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Defending champs Richmond into final

Defending champions Richmond College Galle entered to the final for the 3rd consecutive year of the ‘Singer Trophy’ Under 19 division 1 inter schools limited Over cricket tournament yesterday.

Richmond College beat Prince of Wales College Moratuwa by 68 runs in the semifinal played at Bay Brooke place (Moors SC grounds).

Richmond College won the toss and elected to bat. Richmondites were bowled out for 208 runs in 47.4 overs. Sandun Mendis scored 50 runs and skipper Thaveesha Abhishek scored 34 runs. Dimuth Sandaruwan (33), Sammu Vimud (29) and Dilum Sudeera (26) helped to build their innings. Lakshan Perera took 3 wickets for 42 runs. Kaumal Nanayakkara and Kavinda de Mel took two wickets each.

In reply, Cambrians were bowled out for 140 runs in 40.1 overs. Pasindu Pathum scored 41 runs and Tharindu Amarasinghe scored 24 runs. Right arm paceman Amshi de Silva took 4 wickets for 27 runs and Dilum Sudeera took 3 wickets for 23 runs.

Richmond Galle: 208 in 47.4 overs (Sandun Mendis 50, Thaveesha Abhishek 34, Dimuth Sandaruwan 33, Sammu Vimud 29, Dilum Sudeera 26, Lakshan Perera 3/42, Kaumal Nanayakkara 2/31, Kavinda de Mel 2/40)

Prince of Wales Moratuwa: 140 in 40.1 overs (Pasindu Pathum 41, Tharindu Amarasinghe 24, Amshi de Silva 4/27, Dilum Sudeera 3/23). YK 


 

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