Dhananjaya Lakshan led the way with a 53 ball knock of 62 that included 12 boundaries and was also associated in a valuable 88 run stand for the second wicket with Adithya Siriwardena as Richmond emerged champions of the Under 19 Division One limited over tournament with a convincing eight wicket win over Thurstan in the final played at Campbell Park on Sunday.
Live updates: U20 schools rugby league tournament – Isipathana College vs Royal College, S. Thomas’ College vs Science College, Dharmaraja College Vs D. S. Senanayake
Updates from the Under 20 schools rugby league tournament matches
Updates from the U20 schools rugby match between Zahira College and Wesley College
Updates from 11th Battle of the Golds between D. S. Senanayake College and Mahanama College
Updates from the 117th Battle of the Blues between St. Thomas’ Matara and St. Servatius’
Several changes, mainly aimed at player safety, could be in the pipelines for the Under-20 Schools Rugby Tournament on the recommendation of Sri Lanka Rugby (SLR) through the Minster of Sports, with the tournament to be renamed as Under-19.
Mahanama College with a superior all-round side will be looking to pull off their maiden victory in the Big Match series when they take on the traditional rivals D. S. Senanayake College in the 11th annual Battle of the Golds Inter-Schools cricket encounter on March 24 and 25 at the P. Sara Oval in Colombo.
Updates from the Under 19 limited over cricket tournament
Trinity College and St. Peter’s College stole the limelight while recording impressive victories in the Singer Inter-Schools Under-20 League Rugby Tournament fourth week of matches worked off during the weekend.
High-flying Trinity College reclaimed the Canon R. S. de Saram Shield when they beat S. Thomas’ College by 29 points to 14 in their Singer Schools Rugby League 2017 fixture played at the CR & FC Grounds on Monday.
Trinity’s unbeaten record this season will be under major threat when they take on arch rivals S. Thomas’ College in a crucial Inter-Schools Under-20 League Rugby Tournament fixture for the Canon R. S. de Saram Shield at Longden Place on Monday (20).
S. Thomas’ College retained the Mustangs Trophy for the fourth successive year when they edged-out the traditional rivals Royal College by 11 runs in their annual Inter-School limited over cricket encounter played at the SSC Grounds in Maitland Place on Saturday (18).
St. Peter’s College delivered a stunning blow as they brought down the high riding Isipathana College outfit 32-15 in a high profile Inter-Schools Under-20 League Rugby Tournament match worked off at Bambalapitiya on Saturday (18).
Richmond College recovered from an early setback to take major honours in their 112th Lovers’ Quarrel Inter-School Big Match against the traditional rivals Mahinda College which concluded at the Galle Stadium on Saturday (18).
Updates from the annual limited over encounter between Trinity College and St. Anthony’s College
Mahinda College considered the weaker side at the 112th Lovers Quarrel performed beyond expectation to end the day on a high note at the Galle International Cricket Stadium on Friday.
Updates from the Under 20 rugby match between Science College and Wesley College
Updates from the 112th Lovers’ Quarrel Big Match between Richmond College and Mahinda College
Updates from the Under 19 Division one tournament quarterfinal between Ananda College and Maris Stella College
Wesley College have createdthe first major upset in the current Inter-Schools Under-20 League Rugby Tournament.