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Inter-school Cricket: Revatha – Balapitiya in the “quarters”

By Ishani Upatharitha

Revatha College, Balapitiya advanced to the quarter-finals of the Under-19 Inter-school Limited-over Cricket Tournament on Friday (9).

Revatha beat St. Thomas’, Matale by 58 runs at Matale. St. Joseph’s, Wattala beat Bandaranayake Central, Veyangoda by three wickets at Veyangoda. S. de S. Jayasinghe Central, Dehiwala beat Homagama Central by five wickets at Dehiwala, and St. Joseph’s Boys College, Nugegoda beat Lalith Athulathmudali Vidyalaya, Mt. Lavinia at Udammita. Maris Stella, Thimbirigaskatuwa beat Basilica College, Ragama by 10 wickets at Thimbirigaskatuwa.

RESULTS

* At Matale, Revatha beat St. Thomas’, Matale by 58 runs:

Revatha: 231 (38.2) (Chamara Danasanka 69, Dinura Perera 29, Kaweesha Mendis 31; Didula Kularathne 4/39, Vidathru Subasinghe 3/35, Sithu Wijesekara 2/50)

St. Thomas’, Matale: 173 (37.2) (Sithul Wijesekara 36, Dulara Madusanka 31, S Sharon 23, Dilshan Ranasinghe 20; Kavisha Mendis 3/37, Kamesh De Silva 2/15)

* At Veyangoda, St. Joseph’s, Wattala beat Bandaranayake Central by three wickets:

Bandaranayake Central, Veyangoda: 104 (34.2) (Malshika Fernando 3/24, Hansaja Gunasekara 2/20, Abeetha Kawshan 2/28)

St. Joseph’s, Wattala: 105/7 (33.1) (Shenol Tissera 40, Vinod Weerasekara 22; Movindu Jayasinghe 3/17)

* At Dehiwala, S. de S. Jayasinghe beat Homagama Central by five wickets:

Homagama Central College: 148/9 (50) (Bineth Karunarathna 34, Kavindu Peiris 31; Mohommed Akif 4/38, Samindu Sankalpa 2/30)

S. de S. Jayasinghe Central, Dehiwala: 151/5 (36) (Nidul Dulnath 34, Mohommed Akmar 23, Savinda Opatha 22)

* At Udammita, St. Joseph’s Boys beat Lalith Athulathmudali Vidyalaya by 16 runs:

St. Joseph’s, Nugegoda: 153 (41.1) (Menuka Vithanage 34, Anjana Logus 27; Pramoda Fernando 3/25, Kavinda Sandaruwan 2/18)

Lalith Athulathmudali Vidyalaya, Mt. Lavinia: 137 (32.1) (Abdul Hakeem 30, Praboda Fernando 20; Menuka Vithanage 4/32, Yohan Kaushalya 2/9)

* At Thimbirigaskatuwa, Maris Stella, Thimbirigaskatuwa beat Basilica, Ragama by 10 wickets:

Basilica College, Ragama: 90 (21) (Chamindu Randeniya 22; Dinuka Silva 5/27, Samod Nimsara 3/25, Savindu Perera 2/12)

Maris Stella, Thimbirigaskatuwa: 91/0 (12.4) (Dinuka Silva 51 n.o., Senuk Dinwara 30 n.o.).