Danushka Gunathilaka

Sri Lanka
Age
March 17, 1991 (30 years)
Role
All Rounder
Birth Place
Panadura
Batting Style
Left Handed
Nationality
Sri Lanka
Bowling Style
Off break

Danushka Gunathilaka is a 29-year-old left-handed batsman who has played international cricket for Sri Lanka.

ICC Rankings

Test ODI T20I
Batting
-
48
56
Bowling
-
-
-

Team played

Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI, Sri Lanka Emerging, Sri Lanka A, Sinhalese Sports Club, Sylhet Thunder, Sri Lanka Cricket Board President XI, Sri Lanka Under-23, Sri Lanka A Emerging Players, Southern Express, Kandy, Kandy Crusaders, Sri Lankans, Dambulla

Batting Career Summary

M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 50 4s 6s
ODI
44
43
1
1520
133
36.19
1747
87.01
2
11
163
20
T20I
29
29
0
568
57
19.59
467
121.63
0
3
61
14
Test
8
15
0
270
61
18
524
51.53
0
2
29
2
IPL
0
0
0
0
-
-
0
-
0
0
0
0

Bowling Career Summary

M Inn B Runs Wkts BBI Econ Avg SR 4W 5W 10W
ODI
44
22
402
371
8
3/48
5.54
46.38
50.25
0
0
0
T20I
29
11
118
147
6
2/3
7.47
24.5
19.67
0
0
0
Test
8
6
198
111
1
1/16
3.36
111
198
0
0
0
IPL
0
0
0
0
0
-
-
-
-
0
0
0

Test Career

Danushka has scored 299 runs in 8 Tests at 18.68. He played his first match against India in Galle on 26 July 2017. In a Test held in Colombo in July 2018, Sri Lanka batted first. Danushka scored 57 in a first-wicket partnership of 116 to set the platform for a score of 338. In reply, South Africa were bowled out for 124. In their second knock, the hosts scored 275/5 declared. Danushka made 61 in another century partnership for the first wicket. Sri Lanka bowled out South Africa for 290 in the fourth innings to win by 199 runs. Gunathilaka last appeared in a Test against New Zealand in Christchurch in December 2018.

ODI Career

Gunathilaka has scored 1249 runs in 38 ODI matches at 34.89. He has also taken 6 wickets at 49.33. He played his first game against the West Indies in Colombo in November 2015. Player of the Match Danushka played a match-winning 65 off 45 balls with 7 fours and 4 sixes on 31 December 2015 against New Zealand in Nelson to help chase down a target of 277 with 8 wickets in hand. In June 2016, Gunathilaka played a match-winning 63 against Ireland in Dublin. Danushka last appeared in an ODI against Pakistan in Karachi In October 2019.

T20I Career

Danushka has scored 473 runs in 24 matches at 20.56. He has also taken 5 wickets at 25.60. He played his first T20I against New Zealand in Mount Maunganui in January 2016. On 5 October 2019, he made 57 off 38 balls (his highest T20I score) against Pakistan in Lahore to propel Sri Lanka to 165/5 before they bowled out Pakistan for 101. Danushka last appeared in a T20I in a T20I against India in Pune in January 2020.

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