Who is Dunith Wellalage? - All you need to know about Sri Lanka’s spin sensation

The Colombo-born left-arm spinner made his debut in 2022, during the first ODI against Australia at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, in Kandy.

 On debut, the spin sensation claimed two wickets for 49 runs in his seven overs. 

The spinner emerged as the leading wicket-taker in the ICC event as he got 17 scalps in his account which included two five-wicket hauls in six matches.

 Furthermore, the 20-year-old emerged as the joint-fifth highest wicket-taker in the recently concluded Lanka Premier League (LPL) 2023.

 In the Asia Cup 2023 Super 4 match between India and Sri Lanka, he took 5/40 figures and beacame the Player of the Match.

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