St. Mary’s Matugama advance to semis


St. Mary’s College Matugama advanced to the semi-final of the Under-19 Division Three Tier ‘A’ Inter Schools Limited Overs Cricket tournament yesterday when they beat St. Thomas’ College Bandarawela by 115 runs in the quarter-final played at Ananda Shashthralaya ground Beddagana.

This tournament is conducted by Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association (SLSCA) and sponsored by Sri Lanka Cricket.

Rajasinghe Central College Hanwella will meet Methodist High School Moratuwa in their quarter-final on Saturday (30) at the Bandaragama Esplanade.

In Beddagana (St. Mary’s won by 115 runs)

St. Mary’s: 236 (50) (Himesha Madubashana 81, Kovindu Wickramasingha 63, Yasith Sathsara 23, Mohammed Shahill 2/22, Nikasha Perera 2/52) 

St. Thomas’: 121 (39) (Mohammed Shahill 30 n.o., Esitha Gimhan 29, Kavindu Nimesh 21, Dinith Shehan 2/19, Kovindu Wickramasinghe 2/35)