Dinesh Chandimal Profile

Dinesh Chandimal
Full Name: Dinesh Chandimal
Birth date: November 18, 1989
Age: 31
Hometown: Balapitiya
City: Balapitiya
Birth Country: Sri Lanka
Batting Style: Right Hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right Arm offbreak
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Dinesh Chandimal is a Sri Lankan player born in 1989. A right handed batsman also represents his team being a wicket keeper and currently is a skipper of Sri Lankan team for T20 format. Apart from playing for Sri Lanka, he also plays domestic cricket for Nondescripts Cricket Club. Dinesh got a call for his first Test match in 2011 against South Africa. He gave his crucial role in Sri Lankan’s first win in South Africa through 2 fifties. He has played just 7 Test games and has added nearly 600 runs in his score card with an average of 58. He has made 2 tons and 4 fifties. His maiden Test century came in 2013 against Bangladesh and scored 116 (not out) and set this figure as his best score but couldn’t save the game from being drawn. Behind the stumps, he has taken 10 catches and has done 4 stumpings. As far as ODI format is concerned, he made his debut in 2010 against Zimbabwe in which he scored just 10 runs (not out). He has given his contribution in 55 ODI games as yet and has scored around 1400 runs with an average of 34 including 2 tons and 9 fifties. As a wicket-keeper, he has caught the ball 22 times and has done 1 stumping behind the stumps. He scored his first ODI ton in 2010 against India and scored 111 runs and at present this figure is his top score. Chandimal has also enjoyed T20 games. He made his debut in 2010 ICC World T20 against New Zealand. He became the member of Rajasthan Royals for IPL 2012.

Recent matches

RunsWktsOppMatch DateScore
6 - Ireland20 Oct,2021 IT20
5 - Namibia18 Oct,2021 IT20
18 - Oman09 Oct,2021 IT20
0 - Oman07 Oct,2021 IT20
5 - South Africa12 Sep,2021 IT20
66 - South Africa10 Sep,2021 IT20
9 - South Africa07 Sep,2021 ODI
44, 10 - West Indies29 Mar,2021 TEST
4, 4 - West Indies21 Mar,2021 TEST
16 - West Indies14 Mar,2021 ODI

Statistictics by year

Batting Statistics

 MatRunsHSAve100s50s
TEST 62415816439.981120
ODI 128291111129.70217
IT20 6410828321.2207

Bowling Statistics

 MatOversRunsWktsAve
TEST 62000-
ODI 129000-
IT20 653.51427.00

Recent Awards

Last Series Played

T20 World Cup 2021 Schedule
Oman vs Sri Lanka T20 Series 2021
Sri Lanka vs South Africa T20 Series 2021
Sri Lanka vs South Africa ODI Series 2021
Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh Test Series 2021
Team Squad
Dhananjaya de Silva Maheesh Theekshana
Dushmantha Chameera Bhanuka Rajapaksa
Pathum Nissanka Nuwan Pradeep
Lahiru Madushanka Praveen Jayawickrama
Charith Asalanka Kusal Janith Perera

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