By M. Shamil Amit
St. Anne’s College Kurunegala and Tissa MMV, Kalutara recorded wins over Maliyadeva and Taxila Central Horana respectively in their Under-17 Inter-Schools Cricket Tournament matches played at Kurunegala and Kalutara yesterday.
St. Anne’s overcame Maliyadeva by seven wickets while Tissa MMV had the better of Taxila Central by six wickets.
At Kurunegala (St. Anne’s won by seven wickets)
Maliyadeva: 111 in 37.1 overs (Nithila Dharmadasa 31, Pasindu Tennekoon 4/9, Mannan Muzammil 2/13)
St. Anne’s: 112/3 in 28.3 overs (Rashitha Perera 30, Dilhara Deshabandu 34 n.o).
At Kalutara (Tissa MMV won by six wickets)
Taxila Central: 181/9 in 50 overs (Januthu Eranga 32, Thisara Sachinthaka 23, Malith Kaushika 23, Mikil Sahasmika 2/16, Avishka Devinda 2/42)
Tissa MMV: 182/4 in 33.2 overs (Randula Dasun 52, Chami Saranga 35, Ashen Chamila 61 n.o, Thisara Sachinthaka 3/46).