Mode Engineering knocks out favourite Ansell at MCA tourney | Sunday Observer

Mode Engineering knocks out favourite Ansell at MCA tourney

Debut makers Mode Engineering created a major upset when they eliminated the Group B winners Ansell Lanka by four wickets to book a place in the semi-finals in the first CBL-Munchee Trophy MCA ‘D’ division, 40-over League continued last weekend.

The two heroes for Mode Engineering were centurion R. Chandramohan (123 in 97 balls, inclusive of eight sixes and 10 fours) and Geegana Gamage (65 in 56 balls with two sixes and eight fours)

Results (quarter-finals):

Maliban Biscuits beat Hemas

Hemas Holdings: 143 (Madusanka Fonseka 88, Chathuranga Devapriya 3/13, Thamara Ratnayake 3/22, Dilan Chathuranga 2/26)

Maliban Biscuits: 149/2 (Risith Upamal 75 n.o. Mohammed Silmi 37 n.o. Gihan Anuruddha 22)

David Pieris beat Hirdramani

David Pieris Motor: 217 (Madushan Fernando 81, Manjula Bandara 61, Kasun Shamal 29, Mohamed Saharan 3/42)

Hirdramani: 137 (LEW Kasun 47, Lakshan de Silva 3/10, Kasun Shamal 3/29, Akila Elaboda 2/9)

Mode Engineering beat Ansell

Ansell Lanka: 264/8 (Krishan Maduranga 76, Sahan Harshana 54, Pathum Ekanayake 50 n.o. Jayamal Vithanarachchi 25, Sajeewa Deshapriya 20, Maheesh Theekshana 3/29)

Mode Engineering: 267/6 (R. Chandramohan 123, Geegana Gamage 65, Maheesh Theekshana 24, Krishan Maduranga 3/24)

Nawaloka beat NDB

Nawaloka Hospitals: 225/9 (Tarindu Suraj 57, Samila Nadeesh 53, Thiwanka Kekulawala 33, Sanka Poorna 21, Ravindu Maduranga 2/13)

NDB: 148 (Sohan de Mel 44, Charuka Raveen 43, Muditha Elpitiya 20, Thivanka Kakulawela 3/23, Tarindu Suraj 2/10)

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