Tamil Union wins the under 23 division one title

Tamil Union won the Under-23 inter-club cricket title for the third consecutive year by beating Moors Sports Club by massive 258 runs in the U23 Division One final encounter ended at the R Premadasa Stadium, yesterday.

Match details

Match:                      U23 – D1 final between Tamil Union U23 and Moors SC – U23

Date :                         30, 31 Aug & 1 Sept 2013

Venue:                       R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

Toss:                           Tamil Union and Elected to bat

Winner:                     Tamil Union U23 by 258 runs

Tamil Union: 223 in 72 overs (Denuwan Rajakaruna 52, Pulina Tharanga 36, Romesh Buddhika 30, Chamikara Edirisinghe 25, Dharshana Mahawatte 21, Irosh Samarasuriya 3/44, Kaushalya Gajasinghe 2/48)

and 442 in 86.2 overs (Romesh Buddhika 187, Matheesha Perera 145, Chamath Gunasinghe 3/53, Sanitha de Mel 2/54, Irosh Samarasuriya 2/75)

Moors: 181 in 35.1 overs (Thikshala de Silva 54 n.o, Shehan Jayasuriya 36, Kusal Mendis 31, Tineth Manishka 6/44, Pulina Tharanga 3/40)

and 227 in 47 overs (Oshada Fernando 71, Kusal Mendis 44, Kaushalya Gajasinghe 33, Matheesha Perera 5/27, Tineth Manishka 2/21).