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Hayleys win MCA T20 Cricket final

Hayleys Group led by Avishka Fernando emerged winners of the 27th Singer-MCA T20 Tournament on Sunday, 26 January at the MCA Grounds in Colombo.

They beat defending champions MAS Intimates Unichela by six wickets.

Scores:

MAS Intimates Unichela 145 all out in 19.1 overs

(Dhanushka Gunathilaka 18, Kamindu Mendis 35, Wanindu Hasaranga 42; Lahiru Samarakoon 4/19, Santhush Gunatillake 2/35)

Hayleys (won the toss) 146/4 in 17.5 overs

(Lahiru Samarakoon 21, Ron Chandragupta 55 not out, Sachithra Serasinghe 35; Anuk Fernando 2/19)

Avishka Fernando, Captain of Hayleys Group (3rd from right) receiving the Singer Challenge Trophy  from the Chief Guest, Shanil Perera, Marketing Director, Singer Sri Lanka PLC. Others in the picture (left to right) Tarindra Kaluperuma, Chairman, MCA Tournament Committee, Rohana Dissanayake, President, MCA, and Sirosha Gunatillake, General Secretary, MCA