The Inter-school Under 19 Division I cricket encounter between Anuradhapura Central and Maliyadeva College was evenly balanced at the end of day one at the Samadi grounds in Anuradapura yesterday.
Ladies’ College triumphed over Musaeus College in a one-sided regatta yesterday at the Colombo Rowing Club with the points being 48-04. Ladies’ College shoved off the 11th Annual Regatta between the two sides with a dominant performance by Ishara Abbey when she easily defeated Musaeus captain Janethri Marapana in the A scull event adding the first points.
Two fine performances by Sajith de Silva and Pandula Udupihilla helped St. Thomas’ College Matale to post a 57 run first innings win over St. Patrick’s College Jaffna in a rain curtailed under 19 inter school cricket fixture concluded at St. Thomas’ College ground in Matale.
The Inter-School under 19 cricket encounter between Dharmaraja College and St. Sylvester’s College ended in a no decision at Pallekelle International Stadium yesterday.
St. Sebastian’s taking first lease of the wicket were shot out for 134 by St. Aloysius’Galle on day one in their Under 19 inter-school cricket encounter played at Galle. The match was stopped early due to bad light and will be continued tomorrow.
St. Sylvester’s were in deep trouble at 136 for 8 at close of play on day one in their Inter school under 19 cricket encounter against Dharmaraja which commenced at the Pallekele International Stadium yesterday.
Lumbini MV recorded their fourth outright win in the ongoing Under 19 inter-school cricket season with a convincing nine wicket win over President’s College Rajagiriya in the match concluded at the BRC ground yesterday.
Dharmaraja College scored a convincing first innings win over Vidyartha College in their Inter-School Under 19 cricket encounter which concluded at the Lake View ground in Kandy yesterday.
Lumbini MV took a first inning lead against President’s College Rajagiriya at the end of the first day’s play in the Under 19 cricket encounter played at the BRC ground.
Bandaranayake MV Gampaha recorded a close first innings win over Anuradhapura Central in the Under 19 cricket encounter concluded at Kadirana yesterday.
Dharmaraja College were in a strong position in their under 19 Inter-School cricket encounter against Vidyartha which commenced at the Lake View grounds yesterday.
Rusiru Ravishanka cracked 106 inclusive of 14 boundaries and five sixes helping Royal Panadura record a first innings win over Mahanama Colombo in their Under 19 inter-school cricket encounter concluded at Panadura Esplanade yesterday.
Anuradhapura Central grabbed the honours on the opening day’s play in their Under 19 cricket encounter played at Kadirana. The Centralites having bowled out their opponents for a low score of 116 ended the day in a strong position of 59 for 2. The match will be continued today.
Rusiru Ravishanka cracked a 106 inclusive of 14 boundaries and five sixes helping Royal Panadura record a first inning win over Mahanama Colombo in their Under 19 inter-school cricket encounter concluded at Panadura Esplanade yesterday.
Harith Samarasinghe’s match bag of eleven wickets helped Royal Colombo outclass a hapless St Anne’s Kurunegala by 81 runs and begin their Under 19 inter-school cricket season on a winning note in the match concluded at Reid Avenue yesterday.
Ruchira Peiris of Mahanama Colombo was unfortunate to miss out on a ton by one run against Royal Panadura on day one in their Under 19 inter-school cricket encounter played at the Panadura Esplanade.
St. Sylvester’s College, Kandy scored a convincing seven wicket win over Holy Cross, Kalutura in their Under-19 cricket encounter which concluded at the Pallekelle International Stadium yesterday.
Charith Asalanka hit 126 to put Richmond on top against S. Thomas’ at the end of the first day’s play in the Under 19 inter-school cricket encounter played at Mt Lavinia.
Half tons by Shehan Weerasinghe, Arshad Imamudeen and Ajmal Imamudeen enabled Zahira to record an easy first innings win over Moratu MV in the Under 19 cricket encounter which concluded at Braybrooke Place yesterday.
A match bag of 9 for 23 by left arm spinner Naveen Gunawardena who is making his debut in the senior team and supported by half tons from Channa Nanayakkara, Isuru Fernando and Sajith Gunatileke steered Thurstan to a convincing innings and 104-run win over Carey in the Under 19 inter-school cricket encounter concluded at the Thurstan ground in Reid Avenue yesterday.