Ashan Priyanjan

Country: Sri Lanka
Born: August 14, 1989, Colombo
Height: 5ft 6in
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Offbreak
Playing role: Allrounder

Ashan Priyanjan Bio

Subasinghe Mudiyanselage Ashan Priyanjan, commonly known as Ashan Priyanjan, is a talented cricketer from Sri Lanka. Born on April 22, 1989, Priyanjan has established himself as a force to be reckoned with in the middle-order batting position.

Having captained Sri Lanka’s under-19 team in the 2008 youth World Cup, Priyanjan showcased his leadership skills and garnered attention for his exceptional batting abilities. This propelled him to become a regular player for Sri Lanka A, thanks to his consistent performances for clubs like Bloomfield, Tamil Union, and Ports Authority Cricket Club.

One of Priyanjan’s notable strengths is his powerful stroke play off the back foot. As a dangerous square of the wicket player, he brings a fearless attitude to the crease, often launching counterattacks when the team’s top order fails. Whether representing Sri Lanka A or his club sides, Priyanjan’s aggressive batting style has made him a valuable asset to his teams throughout his career.

Moreover, Priyanjan has also honed his skills as an offspinner, complementing his batting prowess. When called upon, he exhibits his ability to deliver tight, probing overs, providing relief to the frontline bowlers. This dual role as a batsman and spinner adds further value to his overall contribution to the team.

Priyanjan’s national team debut came in an ODI match against Pakistan in the UAE, where he showcased his potential by scoring an impressive 74. Since then, he has shown glimpses of bright promise while representing Sri Lanka in various formats. While competing against several other talented players for a middle-order position, Priyanjan has managed to cement his place in the one-day squad.

In 2014, Priyanjan played an instrumental role in Sri Lanka’s victories in the Asia Cup and a bilateral series against England. These achievements not only highlight his individual success but also underscore his impact on the team’s success.

Off the field, Priyanjan is known for his dedication and hard work. He constantly strives to improve his skills and maintain a high level of performance. This commitment to his craft has earned him respect from teammates and cricket enthusiasts alike.

As a cricketer, Priyanjan continues to evolve and prove himself on both domestic and international stages. With every opportunity that comes his way, he approaches the game with passion, determination, and a desire to succeed. As he continues his cricketing journey, Ashan Priyanjan remains a promising prospect for Sri Lanka, and his contributions to the team’s success are eagerly anticipated.

Ashan Priyanjan Career Stats

Ashan Priyanjan Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 3 3 2 54 40* 54 62 87.09 0 0 1 2 0 0
ODIs 23 20 2 420 74 23.33 522 80.45 0 2 47 3 7 0
FC 162 258 23 8976 235 38.19 12536 71.6 14 60 967 190 130 0
List A 215 194 22 5180 136* 30.11 6248 82.9 4 32 511 103 83 0
T20s 122 111 16 1954 108 20.56 1599 122.2 1 7 162 69 43 0

Ashan Priyanjan Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 23 14 265 233 5 2/11 2/11 46.6 5.27 53 0 0 0
FC 162 174 9865 5413 186 8/51 13/152 29.1 3.29 53 2 9 2
List A 215 128 3892 2767 110 6/20 6/20 25.15 4.26 35.3 2 4 0
T20s 122 70 1072 1141 52 4/11 4/11 21.94 6.38 20.6 1 0 0

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