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Angelo Mathews

BornJune 2, 1987

Angelo Davis Mathews is a Sri Lankan cricketer who plays for Sri Lanka, Basnahira North, Colts Cricket Club, Kolkata Knight Riders, Pune Warriors, and Sri Lanka Under-19s. He is born in Colombo and had his formal education in St.Joseph's College, Colombo. His nick name is Kaluwa. Mathews is a right-handed batsman and right-arm fast-medium bowler of Sri Lanka.He played for the Kolkata Knight Riders team in the IPL. In November 2010, he was named 'Personality of the Year' by Living Magazine and the end of July 2011, he was named as Dilshan's vice -captain. Mathews made his international debut in a One Day International against Zimbabwe in 2008 and Test debut on 4th July 2009 against Pakistan. Angelo Mathews is one of Sri Lanka's finest all-round cricketers; he captained the 'Sri Lankan cricket team' team in the U-19 Cricket World Cup 2006.

Top 5 number 5s in Tests for Sri Lanka
Top 5 number 5s in Tests for Sri Lanka
A quick look at 5 of the finest number 5 batsmen to have represented Sri Lanka in Test cricket.
IPL 2018 Auction: 5 players with unexpectedly high base prices
IPL 2018 Auction: 5 players with unexpectedly high base prices
These players may have asked for too much for themselves this time around.
Reports: Angelo Mathews set to return to limited-overs captaincy
Reports: Angelo Mathews set to return to limited-overs captaincy
Sri Lanka are likely to announce Mathews as their ODI and T20I skipper.
Sri Lanka to have a new ODI skipper
Sri Lanka to have a new ODI skipper
The SLC sources said the new head coach Chandika Hathurusinghe is focused on the 2019 World Cup.
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: Angelo Mathews ruled out of the T20I series due to hamstring injury
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: Angelo Mathews ruled out of the T20I series due to hamstring injury
Mathews's absence from the third T20I might not make any difference as the series has already been sealed by India.
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: Inclement weather in Dharamsala prevents Sri Lankan team to leave for Mohali
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: Inclement weather in Dharamsala prevents Sri Lankan team to leave for Mohali
If the weather remains bleak, hitting the road will be the only available option.
India vs Sri Lanka 2017, 3rd Test Day 3: 5 things we learnt from the day
India vs Sri Lanka 2017, 3rd Test Day 3: 5 things we learnt from the day
Centuries from two batsmen gave Lanka a glimmer of hope.
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: 1st Test, Day 3 - 5 things we learnt from the day's play
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: 1st Test, Day 3 - 5 things we learnt from the day's play
A relatively sunnier day saw Sri Lanka grab the initiative with a stellar performance.
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: Angelo Mathews to bat at four: Chandimal
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: Angelo Mathews to bat at four: Chandimal
Mathews is yet to score a Test hundred since August 2015.
Under the SKanner: Angelo Mathews in Tests
Under the SKanner: Angelo Mathews in Tests
Dissecting the strengths and weaknesses of Sri Lanka's best batsman in the premier format.
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: Angelo Mathews back to full fitness for India tour
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: Angelo Mathews back to full fitness for India tour
A big boost for the Sri Lankan unit.
5 reasons why Sri Lanka has been struggling in ODIs 
5 reasons why Sri Lanka has been struggling in ODIs 
Some of the reasons why Sri Lanka is struggling in one day cricket
Sri Lanka drop Lasith Malinga for Pakistan ODIs
Sri Lanka drop Lasith Malinga for Pakistan ODIs
Former skipper Angelo Mathews also misses out after failing to recover from a calf injury.
Under the SKanner- Angelo Mathews
Under the SKanner- Angelo Mathews
Sri Lanka's premier all-rounder can be a sublime cricketer but he has his flaws.
Sri Lankan selectors to step down after India series
Sri Lankan selectors to step down after India series
Sanath Jayasuriya is the head of the selection panel.
Angelo Mathews shouldn't have stepped down as skipper, says Arjuna Ranatunga
Angelo Mathews shouldn't have stepped down as skipper, says Arjuna Ranatunga
Mathews had stepped down as skipper following the ODI series loss at home against minnows Zimbabwe
5 tricks Sri Lanka are missing in the ODI format 
5 tricks Sri Lanka are missing in the ODI format 
Why are Sri Lanka struggling so badly in ODIs? Here's a look at 5 factors affecting them.
Biscuits banned from Sri Lankan dressing rooms, reveals Team Manager 
Biscuits banned from Sri Lankan dressing rooms, reveals Team Manager 
The fitness of the Lankan players had to come to fore during the Champions Trophy.
Five positives Sri Lanka can take from the Test series against India
Five positives Sri Lanka can take from the Test series against India
Sri Lanka suffered a whitewash at the hands of India in the Test, but they can take some solace
Sri Lanka vs India 2017: 5 Sri Lankan players who need to step up
Sri Lanka vs India 2017: 5 Sri Lankan players who need to step up
Sri Lanka need their regulars to step up.
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