Mathews’ superb middle order stats
Sri Lanka’s captain Angelo Mathews has amazing stats to show for. The all-rounder is currently playing as a batsman against the South Africa series owing to his workload management by the Sri Lanka Cricket.
Out of 197 total number of ODIs he has played so far (until August 1 ODI against SA), he has batted at No.5 or No.6 in 149 matches for his team. In those matches, he has scored 4135 runs at an average of 42.19 with a strike rate of 84.19. He has hit one century and thirty fifties.
His ODI career stats are: matches 197, runs 5112, average 41.56, strike rate 83, centuries 2 and fifties 35. He debuted in ODI against Zimbabwe at Harare in 2008.
His middle order stats makes a great finisher.