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Anthonians favourites

St. Anthony’s College should go out favourites when they meet Vidyartha College, in their school rugby first round match at Nittawela today..

A full strength Antonian team will take up the challenge while Vidyartha will go all out to gain a decision in their favour as they are hoping for an elevation in the second round which is going to be difficult task.

Gaining and dominating possession in today’s game will be a vital for the Antoanins who need plenty of good ball to play their brand of open rugby.

They might well be put out of the firing line by a counter attack by Vidyartha who are capable of some destructive moves.

Vidyartha boast of a strong set of forwards second to none, This should enable to win possession some good balls to keep the backs on the move. who are good runners from whom Vidyartha will be expecting a lot.

Antonians are expected to field their best outfit. None are in the injured list. They will be at full strength. So look out for a bustling game.

Akil Jamaldeen will referee