Chilaw Marians win in two days; third ton for Karunaratne | Sunday Observer

Chilaw Marians win in two days; third ton for Karunaratne

Unbeaten Chilaw Marians CC recorded their fifth win of the season with an innings and 184 runs in over Ports Authority CC inside two days in their SLC Premier League Tier ‘A’ Inter-Club cricket match played at Colts grounds yesterday.

Sri Lanka Test opener Dimuth Karunaratne hit his third ton of the season scoring 128 off 167 balls with 15 fours and a six against Moors SC at SSC grounds.

Karunaratne and Test discard Kaushal Silva put on an opening stand of 274 with Silva going ton to make his second century - 142 off 175 balls with 20 fours.

Rumesh Buddhika (BRC), Ashen Silva (Chilaw Marians CC) - 168 not out off 355 balls (19 fours), Sachithra Serasinghe (Chilaw Marians CC) - 145 off 190 balls (12 fours, 6 sixes), Harsha Cooray (Saracens CC) - 140 off 207 balls (15 fours, 2 sixes) were the other centurions on day two.

Matches will continue on day three today.

[RESULT]

=At Colts: Chilaw Marians CC won by inns & 184 runs.

Chilaw Marians CC: 427 (335/2 o/n) in 112.1 overs (Ashen Silva 168 n.o., Sachithra Serasinghe 145, Oshada Fernando 65, Chanaka Komasaru 6/139, Akalanka Ganegama 2/83, Hashan Vimarshana 2/201)

Ports Authority CC: 135 in 32.2 overs (Gayan Maneeshan 49, Gihan Rupasinghe 42, Asitha Fernando 5/34) and 108 in 25.3 overs (Nisal Randika 23, Akalanka Ganagema 21, Malinda Pushpakumara 4/33, Shehan Jayasooriya 3/39)

SECOND DAY SCORES

=At CCC: Saracens SC: 496 (347/5 o/n) in 127.2 overs (Harsha Cooray 140, Minhaj Jaleel 82, Thanuka Dabare 72, Saliya Saman 69, Navindu Nirmal 34, Promod Maduwantha 29, Sachith Pathirana 4/95, Ashan Priyanjan 2/63)

CCC: 140/3 at close in 50 overs (Kaveen Bandara 92,)

=At SSC: SSC: 199 and 357/3 at close in 76 overs (Kaushal Silva 142, Dimuth Karunaratne 128, Minod Bhanuka 31 n.o., Dilan Jayalath 27, Milinda Siriwardhane 24 n.o., Adeesha Thilanchana 2/156)

Moors SC: 160 (124/7 o/n) in 4 overs (Chamara Silva 32, Nilanka Sandakan 31, Adeesha Thilanchana 30, Primosh Perera 27, Sachithra Senanayake 4/40, Jeffrey Vandersay 3/30, Vimukthi Perera 2/40)

=At BRC: Army SC: 232 and 126/2 at close in 35 overs (Ashan Randika 52, Dushan Vimukthi 45 n.o.)

BRC: 345 (106/1 o/n) in 84.4 overs (Rumesh Buddhika 114, Lisula Lakshan 80, Lasith Lakshan 65, T. N. Sampath 22, Harsha Vithana 21, Dushan Vimukthi 5/68, Dilshan de Soysa 2/26, Seekkuge Prasanna 2/95)

=At Bloomfield: Ragama CC: 320 (312/9 o/n) in 93.2 overs (Lahiru Thirimanna 62, Roshen Silva 59, Sameera de Zoysa 53, Janith Liyanage 50, Lahiru Milantha 38, Kasun Rajitha 4/81, Lahiru Samarakoon 2/51, Malith De Silva 2/86, Ramesh Mendis 2/89) and 51/3 at close in 18 overs (Lahiru Milantha 23 n.o.)

Bloomfield: 273 in 63.5 overs (Lahiru Samarakoon 53 n.o., Malith de Silva 52, Pramud Hettiwatte 48, Nipun Karunanayake 46, Ramesh Mendis 35, Nishan Peiris 4/97, Ishan Jayarathne 3/63, Amila Aponso 3/75)

=At NCC: Badureliya CC: 147 and 28/1 at close in 9 overs

NCC: 313 (42/0 o/n) in 89.1 overs (Angelo Perera 89, Malinga Amarasinghe 45, Farveez Maharoof 37, Mahela Udawatte 33, Tharindu Kaushal 22, Alankara Asanka 3/43, Nimanda Subasinghe 3/59, Dilesh Gunarathne 2/95) - (YK)

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