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Niroshan Dickwella

Niroshan Dickwella

Sri Lankan
Player Info
Date of Birth 23 June 1993
Place of Birth Kandy, Sri Lanka
Career November 2014 - Active
Role Wicketkeeper

Batting & Fielding Statistics

Mat Inns No Runs HS Avg BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Career 44 41 1 1299 116 32.47 1417 91.67 2 6 153 8 30 6

Bowling Statistics

Mat Inns Balls Runs WKTS BBM Avg Econ SR 4W 5W
Career 44 4 106 124 3 3/15 41.33 7.01 35.33 0 0

News

Profile

1. Was named man of the series after he scored a total of 133 runs from three games in a T20I series in South Africa to help his side claim the series 2-1.

2. Won Sri Lanka’s Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year award in 2012 for scoring over 1,000 runs the previous season and captaining Trinity College to the national championship.

3. Got a call up to the Test side in 2014 after scoring consistently for the Nondescripts Cricket Club at the first-class level.

4. Playing in his first ICC CT

5. ODI debut against India at Ranchi in 2014

6. He won Sri Lanka's Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year award in 2012, having hit over 1000 runs in the previous season, and having led Trinity College to the national championship

7. He was called back from an A tour in England in July 2014, to take Chandimal's place in the national squad

8. He struck 94 in just his fourth ODI innings – against the West Indies at Bulawayo in November 2016 and followed with two half-centuries in the series in South Africa