Under 17 division III final 2014
Najath Maulana produced a fine double with the bat and the ball as Zahira College, Kalmunai created history as they beat Central College, Jaffna by 4 wickets in the under 17 division III final match played at Central College grounds.
Maulana captured 4 wickets to restrict the hosts to 173 runs while he scored a gritty unbeaten 58 runs to anchor the chase as the Zahira boys became champions. Yoharashan Kirupakaran scored a half-ton for the Central College team. This Match was played for the first time in the Northern area in coloured clothing, black sight screens and with white balls.
Central College, Jaffna – 173 all out in 48.4 overs: Yoharashan Kirupakaran 50, Najath Maulana 4-14, MJM Afri 4-38.
Zahira College, Kalmunai – 177/6 in 41.2) overs: MRM Rilah 55, Najath Maulana 58*, A Thanushan 2-21, S Kowthaman 2-49.