SSC win again and consolidate position

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Unbeaten SSC and CCC are leading the points table of groups ‘A’ and ‘B’ of the SLC Major Club 50-over Cricket Tournament at the end of the fifth match yesterday.

CCC beat Army CC by 176 runs and SSC beat Kalutara TC by 220 runs in the matches. SSC have 13 points (4 wins and a tie). Tamil Union have 12 points (4 wins). CCC have 12 points (4 wins). Army CC also have 12 points (4 wins), but CCC lead according to NRR.

At CCC (CCC won by 176 runs)

CCC: 285/7 (48.5) (Pavan Rathnayake 51, Nimesha Gunasinghe 48, Malinga Amarasinghe 42, Minod Bhanuka 34, Pawantha Weerasinghe 30, Ashan Priyanjan 28, Asanka Manoj 3/60, Suminda Lakshan 2/58)

Army CC: 109 (29.1) (Asela Gunaratne 22, Thisara Perera 21, Ashan Priyanjan 5/27, Malinda Pushpakumara 3/17)

At NCC (Ace Capital CC won by 62 runs)

Ace Capital: 270/9 (50) (Shehan Fernando 94, Duleeka Thissakuttige 72, Teran Baskaran 38, Thanuka Dabare 31, Thaveesha Kahaduwaarachchi 2/32, Akash Senaratne 2/45, Tharaka Gunawardhana 2/46)

Saracens SC: 208 (46) (Thaveesha Kahaduwaarachchi 43, Isitha Wijesundera 43, Thanuka Dabare 3/44, Amitha Dabare 3/46)

At Bloomfield (Bloomfield won by 5 wickets)

Badureliya CC: 184/9 (50) (Anuk Fernando 51, Zahid Mansoor 44, Chanaka Komasaru 3/24, Malinda Perera 3/29)

Bloomfield: 188/5 (45.3) (Madawa Warnapura 68 n.o., Ashan Fernando 59, Maoshada Fernando 49 n.o., Zahid Mansoor 2/29)

(IR)