Chamara hit tons
By Marlon Fernandopulle
A 199-run fifth wicket stand between Marvan Atapattu (107) and Chamara
Silva (106) helped SSC to set the stage for an outright victory
over Galle CC at Braybrooke Place yesterday.
10 boundaries and two sixes while Chamara Silva overshadowed his
senior partner hitting 15 boundaries and a six as SSC declared at
329 for 7 wickets.SSC who were at one stage on 81 for 4 wickets
recovered through the entertaining partnership between Atapattu
and Silva.Both batsman flayed the Galle bowlers who toiled all day
on a placid wicket. Trailing by 190 runs Galle CC were 34 for no
loss by the close
Braybrooke Place: SSC vs Galle CC
Galle CC - 139 & 34 for no loss
SSC - 329/7 dec. (Andrew Perera 28 Marvan Atapattu 107 Chamara Silva
106 Tilan Samaraweera 34 n o Chanaka Komasaru 4/94)
Former Sri Lanka skipper Sanath Jayasuriya cracked a sparkling 123
with 14 boundaries and a six as Bloomfield hit up 361 against Colts
SC in a Premier League Division One game at Havelock Park yesterday.
was well supported by Indika de Saram(48) and Kumar Dharmasena (74)
as Bloomfield put up an imposing and challenging total.In reply
Colts were 88 for 2 wickets at close.
Park: Colts SC vs BloomfieldBloomfield - 361 all out(Sanath Jayasuriya
123 Indika de Saram 48 Kumar Dharmasena 74 Udara Varuna 23 Chaminda
Vaas 2/74 P S Liyanage 2/32 M Pushpakumara 2/74 Niroshan Bandarathilake
Colts SC - 88/2 at close (Sajith Fernando 44 n o)
set for the kill
Tamil Union were set to crush Police as they took a firm grip at
the end of the second day's play at the P Sara Stadium yesterday.
After hitting up 412 for 8 declared Tamil Union bundled out the
Cops for 83. Following on the Cops were 48 for 1 wicket by the close.
- 412/8 decl.(Rally Tissera 143 Bradman Ediriweera 65 C Handunhettige
88 Ranga Dias 40 P K Serasinghe 4/129)
Police SC - 83(N Soysa 44 S Kelum 4/26, M Muralitharan 4/5, Malinga
Chilaw Marians Praneenth Jayasundera (5/23) and Ranil Dhammika (3/15)
teamed up to bowl out Air Force for 119 at Katunayake yesterday.
Air Force in reply to Chilaw Marians first innings total of 247
were in total disarray against the visitors. Enjoying a 128 run
lead Chilaw Marians finished the day on 223 by close.
-247 & 223/4 (Gayan Wijeyakoon 57 Charith Sylvester 56 Hasantha
Fernando 46 n o Praneeth Jayasundera 26 n o Pubudu Wickrema 2/75)
Air Force - 118 all out (Charith Rangajeewa 43; Praneeth Jayasundera
5/23, Ranil Dhammika 3/15)