Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium, Hambantota

  • CountrySri Lanka
  • CityHambantota
  • Capacity35,000
  • Flooditno
  • Established2009
  • EndsThanamalwila End and Sooriyawewa End

The Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium was especially built for the mega event, the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup. The stadium is located in Hambantota, and boasts of a capacity of nearly 35,000. It hosted the first One Day International in 2011, when Sri Lanka played Canada in a World Cup fixture. It was also declared as one of the home grounds for Sri Lanka in the 2012 ICC World Twenty20, with an expected expansion of 60,000 seats.

Upcoming Matches on Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium, Hambantota

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Matches
20
Home Team Wins
8
Away Team Wins
8
Wins batting 1st
7
Wins batting 2nd
10
No Results
1
Neutral Team Wins
3
Matches Tied
0
Most Prolific Batsman
Kumar Sangakkara
721
Runs
Most Prolific Bowler
Thisara Perera
18
Wickets
Highest Innings Score
368/4
by Sri Lanka on July 26, 2015 - Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by 165 runs
Lowest Innings Score
112/10
by Kenya on February 23, 2011 - Pakistan beat Kenya by 205 runs
Highest Score by an Individual
133
by Kumar Sangakkara v India on July 21, 2012 - India beat Sri Lanka by 21 runs
Best Bowling Figures by an Individual
5/16
by Shahid Afridi v Kenya on February 23, 2011 - Pakistan beat Kenya by 205 runs
Matches
7
Home Team Wins
3
Away Team Wins
3
Wins batting 1st
5
Wins batting 2nd
2
No Results
0
Neutral Team Wins
1
Matches Tied
0
>Most Prolific Batsman
Tillakaratne Dilshan
136
Runs
Most Prolific Bowler
Nuwan Kulasekara
8
Wickets
Highest Innings Score
182/4
by Sri Lanka on September 18, 2012 - Sri Lanka beat Zimbabwe by 82 runs
Lowest Innings Score
95/10
by Pakistan on June 1, 2012 - Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by 37 runs
Highest Score by an Individual
85
by Faf du Plessis v Sri Lanka on August 6, 2013 - Sri Lanka beat South Africa by 6 wickets
Best Bowling Figures by an Individual
6/8
by Ajantha Mendis v Zimbabwe on September 18, 2012 - Sri Lanka beat Zimbabwe by 82 runs
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