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Anura, Matara clinch Under 19 Girls' Division Two title

Anura Vidyalaya Matara
Anura Vidyalaya Matara

Anura Vidyalaya, Matara from Southern Province emerged champions of the Under 19 Girls' Division Two Inter-school Cricket tournament conducted by Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association sponsored by Sri Lanka Cricket yesterday.   

They beat St. Anthony's Girls' College Katugastota by 32 runs in the final played at Nalanda College ground Colombo.   

Anura Vidyalaya Matara won the toss and elected to bat first. Anura Vidyalaya Matara scored 122 runs for 9 wickets in 30 overs. Lakni Nimsara scored 22 runs and Dumilsha Randishani scored 19 runs. Kavishka Abeyrathna claimed 3 for 19/ and Diyoni Nirmala claimed 2 wickets.   

St. Anthony’s Girls Katugastota were all out for 90 runs in 26.2 overs. Malmi Herath and Yogarajan Praveenya helped to build their innings. Apshara Madumali claimed 3 for 18 runs.   

Chief scores:

Anura Vidyalaya Matara: 122/9 (30) (Lakni Nimsara 22, Dumilsha Randishani 19, Kavishka Abeyrathna 3/19, Diyoni Nirmala 2/11) St. Anthony’s Girls Katugastota: 90 (26.2) (Malmi Herath 15, Yogarajan Praveenya 11, Apshara Madumali 3/18). (Y.K.)

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