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“Inaugural Army Commander’s T20 League” 2020

MWW and DSW record second wins

Melbn Western Warriors (MWW) and Dimo Southern Warriors (DSW) recorded their second wins and leading the points table in the inaugural Army Commander’s T20 League tournament worked off at the Army grounds, Dombagoda yesterday.

Melbn Western Warriors beat Prima Stella Eastern Warriors by 73 runs in the 5th match and Dimo Southern Warriors beat Super Fashion North Warriors by 5 wickets in the 6th match of the tournament on day three.

Avishka Fernando, right hand opener of Melbn Western Warriors scored 86 runs in 42 balls with 3 boundaries and 9 sixes against Prima Stella Eastern Warriors. Avishka Fernando and Lakshan Eirisinghe made 111-run stand for the second wicket.

Skipper Thisara Perera (3/12) and Maheesh Theekshana (3/37) helped to win over Prima Stella Eastern Warriors.

Openers Priyantha Rathnayake (49) and Dinesh Chandimal (27) of Dimo Southern Warriors made 77-run stand for the first wicket. Wanindu Hasaranga of Dimo Southern Warriors shown good all-round performances against Super Fashion North Warriors.

Match No 5.

Melbn Western Warriors won by 73 runs.

Melbn Western Warriors: 211/7 (20) (Avishka Fernando 86, Lakshan Edirisinghe 42, Thisara Perera 21, Harshajith Veerendra 17, Yashodha Mendis 12 n.o., Asela Gunarathne 2/33, Then Rathan 2/44)

Prima Stella Eastern Warriors: 138 (16.1) (Himasha Liyanage 27, Dushan Vimukthi 19, Chathuranga De Silva 18, Asela Gunaratne 15, Rajindra Punchihewa 14, Thisara Perera 3/12, Maheesh Theekshana 3/37)

Match No 6.

Dimo Southern Warriors won by 5 wickets.

Super Fashion Northern Warriors: 125 (19.1) (Janaka Sampath 27, Shihan De Silva 10, Seekkuge Prasanna 17, Bhanuka Rajapaksha 13, Tharindu Kaushal 11, Heshan Hettiarachchi 10, Wanindu Hasaranga 3/32, Suranga Lakmal 2/17, Suminda Lakshan 2/18)

Dimo Southern Warriors: 126/5 (19) (Priyantha Rathnayake 49, Dinesh Chandimal 27, Wanindu Hasaranga 26 n.o., Suminda Lakshan 13, Dasun Shanaka 3/19). YK