Dharmaraja College Kandy beat Kingswood College Kandy by an innings and 50 runs in their 109th Big Match concluded at Pallekele Stadium yesterday.
Rajans all-rounder Ruchira Pupulewatte scored 109 and took three wickets for no runs which is the highlight of the game.
He became the 17th centurion for Rajans after Ruskhan Suriarachchi who scored 113 in the centenary 'Big Match' in 2006.
Kingswoodians have produced eleven centurions so far in the 'Big Match series.
Rajans scored 306 for 6 wickets declared in their first innings and got Kingswood all out 152 in their first innings and 104 in the second innings. Dharmaraja College: 1st innings 306 for 6 wickets declared in 67 overs (Ruchira Pupulewatte 109, Kavishka Dissanayake 43, Dilshan Gunasinghe 42, Nivantha Herath 57 n.o, Tharindu Liyanage 2 for 95, Vimukthi Wijesiriwardene 2 for 24).
Kingswood College: 1st innings 152 all out in 42.1 overs (Dilshan Walisundara 41, Ruwantha Hathurusinghe 40, Vimukthi Wijesiriwardene 15, Tharindu Liyanage 11, Lahiru Samarakoon 6 for 56). 2nd innings 104 all out in 33.4 overs (Avishka Chandrasiri 22, Meedum Weerasinghe 15, Vimukthi Wijesiriwardene 17 n.o, Lahiru Samarakoon 4 for 52, Kavishka Dissanayake 3 for 23, Ruchira Pupulewatte 3 for no runs).