Rain spoils Trinity - Antonian match | Sunday Observer

Rain spoils Trinity - Antonian match

The Big game between Trinity and St. Anthony’s the ‘Battle of the Blues’ at Asgiriya Stadium had to be called off at 3.30 p.m. yesterday due to rain.

In the first innings Trinity dismissed Antonians for a paultry 115 runs and Trinity in reply managed to extend their score from 150-5 to 196 on day two.

Antonians batting for the second time were 62 for 2 when bad weather halted play. Trinity who had a first innings win were presented the Johan Halangoda Memorial Trophy.

Following players received the special Awards on offer: Man of the Match and Best Batsman: Hasitha Boyagoda (Trinity), Best Bowler: Thaisatru Dilshan (Trinity) The Best Fielder: Janindu Himsara (St. Anthony’s),

St. Anthony College 115 and 62 for 2 (Diyon Stouter 27 n. o Mohamed Absar 22)

Trinity 150 for 5 overnight 196 (Hasitha Boyagoda 72, Jeff Weerasinghe 37, Ashan Loketiya 35, Navodya Wijekumara 2 for 35, Nimanka Jayatilake 4-53)

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