Nilakshi De Silva

The 30-year-old made her international debut for Sri Lanka against New Zealand in the ICC Champions Trophy 2015. She was the leading wicket-taker for Sri Lanka in the 2018 Asia Cup with seven dismissals in five matches. She was also a part of the World T20 2018 campaign in the Carribean.

Full name Nishanka Nilakshi Damayanthi de Silva

Born September 27, 1989, Panadura

Major teams Colts Cricket Club Women, Sri Lanka Army Sports Club Women, Sri Lanka Cricket Women’s XI, Sri Lanka Women, Western Province Women (Sri Lanka)

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm slow-medium

Height 5 ft 4 in

Education St. Anthony’s Girls’ College, Panadura

 

Nilakshi De Silva. Women's T20 World Cup 2020
Nilakshi De Silva. Women’s T20 World Cup 2020

Batting Averages

Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 19 18 2 273 45 17.06 473 57.71 22 4 4
T20Is 39 33 6 254 35* 9.40 290 87.58 15 3 17

Bowling Averages

Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 19 10 276 269 4 1/27 1/27 67.25 5.84 69.0
T20Is 39 19 211 237 11 3/13 3/13 21.54 6.73 19.1

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