Aussie pacemen trouble Kiwis
New Zealand after a bad start recovered somewhat
through a 65 run stand between Neil Broom and James Franklyn. It was
a constant struggle for the New Zealanders as the conditions
assisting the bowlers. Lee, Watson and Johnson exploiting the
conditions to the maximum.
Senior Athletic C’ships from October 7-9
The 79th All Island Schools Senior Athletic
Championships for the Sir John Tarbat Trophy organised by the
Schools Athletis Association is due commence on October 7 and
conclude on October 9 at the Sugathadasa stadium. The event is
sponsored by Nestle Lanka Limited the distributers of ‘Milo’.
Renown SC moves to top spot
Renown Sports Club for the first time came onto
the top of the points table when they trained Jupiter SC 6-2 in
their Dialog champions league encounter played in Negombo on Sunday.
Renown SC were tied for the second place with Ratnam SC with both
teams having obtained 10 points each. But the victory over Jupitors
SC in Group ‘A’ put them ahead of the leaders Sri Lanka Air Force
who led the table with 12 points Renown at the Lemons had a fine
lead 4-0 and went onto add two more goals in the second session,
while their opponents two scored two goals.