We’d like to welcome Chathura Peiris to the Abbotskerswell CC family. Chathura, is a left handed bat and fast medium bowler, hailing from Sri Lanka.
Chathura is a genuine all rounder playing in Tier A of the SL Domestic competition for Ragama C.C. one of the powerhouse teams in the competition he averages mid twenties across the 3 formats with the bat and with the ball he has 160 wickets at a combined average of 28 per wicket. Chathura is experienced in UK Conditions he came over to the UK in 2015 to play as a late call up for JG Meakins C.C. in the top level of the North Staffordshire & South Cheshire League despite only bowling 125 overs he took 31 wickets at 16 each and scored 506 runs at an average of 32.
Last season he travelled to Ireland to play for Strabane C.C. and his heroics with both bat and ball kept the team in the premier division scoring 634 runs averaging 34 and taking 41 wickets at an average of just 14 to be 2nd in the division wicket taking charts in a league where only 10 overs per bowler are allowed. Chathura has his ECB Level 2 qualification and is a proven performer at 1st class and club level.
We’re sure you’ll all make him really welcome and wish him all the best for his time here.