Thilakaratne puts Sri Rahula on top

A fine all round performance by Amith Thilakaratne enabled Sri Rahula College, Katugastota to take major honours over Devananda MV, Ambalangoda on the first day’s play of their inter-school cricket tournament match played at Peradeniya yesterday.

Devananda taking first lease of the wicket were reduced to 144 in 47.5 overs with P. Tharanga top scoring with 34. Off-spinner Thilakaratne took his sixth five wicket haul to put Rahula on top.


Devananda MV 144 all out in 47.5 overs (N.Thikshana 28,P.Tharanga 34,S.Suranga 22,I.Shabita 16,D.Sirimanana 12, A.Thilakaratne 5 for 42,Roshan Subasinghe 2 for 27,Sunimal Dissanayake 2 for 45 )

Sri Rahula 141 for 4 wickets in 45 overs (Pradeep Priyadarshana 34,S. Dilhan 25,Gihan Viduranga 18,A.Thilakaratne 55 not out ) (RR)

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