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SLC Major Youth Tournament

Army SC, Lankan CC, Colts CC, Tamil Union in the lead

Army SC, Lankan CC, Colts CC, and Tamil Union are leading the points table after day Six of the Under-23 Major Club Youth Cricket Tournament conducted by Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC).

In group 'A', Army SC is on top with 19 points and Lankan CC in group ‘B’ is retaining the top slot with 12 points. Colts CC are leading group ‘C’ with 19 points and Tamil Union C & AC (group 'D') with 24 points. SSC earned 24 points in 5 matches finishing at the top of group ‘D’.

In the latest rankings of the top five batsmen in the tournament, Nipun Dhananjaya of SSC rules the top spot so far; Nipun Dhananjaya (SSC - 276 runs in 5 innings), Ravindu Fernando (Tamil Union - 253 runs in 5 innings) and Sakuna Liyanage (Nugegoda S & WC - 238 runs in 5 innings),

Malindu Madhuranga (CCC - 223 runs in 5 inning), Nisal Francisco (BRC - 221 runs in 5 innings) are in fourth and fifth, respectively.

Amshi De Silva (CCC) is leading top bowler. Amshi (CCC - 13 wickets in 5 innings), Tharusha Fernando (Sebastianites C & AC - 12 wickets in 5 innings), Sachindu Colomboge (Tamil Union - 12 wickets in 6 innings), Nipun Lakshan (Nugegoda S & WC - 12 wickets in 5 innings) and Rohan Sanjaya (Colts - 12 wickets in 5 innings) after day six.

Fixtures on Saturday (Oct. 3)

Ports Authority SC vs Saracens CC at Colts

Fixtures on Sunday (Oct. 4)

Kandy Custom SC vs Kurunegala

Sebastianite C & AC vs Nugegoda S & WC at Moratuwa

Air Force SC Chilaw Marians CC at MCG Katunayake

Negombo CC vs Ragama CC at Bloomfield

Panadura SC vs Lankan CC at Panadura

NCC vs Colts at Colts CC

Moors vs Kalutara TC at Magona

SSC vs Bloomfield at SSC

Galle CC vs CCC at CCC

BRC vs Army SC at Panagoda

Police SC vs Baduraliya CC

- (YK)