Farveez Maharoof

Farveez Maharoof

Mohamed Farveez Maharoof (born 7 September 1984 in Colombo) is a Sri Lankan cricketer. He first made his impression in the 2004 U19 World Cup in which he captained the Sri Lankan team. He enjoyed a prolific school career for Wesley College, with a highest score of 243 and best bowling figures of 8 for 20. An all-rounder, he made his Test debut in 2004. He has featured more frequently in One Day Internationals (ODIs) and has played nearly 100 for Sri Lanka since 2004. At domestic level, he has represented Bloomfield, Nondescripts, Wayamba, Delhi Daredevils, and Lancashire.

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Sri Lankan Cricket Team In England In 2006 - First Class Matches - First Test (11–15 May)
... England batted through to stumps and lost only one further wicket, with Cook caught behind off Farveez Maharoof's bowling for 89, and England closed with nightwatchman Matthew Hoggard ... Sri Lanka batted through ten overs, but Farveez Maharoof gave a return catch to Hoggard, and two overs later Flintoff makes a breakthrough, getting Jayawardene ... However, nightwatchman Farveez Maharoof frustrated the England bowlers ...
Farveez Maharoof - Playing Style
... When it comes to batting, Maharoof has described himself as "more of a hard hitter than a technician", and as of February 2012 his batting strike rate (85.24) is the fourth highest ... Maharoof has a sound batting technique and is able to adapt to many different scenarios ... Sangakkara has also noted that Maharoof is able to swing the ball, complementing his accuracy ...