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Sunday, September 21, 2008

[Video] Shanuka Dissanayake 88* (85) Vs Wayamba 2007

Shanuka Dissanayake
Full name Dissanayake Mudiyanselage Gimhan Shanuka Dissanayake
Born May 10, 1977, Ragama
Current age 31 years 134 days
Major teams Basnahira North, Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

At 31 years of age Shanuka is somewhat of a veteran in the Sri Lankan domestic game.

Having played over ten years of 1st class cricket he is a cultured middle order batsman and a dominant off side player. His quickfire unbeaten 88 along with the contributions of Ruwin Peiris and Avishka Gunawardene ensured Bas. North posted a dominant total (298/6).


Basnahira North trounce Wayamba with all-round display

By Hilal


Fernando_15 said...

2.58 lmao,"that was a crack shot!"

Anonymous said...

thanks for that. his shots are not the most elegant but effective isn't it.? He is not in international standered in my opinion.

shortleg said...

thnx hilal. next please upload kapu's 60 against BN

Anonymous said...

this guy (Shanuka Dissanayake)is a superb all rounder, current season (2009)scored a magnifecent 120 against Moors SC. He bowles left arm leg spin and I wouls think he is an ideal candidate for the shorter version game both Twenty20 and Limited overs. He couls be one of the top bowlers who is most economical in the shorter verion of the game...

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