Moratuwa big match ends in draw | Sunday Observer

Moratuwa big match ends in draw

St. Sebastian’s College paceman Thashik bowls during the second innings as he plucked two wickets in his first two balls (Pic by Saman Mendis)
St. Sebastian’s College paceman Thashik bowls during the second innings as he plucked two wickets in his first two balls (Pic by Saman Mendis)

The Prince of Wales College and St. Sebastian’s College ended their annual Battle of the Golds cricket match in a draw at the De Zoysa Stadium Moratuwa yesterday.

Continuing from their overnight score of 43 for 1 St. Sebastian’s finished their first innings on 220 for 8 declared. Niwanindu Fernando scored 102 runs.

Prince of Wales were 51 for 3 wickets when played was stopped.

Scores:

Prince of Wales: 194 (Suvath Mendis 78, Dinura Fernando 44, Nuwanidu Fernando 4/24, Bihanga Mendis 2/21, Praveen Coorey 2/32) and 51/3 (Vinuja Ranpul 32, Tashith Perera 2/12)

St. Sebastian’s: 220/8 dec (Nuwanindu Fernando 102, Dunith Jayathunga 25, Bihanga Mendis 34, Praveen Cooray 23, Kaumal Nanayakkara 4/79, Naduka Fernando 2/50) 

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