricket representing Colts Cricket Club in Colombo, Sri Lanka as an attacking All-Rounder, which earned him the opportunity of representing Sri Lanka in Hong Kong International Cricket Sixes tournament(2003) as Captain/Manager.

In the 2006/07 Australian season, Dulip was contracted as a coach/player at the East Ivanhoe Saints Cricket Club in Victoria. Dulip now plays and coaches the Preston Druids Cricket Club

Being an ECB and Australia Level-2 accredited qualified coach, Dulip is currently associated with Cricket Victoria and Parade College in a coaching capacity. Dulip is currently running own academy ( DLCA) in Melbourne.