Unbeaten Vidyaloka bag inter-school cricket final | Sunday Observer

Unbeaten Vidyaloka bag inter-school cricket final

5 December, 2021

Unbeaten Vidyaloka College Galle emerged champion of the Under 19 inter school Division Three Tier ‘A’ cricket tournament as they beat Jaffna Central College by 17 runs in the final played at Nalanda College ground in Colombo yesterday.

Vidyaloka won the toss and electing to bat first scored 210 for 6 in 50 overs with Kavinda Basnayake scoring 53 with five fours and a six.

Jaffna Central were restricted to 197 for 8 in 50 overs with M. Sansajan making 55 with with five boundaries and a six.

As many as 56 teams participated in the first round in 10 groups.

Vidyaloka College Galle: 210/6 (50) (Kavinda Basnayaka 53, Lakshan Sandeepa 34, Chamath Nirmal 29, Yasith Deshan 22, Sonal Ransara 22 n.o., N. Ajay 2/38)

Jaffna Central College: 197/8 (50) (M. Sansajan 55, N. Ajay 45, B. Inthujan 16, T. Gowtham 15 n.o., J. Vithushan 14, Sasindu Muththettuwatte 2/38, Umanga Imanjana 2/39, Senith Praveen 2/50) -(YK)