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St. Anne’s College vs Isipathana College
The home team won the toss and elected to bat first and posted 259 runs for their first-innings. Lasith Warnakulasuriya anchored the innings with a solid 93 runs while Isipathana skipper, Madushika Sandaruwan topped the bowling chart with 3 scalps to his name.
Ashen Gunawardena led the batting for Isipathana College with 67 runs to his name as the boys from Colombo settled to 167 runs in the first-innings.
The double-greens captain, Madushika, who never seems to get enough support from his team, chipped in with a surprise spell in the second-innings picking up 4 quick wickets for just 10 runs. Yet, it was not enough to bounce back. The game came to a draw after seeing 16 exciting overs in the St. Anne’s second-innings with 7 wickets for 25 runs.
St. Anne’s College, Kurunegala 259 (110.2): Lasith Warnakulasuriya 93, Kavindu Ranasingha 41, Pasindu Thennakon 30, Pivithuru Fernando 20, Madushika Sandaruwan 3/58, Thevindu Dikwella 2/24, Kaliq Amath 2/29, Ravindu Rathnayaka 2/29 & 25/7 (16): Madushika Sandaruwan 4/10, Khaliq Amath 2/06
Isipathana College, Colombo 167 (62.1): Ashen Gunawardena 67, Madushika Sandaruwan 27, Risitha Perera 3/15, Pasindu Thennakon 3/59, Manan Musammil 2/28