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Ruchira Perera

Batting style:
Left Handed bat
Bowling style:
Left-arm fast medium
Played for:
Sri Lanka
Roles played:
Bowler
Home country:
Sri Lanka
Born:
October 27, 1977, Colombo

Profile

Took 3 for 55 on his ODI debut against England at Perth during the 1998-99 Carlton and United Series and his wickets all came in his first spell.

Had to wait seven years between his second and third ODI caps, January 1999 to January 2006.

His List A one-day record includes an impressive strike rate of 29 balls per wicket and an average of 23.95.


Statistics

Show:
  Matches Innings Runs NO Avg. SR 100's 50's HS
Test 8 9 33 6 11 26.61 0 0 11*
ODI 19 7 8 2 1.6 44.44 0 0 4*
T20 2 2 0 2 - 0 0 0 0*
  Matches Innings Balls Runs Wickets BBI BBM Avg. Econ. 4w 5w 10w Extras
Test 8 14 1130 661 17 3/40 / 38.88 3.50 0 0 0 44
ODI 19 19 888 820 19 3/23 / 43.15 5.54 0 0 0 49
T20 2 2 42 77 0 0/28 / - 11 0 0 0 6
  Catches Stumpings Runouts
Test 2 0 0
ODI 2 0 2

Career

Span:
Test:
1999-2002
 
ODI:
1999-2007
 
T20:
2006-2006
Test
Debut:
Sri Lanka Vs India at Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo - Feb 24, 1999
Last played:
Sri Lanka Vs South Africa at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg - Nov 08, 2002
ODI
Debut:
Sri Lanka Vs England at W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth - Western Australia - Jan 29, 1999
Last played:
Sri Lanka Vs Pakistan at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi - May 20, 2007
T20
Debut:
Sri Lanka Vs England at The Rose Bowl, Southampton - Jun 15, 2006
Last played:
Sri Lanka Vs New Zealand at Eden Park, Auckland - Dec 26, 2006
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