Kithuruwan Vithanage Profile

Kithuruwan Vithanage
Full Name: Kithuruwan Vithanage
Birth date: February 26, 1991
Age: 30
Birth Country: Sri Lanka
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Kithuruwan Vithanage, a February born is a Sri Lankan national and joined the national team in the year 2013. He was born on 26th February 1991. He is a left handed batsman and also bowls legbreak. He received his formal education at Royal College in Colombo. Kithuruwan has represented some major cricket teams like Sinhalese Sports Club, Sri Lanka Development Emerging Team, Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club, Royal College, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Basnahira and Sri Lanka Under 23s. Kithuruwan usually comes to the pitch in the middle order.

Vithanage used to play age level cricket on behalf of Sri Lanka and vice-captained the under-19 squad in the 2010 world cup. He was the 3rd highest scorer in 2009’s tour to Australia. His List A debut was on behalf of Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI versus Ruhuna in 6th February, 2010. His First Class debut was against Sinhalese Sports Club on 17th February 2011. He scored 105 off 175 balls faced. His Test debut was at Galle against Bangladesh on march 8th 2013. He debuted in One Day International versus Pakistan at Abu Dhabi in 2013. Kithuruwan’s T20 career started on 20th May 2014 at the Oval. He played against England and scored an odd 23 runs.

Kasun Disi Kithuruwan Vithanage was an integral part of the Tamil Union squad.

Recent matches

RunsWktsOppMatch DateScore
7 - Bengal Tigers16 Dec,2017 DT20
1 - New Zealand10 Jan,2016 IT20
0, 9 - New Zealand18 Dec,2015 TEST
22, 38 - New Zealand10 Dec,2015 TEST
1 - Pakistan30 Jul,2015 IT20
3, 34 - Pakistan25 Jun,2015 TEST
18, 1 0/21 Pakistan17 Jun,2015 TEST
0 - South Korea30 Sep,2014 IT20
5, 11 0/10 Pakistan06 Aug,2014 TEST
13, 7 0/17, 0/12 South Africa24 Jul,2014 TEST

Statistictics by year

Batting Statistics

 MatRunsHSAve100s50s
TEST 1037010326.4311
ODI 6752715.0000
IT20 4403813.3300

Bowling Statistics

 MatOversRunsWktsAve
TEST 10291331133.00
ODI 62170-
IT20 5000-

Last Series Played

T10 League 2017
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka T20 Series 2016
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka Test Series 2015
Sri Lanka vs West Indies T20 Series 2015
Sri Lanka vs Pakistan T20 Series 2015
Team Squad
Ramesh Mendis Dhananjaya de Silva
Lakshan Sandakan Avishka Fernando
Binura Fernando Lahiru Kumara
Wanindu Hasaranga Ashen Bandara
Pathum Nissanka Shiran Fernando

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