ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Sri Lanka Team

2015 Sri Lanka Cricket Team Fixtures

Date Match Venue Result
Sat 14 Feb Sri Lanka vs New Zealand Match 1, Hagley Oval, Christchurch New Zealand 331/6 (50/50 ov); Sri Lanka 233 (46.1/50 ov) | New Zealand won by 98 runs
Sun 22 Feb Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan Match 12, University Oval, Dunedin Afghanistan 232 (49.4/50 ov); Sri Lanka 236/6 (48.2/50 ov) | Sri Lanka won by 4 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
Thur 26 Feb Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh Match 18, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne Sri Lanka 332/1 (50/50 ov); Bangladesh 240 (47/50 ov) | Sri Lanka won by 92 runs
Sun 1 Mar England vs Sri Lanka Match 22, Wellington Regional Stadium, Wellington England 309/6 (50/50 ov); Sri Lanka 312/1 (47.2/50 ov) | Sri Lanka won by 9 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
Sun 8 Mar Australia vs Sri Lanka Match 32, Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney Australia 376/9 (50/50 ov); Sri Lanka 312 (46.2/50 ov) | Australia won by 64 runs
Wed 11 Mar Sri Lanka vs Scotland Match 35, Bellerive Oval, Hobart Sri Lanka 363/9 (50/50 ov); Scotland 215 (43.1/50 ov) | Sri Lanka won by 148 runs
Wed 18 Mar South Africa v Sri Lanka 1st Quarter-Final at Sydney  

Sri Lanka Cricket Team 2015 Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR For Against
Sri Lanka 6 4 2 0 0 8 +0.371 1788/295.4 1703/300.0

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Sri Lanka Squad / Players

Angelo Mathews (captain)

  • Allrounder
  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm fast-medium bowler

Lahiru Thirimanne (Vice-captain)

  • Batsman
  • Left-hand bat
  • Right-arm medium-fast bowler

Dinesh Chandimal

  • Wicketkeeper
  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm offbreak bowler

Tillakaratne Dilshan

  • Allrounder
  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm offbreak bowler

Rangana Herath

  • Bowler
  • Left-hand bat
  • Slow left-arm orthodox bowler

Mahela Jayawardene

  • Batsman
  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm medium bowler

Dimuth Karunaratne

  • Opening batsman
  • Left-hand bat
  • Right-arm medium bowler

Nuwan Kulasekara

  • Bowler
  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm fast-medium bowler

Suranga Lakmal

  • Bowler
  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm fast-medium bowler

Lasith Malinga

  • Bowler
  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm fast bowler

Jeevan Mendis

  • Allrounder
  • Left-hand bat
  • Legbreak bowler

Thisara Perera

  • Allrounder
  • Left-hand bat
  • Right-arm medium-fast

Dhammika Prasad

  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm fast-medium bowler

Kumar Sangakkara (Wicketkeeper)

  • Wicketkeeper & batsman
  • Left-hand bat
  • Right-arm offbreak bowler

Sachithra Senanayake

  • Allrounder
  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm offbreak bowler
 

Sri Lanka Team Statistics in World Cup Session

Most Runs

Pos Player Innings Runs Avg Strike Rate 4s 6s
1 Sanath Jayasuriya  37 1165 34.26 90.66 120 27
2 Aravinda de Silva  32 1064 36.69 86.57 107 15
3 Kumar Sangakkara  28 991 45.05 78.71 90 7
4 Mahela Jayawardene  29 975 37.5 87.68 90 11
5 Arjuna Ranatunga  29 969 46.14 80.95 99 7
6 Tillakaratne Dilshan  18 717 47.8 91.11 76 6
7 Upul Tharanga  20 693 38.5 75.49 79 4
8 Roshan Mahanama  21 596 33.11 56.55 54 1
9 Marvan Atapattu  15 521 43.42 79.3 62 -
10 Asanka Gurusinha  17 488 28.71 61.85 34 13

High Scores

Pos Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Strike Rate VS
1 Aravinda de Silva  145 115 14 5 126.09 Kenya
2 Tillakaratne Dilshan  144 131 16 1 109.92 Zimbabwe
3 Upul Tharanga  133 141 17 - 94.33 Zimbabwe
4 Marvan Atapattu  124 129 18 - 96.12 South Africa
5 Sanath Jayasuriya  120 125 14 - 96 New Zealand
6 Sanath Jayasuriya  115 101 10 4 113.86 West Indies
7 Mahela Jayawardene  115 109 10 3 105.5 New Zealand
8 Kumar Sangakkara  111 128 12 2 86.72 New Zealand
9 Sanath Jayasuriya  109 87 7 7 125.29 Bangladesh
10 Tillakaratne Dilshan  108 115 10 2 93.91 England

Most Hundreds

Pos Player Matches Innings 100s Runs Highest Score
1 Sanath Jayasuriya  38 37 3 1165 120
2 Mahela Jayawardene  33 29 3 975 115
3 Aravinda de Silva  35 32 2 1064 145
4 Tillakaratne Dilshan  20 18 2 717 144
5 Upul Tharanga  20 20 2 693 133
6 Marvan Atapattu  15 15 2 521 124
7 Kumar Sangakkara  30 28 1 991 111

Most Wickets

Pos Player Match Balls Runs Wickets 4-FERS 5-FERS
1 Muttiah Muralitharan  40 2061 1335 68 4 -
2 Chaminda Vaas  31 1570 1040 49 1 1
3 Lasith Malinga  15 642 554 31 1 1
4 Sanath Jayasuriya  38 1315 1060 27 - -
5 Ashantha de Mel  9 542 449 18 - 2
6 Pramodya Wickramasinghe  17 817 625 16 - -
7 Aravinda de Silva  35 810 671 16 - -
8 Tillakaratne Dilshan  20 407 284 13 1 -
9 Dilhara Fernando  16 578 546 13 - -
10 Rumesh Ratnayake  9 534 437 12 - -

Most 5 Wicket Hauls

Pos Player Match Runs Wickets 5-FERS 4-FERS
1 Ashantha de Mel  9 449 18 2 -
2 Chaminda Vaas  31 1040 49 1 1
3 Lasith Malinga  15 554 31 1 1