Sunday, February 26, 2017

Sri Lanka - A, Centurions !

Since 1991, Sri Lanka A cricketers have scored 74 first class tons (25.02.2017) while representing country's 2nd best side. I have listed out those centuries from 1991 to date. The last duo, Sadeera & Dimuth still on the crease with unbeaten tons. 

Brendon Kuruppu - 168 vs England A - 1991
Dileepa Wickramasinghe - 105* vs England A - 1991
Ruwan Kalpage - 113 vs Pakistan A - 1991
Marvan Atapattu - 104 vs West Indies A - 1996
Mahela Jayawardena - 110 vs England A - 1998
Thilakaratne Dilshan - 115 vs Northamptonshire - 1999
Thilakaratne Dilshan - 127 vs Surrey - 1999
Avishka Gunawardena - 129 vs Zimbabwe A - 2000
Pradeep Hewage - 135 vs Zimbabwe A - 2000
Avishka Gunawardena - 140 vs Zimbabwe A - 2000
Thilan Samaraweera - 106* vs Zimbabwe A - 2000
Indika de Seram - 143 vs Zimbabwe A - 2000
Avishka Gunawardena - 132 vs Pakistan A - 2001
Thilakaratne Dilshan - 165* vs Kenya - 2002
Upul Chandana - 194 vs Kenya - 2002
Naveed Nawaz - 114 vs BCCSL Academy XI - 2002
Thilakaratne Dilshan - 136 vs Bangladeshis - 2002
Naveed Nawaz - 105 vs Sri Lanka Schools - 2003
Naveed Nawaz - 115 vs Sri Lanka Board Under 23s XI - 2003
Anushka Polonowita - 127* vs Sri Lanka Board Under 23s XI - 2003
Ian Daniel - 111 vs India A - 2003
Ian Daniel - 124 vs New Zealand A - 2004
Prasanna Jayawardena - 143 vs Pakistan A - 2005
Russel Arnold - 159 vs West Indies A - 2005
Avishka Gunwardena - 111 vs South Africa A - 2005
Jehan Mubarak - 140 vs Bangladesh A - 2006
Malinda Warnapura - 128 vs Bangladesh A - 2006
Jehan Mubarak - 121 vs Bangladesh A - 2006
Malinda Warnapura - 111 vs south Zone (India) - 2006
Malinda Warnapura - 149* vs North Zone (India) - 2006
Malinda Warnapura - 242 vs Bangladesh A - 2007
Thilan Samaraweera - 162 vs Bangladesh A - 2007
Michael Vandort - 114 vs Bangladesh A - 2007
Kaushal Silva - 118* vs MCC - 2007
Michael Vandort - 117 vs Indians - 2007
Upul Tharanga - 169 vs South African Airways Challenge XI - 2008
Angelo Mathews - 101* vs South African Airways Challenge XI - 2008
Tharanga Paranavithana - 159 vs South Africa A - 2008
Angelo Mathews - 131 vs South Africa A - 2008
Thilina Kandamby - 138 vs South Africa A - 2008
Kaushal Silva - 103* vs South Africa A - 2008
Thilina Kandamby - 128 vs South Africa A - 2008
Jehan Mubarak - 160 vs Pakistan A - 2009
Janaka Gunaratne - 122 vs South Africa A - 2010
Dimuth Karunaratne - 184 vs South Africa A - 2010
Dinesh Chandimal - 244 vs South Africa A - 2010
Kaushal Silva - 124* vs Pakistan A - 2010
Thilina Kandamby - 100* vs Pakistan A - 2010
Dimuth Karunaratne - 150* vs South Africa A - 2012
Dimuth Karunaratne - 101 vs West Indies A - 2013 *
Chathuranga De silva - 109 vs West Indies A - 2013
Dimuth Karunaratne - 100* vs West Indies A - 2013 *
Kaushal Silva - 119 vs West Indies A - 2013
Kaushal Silva - 103 vs New Zealand A - 2013
Kusal Janith - 147 vs New Zealand A - 2013
Ashan Priyanjan - 103 vs New Zealand A - 2013
Chathuranga De Silva - 103* vs New Zealand A - 2013
Kaushal Silva - 193 vs New Zeland A - 2013
Kithruwan Vithanage - 116 vs New Zealand A - 2013
Dinesh Chandimal - 162 vs Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI - 2013
Madhawa Warnapura - 108 vs England Lions - 2014
Upul Tharanga - 116 vs England Lions - 2014
Dimuth Karunaratne - 156 vs England Lions - 2014
Upul Tharanga - 149 vs England Lions - 2014
Dimuth Karunaratne - 139 vs West Indies A - 2014
Kusal Janith - 119* vs Pakistan A - 2015
Kithruwan Vithanage - 136 vs Pakistan A - 2015
Kusal Janith - 102* vs Pakistan A - 2015
Niroshan Dickwella - 128 vs New Zealand A - 2015
Roshen Silva - 120* vs New Zealand A - 2015
Roshen Silva - 109 vs Durham - 2016
Dimuth Karunaratne - 131 vs West Indies A - 2016
Dimuth Karunaratne - 140* vs England Lions - 2017 
Sadeera Samarawickrama - 177* vs England Lions - 2017 


* - 100s in both innings

Dimuth Karunaratne is  the only Sri Lankan A cricketer to score two seperate 100s in a match. Also holds the record for most no. of 100s (8). 

Vice captain of the national side Dinesh Chandimal's knock (244) against SA A in 2010 is the highest individual score just two runs ahead than Malinda Warnapura's 242.




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