Kapila Wijegunawardene

Kapila Indaka Weerakkody Wijegunawardene (born November 23, 1964, Colombo) is a former Sri Lankan cricketer who played in 2 Tests and 26 ODIs from 1988 to 1992. He is the 50th Test cap for Sri Lanka.

Kapila Wijegunawardene
කපිල විජේගුණවර්ධන
Personal information
Full nameKapila Indaka Weerakkody Wijegunawardene
Born (1964-11-23) 23 November 1964 (age 55)
Colombo, Sri Lanka
BattingRight-hand bat
BowlingRight-arm fast-medium
RoleBowler
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 50)22 August 1991 v England
Last Test2 January 1992 v Pakistan
ODI debut (cap 55)27 October 1988 v Pakistan
Last ODI15 March 1992 v Pakistan
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
1988/89–1991/92Colombo Cricket Club
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC LA
Matches 2 26 51 35
Runs scored 14 20 374 74
Batting average 4.66 2.85 11.68 4.93
100s/50s –/– –/– –/– –/–
Top score 6* 8* 34 27
Balls bowled 364 1186 6885 1618
Wickets 7 25 158 32
Bowling average 21.00 39.44 24.18 41.31
5 wickets in innings 7
10 wickets in match n/a 1 n/a
Best bowling 4/51 4/49 7/28 4/49
Catches/stumpings –/– 3/– 22/– 9/–
Source: Cricinfo, 21 July 2012