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Nisala Tharaka

Date of Birth 20/04/1991
Age 28
NationalitySri Lankan
Player Status Placed (Chesterfield CC - Derbyshire Premier Cricket League)
Playing Role All-Rounder (Seam)
Bowling Style Right-arm Seam
Batting Style Right-hand
Entry Route Tier 5
Major Teams Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Emerging Players, Galle District, Kandy District, Ragama Cricket Club, Lankan Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club, Tamil Union Cricket & Athletic Club, Colts Cricket Club
Coaching Qualifications UKCC Level 2

Nisala Tharaka is an accomplished Sri Lankan seam bowling all-rounder with 120 plus domestic matches to his name.

The skillful right-arm paceman boasts an enviable record, particularly in first-class and T20 cricket. Heading into the 2019/20 season, Tharaka has taken 141 wickets at 31 and 24 wickets at 20.12 in both formats, respectively. He has also been a key performer with the bat from the lower-middle order, hitting 10 half-centuries in domestic cricket to date.

During his illustrious career, Tharaka has represented Sri Lanka A (2014/15-18/19) alongside a number of club sides, most recently Colts Cricket Club (first-class) and Kandy District (T20).

Tharaka has excelled across the formats in recent years – topping Galle and Colts wicket-charts in both the 2018 Super Provincial One Day Tournament and 2018/19 Premier League Tournaments, respectively.

He has also starred in league cricket, taking 56 wickets at 19.02 alongside 925 runs at 33.04 in the South Yorkshire League for Conisbrough in 2017.

The experienced Sri Lankan seamer/bat is now looking to impress on his return in 2020 having recently signed with Derbyshire Premier League outfit, Chesterfield.

Team (Season) Mts Inns NO Runs HS Ave Ovs Runs Wkts BB Avg
Conisbrough (2017) 33 32 4 925 107 33.04 224.2 1065 56 6/56 19.02
Date of Birth 20/04/1991
Age 28
NationalitySri Lankan
Player StatusPlaced
Playing RoleAll-Rounder (Seam)
Player Status Placed (Chesterfield CC - Derbyshire Premier Cricket League)
Bowling Style Right-arm Seam
Batting Style Right-hand
Entry Route Tier 5
Major Teams Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Emerging Players, Galle District, Kandy District, Ragama Cricket Club, Lankan Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club, Tamil Union Cricket & Athletic Club, Colts Cricket Club
Coaching Qualifications UKCC Level 2

Nisala Tharaka is an accomplished Sri Lankan seam bowling all-rounder with 120 plus domestic matches to his name.

The skillful right-arm paceman boasts an enviable record, particularly in first-class and T20 cricket. Heading into the 2019/20 season, Tharaka has taken 141 wickets at 31 and 24 wickets at 20.12 in both formats, respectively. He has also been a key performer with the bat from the lower-middle order, hitting 10 half-centuries in domestic cricket to date.

During his illustrious career, Tharaka has represented Sri Lanka A (2014/15-18/19) alongside a number of club sides, most recently Colts Cricket Club (first-class) and Kandy District (T20).

Tharaka has excelled across the formats in recent years – topping Galle and Colts wicket-charts in both the 2018 Super Provincial One Day Tournament and 2018/19 Premier League Tournaments, respectively.

He has also starred in league cricket, taking 56 wickets at 19.02 alongside 925 runs at 33.04 in the South Yorkshire League for Conisbrough in 2017.

The experienced Sri Lankan seamer/bat is now looking to impress on his return in 2020 having recently signed with Derbyshire Premier League outfit, Chesterfield.

Team (Season) Mts Inns NO Runs HS Ave Ovs Runs Wkts BB Avg
Conisbrough (2017) 33 32 4 925 107 33.04 224.2 1065 56 6/56 19.02