Lasith Malinga

Lasith Malinga is a Sri Lankan Cricketer and the current captain of Sri Lanka National Team in T20Is. He is also known as Slina Malinga because of his Sling action. He is one of the best fast bowlers in the world. He is famous for his ability to get consecutive wickets. Malinga is an exceptional and only bowler in the world with two World Cup hat tricks, only bowler to have three hat tricks in One Day Internationals and the only bowler to have four wickets in four balls.

Personal Information

  • Born: Aug 28, 1983 (Age:37 years)
  • Nickname:Yorker King, Kagawena, Malinga the Slinga, Mali, Rathgama Express, Lanka Lion
  • Birthplace: Galle
  • Height: 5′ 8″
  • Role: Bowler
  • Batting Style: Right Handed Bat
  • Bowling Style: Right-arm fast

Stats

Batting Career Stats

FormatMInnNORunsHSAvgBFSR100200504s6s
Test3037132756411.4661944.43001366
ODI22612037567566.8376174.510014521
T20I833312136276.4816184.4700095
IPL12225988175.59988.8900065

Bowling Career Stats

FormatMInnBRunsWktsBBIBBMEconAvgSR5W10W
Test3059520933491015/509/2103.8633.1651.5730
ODI2262201093697593386/386/385.3528.8732.3680
T20I8383179922251075/65/67.4220.7916.8120
IPL122122282733651705/135/137.1419.7916.6310

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