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Angelo Davis Mathews ; is a professional Sri Lankan cricketer and current captain of the Sri Lankan cricket team for all formats. On 8 March 2016, Mathews was appointed as the T20I captain as well, due to continuous injuries of Lasith Malinga. Mathews, a middle-order batting allrounder and probably Sri Lanka's best finisher, is known for his compact batting technique and consistent medium pace bowling.

Angelo Mathews
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Angelo Mathews with Sri Lanka in 2011
Personal information
Full name Angelo Davis Mathews
Born (1987-06-02) 2 June 1987 (age 29)
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Nickname Kaluwa, Angie
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
Role All-rounder
International information
National side
Test debut 4 July 2009 v Pakistan
Last Test 13-17 August 2016 v Australia
ODI debut 31 December 2008 v Zimbabwe
Last ODI 31 August 2016 v Australia
ODI shirt no. 69
T20I debut 8 June 2009 v Australia
Last T20I 5 July 2016 v England
Domestic team information
Years Team
2010 Kolkata Knight Riders
2012–2013 Pune Warriors India
2012 Nagenahira Nagas
2015 Delhi Daredevils
Basnahira North
Brothers Union
Combined Provinces
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI T20I FC
Matches 62 180 66 85
Runs scored 4,292 4,492 987 6,240
Batting average 47.16 40.10 28.20 54.26
100s/50s 7/25 1/32 -/4 14/33
Top score 160 139* 81* 270
Balls bowled 3,504 4,897 895 5,375
Wickets 31 111 36 56
Bowling average 51.90 34.04 27.58 45.16
5 wickets in innings 0 1 0 1
10 wickets in match 0 n/a 0 0
Best bowling 4/44 6/20 3/16 5/47
Catches/stumpings 45/– 43/– 21/– 52/–
Source: ESPN Cricinfo, 31 August 2016

Angelo Davis Mathews ;(born 2 June 1987) is a professional Sri Lankan cricketer and current captain of the Sri Lankan cricket team for all formats. On 8 March 2016, Mathews was appointed as the T20I captain as well, due to continuous injuries of Lasith Malinga. Mathews, a middle-order batting allrounder and probably Sri Lanka's best finisher, is known for his compact batting technique and consistent medium pace bowling.

He was a key member of the Sri Lankan team that won the 2014 World Twenty20 championship and was part of the team that made the final of the 2011 Cricket World Cup and 2012 World Twenty20 championship.