Referee awards victory to Moors
In a dramatic turn of events marked with high drama, Moors Sports
Club came from behind with a magnificent performance to beat Colts CC
outright by five wickets in their SLC Premier League inter club four day
Tier 'A' cricket tournament match concluded at Baraybrooke Place
The victory of course was awarded to Moors SC by the match referee
Graham Labrooy as the Colts CC team walked out due to bad light with the
home side needing just two runs to collect maximum points.
Earlier Colts CC declared their second innings at 109 for 4 while
setting Moors SC a victory target of 239 runs from 42 overs.
Colts CC: 292 and 109 for 4 decl (D. Perera 36, A. Mathews 21, S.
Jayasinghe 24 n.o, A. Perera 2 for 22)
Moors SC: 163 (R. Peiris 57, D. Lokuhettige 37, A. Perera 22, A.
Mathews 2 for 14, S. Weerakoon 4 for 75) and 237 for 5 (D. Sudarshana 90
n.o, J. Wannakuwatte 41, R. Peiris 39, D. Lokuhettige 32, S. Weerakoon 3
Ragama down NCC
Middle order batsman Harsha Vithana stroked a solid half century to
guide Ragama CC to a convincing five wicket victory over NCC in their
SLC Premier League inter club four day Tier A cricket tournament match
concluded at Maitland Place yesterday.
NCC: 243 and 123
Ragama CC: 196 and 173 for 5 (D. Ranatunga 27, I. Senaratne 32, H.
Vithana 56, M. Bandara 27 n.o, K. Kulasekera 2 for 21, T. Kottahewa 2
for 60) C.D.
7th wkt pair helps Chilaw Marians
Gayan Wijekoon hit a fighting unbeaten half century and shared an
unfinished seventh wicket stand of 73 runs with Janaka Gunaratne as
Chilaw Marians pulled off a hard fought four wicket victory over CCC in
their SLC Premier League inter club four day Tier A cricket tournament
match concluded at Maitland Crescent yesterday.
CCC: 151 and 187
Chilaw Marians SC: 255 and 116 for 6 (M. Udawatte 28, G. Wijekoon 52
n.o, J. Gunaratne 23 n.o, S. de Silva 2 for 29, S. Boralessa 4 for 43)