Oshada Fernando

Sri Lanka
Age
April 15, 1992 (29 years)
Role
Batsman
Birth Place
Colombo
Batting Style
Right Handed
Nationality
Sri Lanka
Bowling Style
Leg break

Oshada Fernando is a 28-year-old right-handed batsman who has represented Sri Lanka in international cricket.

ICC Rankings

Test ODI T20I
Batting
59
-
-
Bowling
-
-
-

Team played

Sri Lanka, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Lankan Cricket Club, Moors Sports Club, Sinhalese Sports Club, Galle, Kurunegala Warriors, Sri Lankan XI, Sri Lankans, Kandy District, Dambulla

Batting Career Summary

M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 50 4s 6s
ODI
7
7
0
130
49
18.57
206
63.11
0
0
15
2
T20I
5
5
1
109
78*
27.25
87
125.29
0
1
11
3
Test
11
18
3
656
102
43.73
1379
47.57
1
5
74
3
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
7
1
12
16
0
-
8
-
-
0
0
0
T20I
5
0
0
0
0
-
-
-
-
0
0
0
Test
11
3
18
19
0
-
6.33
-
-
0
0
0
IPL
0
0
0
0
0
-
-
-
-
0
0
0

Test Career

Oshada has scored 393 runs in 3 Test matches at 43.86. Opening the innings, Fernando scored 19 and 37 in his debut Test against South Africa in Durban on 13 February 2019. In that match, South Africa batted first and scored 235 before dismissing Sri Lanka for 191. The hosts scored 259 in the second innings and Sri Lanka chased down the target of 304 with one wicket to spare. During his second innings, Oshada shared a 58-run partnership for the 4th wicket with Kusal Perera. In the next match in Port Elizabeth, Oshada who scored a duck in the first innings led a brilliant chase of 197 in the second. In that match, South Africa batted first and scored 222. Sri Lanka were dismissed in their own first innings for 154, giving South Africa a handy first-innings lead of 68 runs. However, in their second knock, the hosts were skittled out for 128, leaving Sri Lanka 197 to get to win the match. The visitors got off to a bad start, losing two wickets with only 34 runs on the board. Batting at number 3, Oshada scored 75 in an unbeaten partnership of 163 with BKG Mendis to ensure Sri Lanka’s two-wicket victory. Fernando registered his first Test ton (102) against Pakistan in Karachi in December 2019, though in a lost cause. In his last Test match against Zimbabwe in Harare in January 2020, Oshada scored 44 and 47 in a drawn game.

ODI Career

Oshada has played 6 ODIs and scored 128 runs at 21.33. He scored 49 in his first match against South Africa in Johannesburg on 3 March 2019. Batting at number 4, Oshada had helped Sri Lanka to a score of 231 before the hosts chased down the target with 8 wickets and 67 balls to spare. In the next game held at Centurion three days later, Sri Lanka were bowled out for 138 while chasing 252 to win. Oshada became the team’s top scorer with 31. Batting at number 4, Oshada shared a 40-run partnership for the 4th wicket with Kusal Mendis. He scored 25 in another losing cause in Durban on 10 March. Batting first, South Africa scored 331/5. In a rain-hit game in which the Sri Lankan innings was curtailed to 21 overs, the visitors scored 121/5. South Africa won the game by 71 runs by the D/L method. Oshada Fernando last appeared in an ODI against Pakistan in Karachi in September 2019.

T20I Career

Oshada has scored 109 runs in 6 T20I games at 27.25. In his first match against Pakistan in Lahore on 9 October 2019, Oshada scored an unbeaten 78 off 48 balls, with 8 fours and 3 sixes. Batting at number 5, Oshada helped propel Sri Lanka to a first innings score of 147/7. In reply, Pakistan were restricted to 134/6. During his knock, Oshada shared a 76-run partnership with Sri Lanka skipper Dasun Shanaka. Oshada Fernando last appeared in a T20I against India in Pune in January 2020.