SL girls in Junior Fed Cup Final Qualifiers
Sri Lanka guaranteed a berth in the Junior Fed
Cup by BNP Paribas Final Qualifying event which is to be worked off
from April 22 to 27 in Gimcheon, Korea. Sri Lankan girls (age
category 16 and under) have maintained an unbeaten record to be
placed second in the group ‘A’ of the Asia/Oceania Pre-Qualifying
event being worked off in Kuching, Malaysia.
113th Battle of Nilwala starts today:
Traditional rivals clash in Matara
The 113th annual cricket encounter between St
Servatius College and St Thomas’ College Matara will take place on
March 22, 23 and 24 at the Uyanwatta Stadium. St Thomas’ College
will host this years three day encounter while St Servatius College
will host the 50 over game on the March 29.
Richmond have the edge over Mahinda
The Mahinda – Richmond annual cricket encounter
affectionately known as The Lovers’ Quarrel will be played for the
108th consecutive year today (22) and tomorrow (23) at Galle
International Cricket Stadium. Mahinda – Richmond Big Match which
has been inaugurated in 1905 under the guidance of principals Rev
James Horne Darrel of Richmond and Frank Lee Woodward of Mahinda is
one of the most pristine school cricket match series of the island.