Ranasinghe Arachchige Suranga Lakmal
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March 10, 1987
Right-arm medium-fast Bowler
Sri Lanka, Tamil Unicorn, Bashnahire South, Matara Sports Club, and Athletic Club
Suranga Lakmal is a Sri Lankan International cricketer, who plays from the national team of Sri Lanka since 2009. He plays in all formats of the game and represents the Tamil Unicorn team in domestic cricket. He has captained the test squad of the national cricket team of Sri Lanka for a couple of years.
Suranga Lakmal is a right-armed medium-fast bowler, who occasionally bats as a lower-order right-handed batsman as well. He has played cricket in his school and college level before got selected for the under-19 Sri Lankan team at the beginning of his career. He got selected for an ODI in 2009 to begin his international cricket career against Indian. Then he made his test debut in 2010 and T20I debut in 2011 successfully and became a regular member of the national Sri Lankan.
His success rate in test format is comparatively higher than the rest two layouts of the international field. Suranga Lakmal is a lanky pacer who can bowl at high speed with properly skilled leaps and bounds. He was named in the team of Sri Lanka for 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup.
(as Compiled by Madhushree Das Ghosh)
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Debut Test Match: at R. Premadasa Stadium Vs West Indies on 23rd of November in 2010
Last Test Match: at St. George’s Park Stadium Vs South Africa on 21st of February in 2019
Debut ODI Match: at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium Vs India on 18th of December in 2009
Last ODI: at Dubai International Cricket Stadium Vs Bangladesh on 15th of September in 2018
Debut T20I Match: at County Ground Stadium Vs England on 25th of June in 2011
Last T20I Match: at The Wanderers Stadium Vs South Africa on 24th of March in 2018
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