Colombo Bulls and Otters register victories
Colombo Bulls and Otters recorded victories on Saturday in the Otters
Diamond Jubilee Invitation Basketball Tournament which continued at the
Colombo Bulls defeated the Buffaloes in the first encounter while
Otters won their game against the Wattala Cagers. Duke Rajapakse, the
best player of the match and Chamira Ratnayake scored 13 each to help
Colombo Bulls to gain a comfortable 64-36 victory over the Buffaloes.
Half time score read 39-18 in favour of the winning team.
The Bulls were right on top from the beginning of the game.
Hasantha Gunawardena (10) and Thanushka Wanigarathne (08) were the
best contributers to the losing team
Charitha Dodangoda and Ranil Suranga refereed.
Otters beat Wattala
Otters, the hosts of the tournament emerged victorious over Wattala
BC(68-57) in their game on Saturday.
The half time scores stood at 31-26 in favour of Otters. M.K. Shiran
top scored for the home team with 28 points and Gayan Meedeniya who was
adjudged the best player of the game, added 23 to the Otters’ tally.
The best scorers of Wattala team were Pradeep Pushpakumara (12) and
Prageeth Pushpakumara (10).
Ajith Kumara and Panduka Ranasinghe refereed.