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Lakshan Sandakan

Lakshan Sandakan

Sri Lankan
Player Info
Date of Birth 10 June 1991
Place of Birth Ragama, Sri Lanka
Career August 2016 - Active
Role Bowler

Batting & Fielding Statistics

Mat Inns No Runs HS Avg BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Career 28 17 5 46 8* 3.83 118 38.98 0 0 2 0 7 0

Bowling Statistics

Mat Inns Balls Runs WKTS BBM Avg Econ SR 4W 5W
Career 28 26 1,256 1,341 25 4/52 53.64 6.40 50.24 1 0


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1. Took an aggregate of 7 for 107 against Australia in a Test in 2016, which are the best figures on debut for a left-arm wrist-spinner.

2. Made his T20I debut against South Africa in January 2017 and got a wicket off the first ball, the only Sri Lankan to achieve the feat to date.

3. Topped the domestic wicket-takers charts in the 2013-14 and 2015-16 season.

4. Playing in his first ICC CT

5. ODI debut against Australia at Colombo in 2016

6. Having topped the domestic wicket-taker’s list twice in three seasons, he was rewarded with an A-team tour of England in 2016

7. He took his first ODI wicket with just his sixth delivery, having Matthew Wade caught at short mid-wicket

8. On Test debut, he took 7-107 in the match against Australia at Pallekele, the best debut figures for a Chinaman bowler in Test history