Nalanda in box seat


Ananda were reeling at 69 runs for 5 wickets at close on day one of the 92nd ‘Battle of the Maroons’ at SSC yesterday in reply to Nalanda’s 289/9 decl.

Ananda won the toss and elected to field. Match will continue today (11) for day two.

Nalanda: 289/9d (61.2) (Chanul Athukorala 88, Raveen de Silva 40, Dineth Samaraweera 33, Shakthi Udara 5/90, Pulindu Kiriella 3/57) 

Ananda: 69/5 (24) (Iruth Gimshan 30 n.o., Vinuja Ranpul 3/15)