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Thomians in control on 16-wicket day

Royal, sent in to bat first, were bowled out for 158 runs in their annual ‘Battle of the Blues’ Big Match that began at SSC, Colombo on Thursday, 7 March.

The Thomians, in their reply, were six down for the same total, 156, at stumps on day one, in this three-day encounter.

ROYAL COLLEGE WON THE TOSS AND ELECTED TO BAT FIRST

Royal 1st Innings

BATSMENRB4S6SSR
Ishwara Dissanayakeb Kalana Perera04000
K Misharac Shalin De Mel b Shanon Ovin Fernando36876041.38
Ahan Sanchithalbw b Kalana Perera15272055.56
P Sooriyabandarac Shalin De Mel b Kalana Perera250040
K Madarasinghec Shalin De Mel b Shanon Ovin Fernando11272040.74
B Dissanayakec Dellon Peiris b Kalana Perera12202060
Thiritha Weerasooriyalbw b Kalana Perera03000
Kavindu Pathiranalbw b Kalana Perera35617057.38
Kaushan Kulasooriyac Shalin De Mel b Shanon Ovin Fernando28475059.57
L Madusankanot out671085.71
Gishan Balasooriyac Shalin De Mel b Shanon Ovin Fernando06000
Extras13 (b 4 , lb 4 , nb 4, w 1)
TOTAL158/10 (48.3 Overs, RR: 3.26)
BOWLINGOMRWECON
Kalana Perera1445463.86
Shalin De Mel301204
Kishan Munasinghe612103.5
Yohan Perera10202
Shanon Ovin Fernando15.382741.76
Dellon Peiris511803.6
Dilmin Rathnayaka411604
BATSMENRB4S6SSR
Sithara Hapuinnac Kaushan Kulasooriya b K Mishara141330107.69
Shalin De Mellbw b Kavindu Pathirathna211850116.67
Ryan Fernandoc Kamil Mishara b Kamil Mishara60669190.91
Yohan Pererac Kavindu Madarasinghe b Gishan Balasuriya49908054.44
Kishan Munasingheb Kamil Mishara8181044.44
Dellon Peirisb Gishan Balasuriya4160025
Ravindu De Silvanot out011000
Dilmin Rathnayakenot out02000
Extras2 (b 0 , lb 0 , nb 2, w 0)
TOTAL158/6 (39 Overs, RR: 4.05)
BOWLINGOMRWECON
Kavindu Pathirana814515.62
L Madusanka612604.33
K Mishara1243232.67
Gishan Balasuriya1123222.91
Kaushan Kulasooriya10909
Thithira Weerasooriya1014014

Photos Pradeep Dambarage