U-17 Cricket Tournament Ravindu, Savindu steer Isipathana to easy victory

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By M. Shamil Amit

Half centuries by Ravindu Ratnayake and Savindu Uthsara laid the foundation for Isipathana College to coast to an easy 79-run win against St. Sylvester’s College in their Under-17 Inter-Schools Cricket Tournament second-round match played at the BRC Grounds yesterday.


Isipathana taking first lease of the wicket made a formidable 250 for nine and succeeded in restricting St. Sylvester’s for 171.
At BRC (Isipathana won by 79 runs)
Isipathana: 250/9 in 50 overs (Ravindu Ratnayake 83, Savindu Uthsara 71, Thevindu Dickwella 32, Charith Rajaguru 4/31, Hashan Ratnayake 3/53, Naveen Bandara 2/41)
St. Sylvester’s: 171/7 in 50 overs (Charith Rajaguru 43, Kasun Ediritileke 30, Savindu Uthsara 2/27, Naveen Bandara 2/30).
At Wattala (Gurukula MV won by five wickets)
St. Anthony’s Wattala: 113/8 in 22 overs (Don Rumesh 36, Kaveesha Dulanjana 30)
Gurukula MV: 119/5 in 21.1 overs (Kemira Nayanatharu 25, Praveen Nimesh 23, Don Rumesh 2/20).
At Mount Mary (Nalanda ‘B’ won by two wickets)
St. Patrick’s Jaffna: 142 in 39.1 overs (E. Dilakshan 36, D. Danisyas 26, Sachin Imaduwage 4/22, Piyumal Wimalasooriya 2/32)
Nalanda ‘B’: 145/8 in 31.5 overs (Adeesha Jayaratne 26, Sachin Imaduwage 24, Pathum Kuweju 27 n.o, E. Kasto 4/52, E. Dilakshan 2/23).
At Shalika Grounds (British School in Colombo won by eight wickets)
Bandaranayake Central Veyangoda: 125 in 34 overs (Shalinda Hapuarachchi 26, Nadula Nimsara 23, Dilshan Premaratne 3/13, Ishan Dhananjaya 3/39)
British School in Colombo: 126/2 in 24 overs (T. Saikia 48, Rahul Radesh 60 n.o).
At Wattala (Lyceum Wattala won by seven wickets)
Royal Monaragala: 183/4 in 30 overs (Malaka Lakshan 121, Avishka Lakshan 39)
Lyceum: 184/3 in 17.3 overs (Pasindu Kamesh 78, Shenon Yenuka 29, Dan Haaron 60 n.o).