Embuldeniya & Daniel strengthen Kandy’s position on day three

Dialog-SLC National Super League 2022 – Four Day Tournament

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The final of the National Super League 4-day Tournament between Kandy and Jaffna continued for day three today (09th April), at Galle International Cricket Stadium. 

Jaffna resumed their first innings on day three at 42/1, but did not impress with the bat as they were bowled out for 227 runs in 89.1 overs.

Nishan Madushka top-scored with a knock of 57 runs off 124 balls with 5 fours. Sri Lanka’s premier Test spinner Lasith Embuldeniya was the pick of the bowlers for Kandy as he bagged 4 scalps for 100 runs.

Kandy began their second innings 217 runs ahead and put on 52 runs for 1 wicket before the bad light stopped play for day three.

Brief Scores

Kandy – 444 (131.2) O Fernando 109, K Mendis 87, K Vidura 71, K Mishara 56, P Tharanga 43, N Dickwella 32, D Sudeera 4/86, D De Silva 3/96, J Vandersay 2/97 & 52/1 (15) K Mishara 26

Jaffna – 227 (89.1) N Madushka 57, D Sudeera 49*, D De Silva 30, L Embuldeniya 4/100, A Daniel 3/89, A Fernando 2/25

Stumps – Day 03