32 teams advanced to the second round of the Under-17 Division 1 Inter Schools Cricket Tournament conducted by Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association and sponsored by Sri Lanka Cricket.
76 teams participated in 14 groups in the first round and played on a league basis. The second round will be played on a knock-out basis.
Prince of Wales Moratuwa, St. Joseph’s Colombo, Lumbini Colombo, St. Sebastian’s Moratuwa, St. Benedict’s Kotahena, Gurukula Kelaniya, De Mazenod Kandana, Sri Devananda Ambalangoda, St. Thomas Matara, Mahinda Galle, St. Sylvester’s Kandy, Trinity, St. Sebastian’s Katuneriya and Maliyadeva Kurunegala advanced to the second round as group champions.
Moratu Vidyalaya, President’s Kotte, Thurstan Colombo,
S. Thomas’ Mt. Lavinia,
D.S. Senanayake Colombo,
St. Anthony’s Wattala, Maris Stella Negombo, Revatha Balapitiya, Richmond Galle, St. Servatius Matara, St. Anthony’s Kandy, Vidyartha Kandy, St. Joseph Vaz Wennappuwa and St. Anne’s Kurunegala advanced to the second round as runners-up.
Mahanama Colombo, St. Peter’s Bambalapitiya, Wesley and Holy Cross Kalutara advanced to the second round as best third 4 teams in the first round.