Sri Lanka cruise to third win

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Lawyers Cricket World Cup

 

 By Shannon Nicholas

Sri Lanka registered their third win in the International Lawyers Cricket World Cup when they beat the Barristers of England and Wales (BEWCC) by 10 wickets in their fixture played out at the BRC Grounds yesterday. 


Batting first, the BEWCC made 112 for the loss of nine wickets from their allocated 35 overs. 

 

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Yohan Jinasena and Ershan Ariyarathnam run between the wickets Pic by Pradeep Dilrukshana 

 

Pavithra Bolapage and Thusitha Ranatunga claimed three wickets each for the hosts. 

In reply, Sri Lanka were able to reach their target in 7.3 overs as Yohan Jinasena made 67 and Ershan Ariyarathnam scored 32. 

 

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