Kandy Youth CC win by 181 runs | Daily News

Kandy Youth CC win by 181 runs

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused disruption to cricket over here in Kandy, where the inter club limited overs cricket tournament  was in full swing with 41 games out of seventy been played at Pallekele The Kandy District Cricket Association has halted the rest of the matches.

In the 42nd game Kandy Youth Cricket Club beat Madawala Cricket Club in a group “B” game by 181 runs. In this game Kandy Youth CC  elected to bat first and went on to score 280 for 9 in 50 overs H. Shehan 70 not out, C. Kumarasiri 61 - M. Imran 3 for 60 and M. Nafraz 2 for 36 Madawala C.C. in their turn were shot out for 99 all out in 30 overs - M. Azmil 17 - D. Bandara 4 for 23, U. Jayalath 2 for 20 and C. Kumarasiri 2 for 23  

43rd game Old Rathiyanz Cricket Club beat Liverpool SC in a group “E” game by 13 runs. Liverpool won the toss and elected to field first. Old Rathiyanz C.C.taking the first turn were all out for 183 runs in 39 overs - K. Karunatilake44, Y. Kodagoda 44. A. Jayasundara 4 for 33 and N. Ruwanthika 1for 17 and Liverpool SC made 170 in 38 overs. J. Tennakoon 45, M. Ikram 32 - K. Karunatilake 5 for 39 and T. Lakmal 3 for 42  

44th game, Onslaught Cricket Club beat Kandy CC by 4 wickets in a Group “A” game. Onslaught CC won the toss and elected to field first. Kandy CC made 177 in 47.4 overs. M. Lakshan 59, S. Halangoda 29. N. Jayaweera 3 for 24 and S Chandrathilak 3 for 26. Onslaught CC 178 for 6 in 47.3 overs. G.Wickramarachchi 54, T. Chandraratne 43 not out, D.K. Herath 41. I. Gunasekara 3 for 27  

45th Match Kandy Zeylanikans CC beat. Visuvious SC by 93 runs in a Group “A” game Visuvious SC won the toss and elected to field first and Kandy Zeylanikans CC made 261 for 8 50 overs. L.V. Perera 78, H.N.Attanayake 49, N.S. Bandara 43, V.Malwatta 2 for 15. Visuvious SC 168 in 44.3 over’s. S. Walikala 75, H.Gamage 3 for 38 and H.N. Attanayake 2 for 12  

The teams are in this position- group “A”- 1. Onslaught CC 2. Kandy CC, 3 Madawala United SC, 4 Visuvious SC. 5.Kandy Zeylanikans CC.

Group B - 1.Kandy Youth CC, 2. University Staff C.A., 3. Prisons SC, 4. Galhjinna YouthSC, 5. Madawaela CC.

Group C - 1. Old Antoanins SC, 2 Old Zahirians SC,3. Kandy Bloomfield CC, 4. Old Bahuwans CC, 5 Southerland SC.

Group D – 1 Old Rajans SC, 2. Univesity CC, 3. Ekamuthu SC, 4 Galagedera CC. 5. Black Egale SC.

Group E – 1. Old Rathiyanz CC, 2. OldTrintiains SC, 3 Kothmale CC, 4KandyDoctors SC, 5Liverpool SC.

Group F –1. Saracens CC, 2. Gampola CC. 3. Blue Universal SC, 4 Sylverstrians CC,5. Kandy Academy SC.