Rain spoils U17 fixtures; Mohamed Rukshan shines for St. Anthony’s

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U17 Singer Cup

The under 17 Singer Cup commenced earlier this month with the first round of matches getting under way.  So far Isipathana College, St. Anthony’s College Kandy and St. Joseph’s College Wennappuwa have registered outright wins. The biggest highlight for the tournament so far has been Mohamed Rukshan from St. Anthony’s College making an unbeaten 112 off 170 balls which consisted of 12 boundaries.

Results

Isipathana College v Tissa Central College Kalutara at BRC 

Tissa Central: 69 in 23.4 overs (Kosala de Silva 21, Ashen Jayashantha 3/11, Tharusha Perera 2/03, Sudeepa Angulugaha 2/23)

Isipathana: 73/5 in 20.2 overs (Ashen Gunawardhane 28 n.o., Ramesh Madhusanka 2/10)

Isipathana College Colombo beat Tissa Central College Kalutara by 5 wickets.


St. Anthony’s College Kandy v St. Thomas College Matale at Kandy.

St. Anthony’s Kandy: 302/5 in 48 overs (Mohommed Rukshan 112 n.o., Kalhara Senarathne 32 n.o., Mohommed Kamil 31, Theeksha Gunasingha 30, Thamashana Abeykoon 23)

St. Thomas Matale: 143/5 in 48 overs (Shehan Avandya 30, Tharanga Rajapaksa 28 n.o., Visal Ekanayake 22, Thamashana Abeykoon 2/18)

St. Anthony’s Kandy won by 159 runs.


St. Joseph Vaz v St. Xavier’s at Wennappuwa.

St. Joseph Vaz Wennappuwa: 233/9 in 50 overs (Nipun Dhananjaya 73, Yohan Peiris 30, Purna Yasas 2/29, Dulaj Ashen 2/43, Yohan Perera 2/48)

St. Xavier’s Maravila: 139/9 in 24 overs (Ravindu Anjana 30, Sithum Sanjana 30, Shehan Dinusha 30, Purna Yasas 24 n.o., Nipuna Dhananjaya 5/41, Isuru Fernando 2/17)

St. Joseph Vaz Wennappuwa won by 12 runs. (Parabola)


De Mazenod v Royal College Panadura at Kandana.

De Mazenod: 181 in 44.4 overs (Praveen Jude 36, Nandun Dilshan 25, Nevishka Rodrigo 23, Saliya Jude 22, Chamath Damayantha 2/03, Prasanna Pushpakumara 2/18, Dilina Sudaraka 2/23)

Royal Panadura: Did not bat

Match drawn due to rain.


Gurukula College v President’s College at Kotte.

Gurukula Kelaniya: 215/2 in 30.5 overs (Shanaka Madushanka 52, Imantha Shehan 46*, Likshan Sasanka 42*, Thimira Nayanatharu 42, Damindu Nelumdeniya 2/20)

President’s Kotte: Did not bat

Match drawn due to rain.