Indika Gallage

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Indika Gallage
Personal information
Full name Indika Sanjeewa Gallage
Born (1975-11-22) 22 November 1975 (age 41)
Panadura, Sri Lanka
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
International information
National side
Only Test (cap 81) 18 November 1999 v Zimbabwe
ODI debut (cap 103) 19 December 1999 v Zimbabwe
Last ODI 11 February 2001 v New Zealand
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI
Matches 1 3
Runs scored 3 17
Batting average 3.00 17.00
100s/50s -/- -/-
Top score 3 14
Balls bowled 150 144
Wickets - 3
Bowling average - 38.33
5 wickets in innings - -
10 wickets in match - n/a
Best bowling - 2/42
Catches/stumpings -/- -/-
Source: Cricinfo, 9 February 2017

Indika Sanjeewa Gallage (born November 22, 1975, Panadura), or Indika Gallage, is a former Sri Lankan cricketer who played in one Test and 3 ODIs from 1999 to 2001. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm medium-fast bowler.[1]

International career[edit]

He has represented Sri Lanka at every level from Under-13s onward. In 1998 he toured with Sri Lanka in England. In 1999 he had a surprising year, in which, following his Commonwealth Games exploits in Kuala Lumpur the previous year, he played in Australia, Sharjah (in the Coca-Cola trophy) and Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, where he made his Test debut for his country.

After cricket[edit]

In 2016, he has now become an Australian citizen. He is an active club cricketer in Melbourne and works as a forklift driver.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Indika Gallage Cricinfo Profile". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 1 October 2016. 
  2. ^ "Indika Gallage - A forklift driver with a Test cap". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 1 October 2016. 

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