Vidyaratha 60-9 to 114
June 14, 2017, 9:17 pm
Special Sports Correspondent in Kandy
Vidyaratha recovered to 114, after being 69-9 in their Under 17 Division I match against Dharmaraja at Lake View.
Madunaka Wijetilleka, a left arm spinner, made his mark with the bat, scoring an excellent unbeaten 41.
Upendra Warnakulasuriya, Dharmaraja’s best bowler, had 3-23.
In their turn, the Rajans cruised to victory, making the required runs for the loss of three wickets. Left handed opener Chetiya Ekanayake made an unbeaten fifty in a mere 55 balls. Skipper Dulaj Bandara scored 26.
Vidyaratha 114 in 35 overs (Medunaka Wijetilleka 41 n.o., Kevin Nimshan 14; Yasitha Samararatne 2-15, Upendra Warnakulasuriya 3-23).
Dharmaraja 115-3 in 21.5 overs (Kasun Gunawardena 16, Chetiya Ekanayake 50 n.o., Dulaj Bandara 26, Sahan Siriwardena 1-15).