Shehan Jayasuriya

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Shehan Jayasuriya
ශෙහාන් ජයසූරිය
Personal information
Full name Gampalage Shehan Naveendra De Fonseka Gunawarna Jayasuriya
Born (1991-09-12) 12 September 1991 (age 26)
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Batting left handed
Bowling Right-arm offbreak
Role Batting All-rounder
International information
National side
ODI debut (cap 167) 1 November 2015 v West Indies
Last ODI 23 November 2016 v West Indies
ODI shirt no. 31
T20I debut (cap 57) 1 August 2015 v Pakistan
Last T20I 17 March 2016 v Afghanistan
Domestic team information
Years Team
Chilaw Marians Cricket Club
Chittagong Kings
Kandurata Maroons
Moors Sports Club
Police Sports Club
Sri Lanka Under-19s
Sri Lanka Under-23s
2017-present Khulna Titans
Career statistics
Competition ODI T20I FC LA
Matches 6 10 38 54
Runs scored 51 156 2,475 1,636
Batting average 17.00 17.33 39.91 32.72
100s/50s -/- -/- 4/17 3/11
Top score 31 40 195 114
Balls bowled 96 95 3,691 1,890
Wickets 1 3 85 44
Bowling average 89.00 45.66 26.72 31.13
5 wickets in innings 0 0 6 1
10 wickets in match 0 0 n/a 0
Best bowling 1/15 1/37 6/72 5/52
Catches/stumpings 1/– 2/– 24/- 20/-
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 23 November 2016

Gampalage Shehan Naveendra De Fonseka Gunawarna Jayasuriya, or commonly Shehan Jayasuriya (born 12 September 1991), is a professional Sri Lankan cricketer, who plays for limited over formats. He is a quick-scoring left-handed batsman and a useful part-time right-arm off-break bowler who plays for Moors Sports Club. He was born in Colombo. He is a past student of Prince of Wales College, Moratuwa.

Domestic career[edit]

Jayasuriya made his debut against Moratuwa Sports Club, against whom he scored a half century in the only innings in which he batted. He followed this up in his next match with another half century, in a convincing victory.

International career[edit]

He made his Twenty20 International debut for Sri Lanka against Pakistan on 1 August 2015.[1] He scored 40 runs off 32 balls including 3 fours and 2 sixes on his debut and took his first international wicket by bowling Shahid Afridi out. However, the match ended with a defeat for Sri Lanka. He made his One Day International debut for Sri Lanka against the West Indies on 1 November 2015, he got out for nought in his first innings, bowled by Sunil Narine. [2]

Shehan Jayasuriya
Medal record
Men's Cricket
Representing  Sri Lanka
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 2014 Incheon Team

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I: Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS), Aug 1, 2015". ESPNcricinfo. ESPN Sports Media. 1 August 2015. Retrieved 1 August 2015. 
  2. ^ "West Indies tour of Sri Lanka, 1st ODI: Sri Lanka v West Indies at Colombo (RPS), Nov 1, 2015". ESPNcricinfo. ESPN Sports Media. 1 November 2015. Retrieved 1 November 2015. 

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