Winners of U-19 Provincial matches

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Western Province, Western Province Central, Western Province South, Southern Province, Western Province North and North Western Province won their respective matches in the ongoing SLC organized Under-19 Provincial Tournament 2018.

Western Province South defeated Southern Province by two wickets at Marians Cricket Grounds, Katunayake. Southern Province, batting first, totaled 154 in 34.4 overs with J. Perera top scoring with 57. Western Province South reached the victory target finishing on 155 for 8 in 36.1 overs with Navoda Paranavithana making 42 and S. Mendis 41.

Western Province North vs North Central Province (2)

In a 45-over match on the D/L, Western Province North outshone North Central Province by 7 wickets at the NCC Grounds. Having dismissed North Central Province for 68 in 44.1 overs, Western Province North reached the target on 71 for 3 off only 8.4 overs. Their match winner was Maheesh Theekshana who claimed 5 for 11.

Meanwhile, Western Province Central beat Uva Province by 8 wickets at the Colts Grounds. Having shot out Uva Province for 83 in 40.1 overs, Western Province Central polished off the required 84 runs for the loss of 2 wickets off 11.1 overs. Sithara Haputhanthri led the way with 39.

At the Marians Grounds, Katunayake, Southern Province won over Uva Province by 7 wickets in a high scoring match. Uva Province made 165 for 7 in 36 overs with Nishan Kalindu top scoring with 68. Southern Province was equal to the task reaching 172 for 3 anchored by an unbeaten 82 by Navodaya Paranavithana.

At the NCC grounds, Western Province South scored 122 for 4 off 30.5 overs in reply to Eastern Province’s 121 all out in 49.2 overs to register a 6-wicket win. Nishan Fernando was unbeaten on 58.

At the P. Saravanamuththu Stadium, Northern Province outwitted North Western Province by 49 runs. Northern Province made 108 and dismissed North Western Province for 72 with S. Mathushan reaping superb figures of 6 for 18.

At the Marians Grounds, Katunayake, Southern Province won over Uva Province by 7 wickets

 Uva Province made 165 for 7 in 36 overs with Nishan Kalindu top scoring with 68. Southern Province was equal to the task reaching 172 for 3 anchored by an unbeaten 82 by Navodaya Paranavithana.

CHIEF SCORES:

At Marians Cricket Grounds, Katunayake – Western Province South defeated Southern Province by two wickets.

Southern Province 154 (34.4 Overs)

(J. Perera 57, Rohan Sanjaya 25, Ravira Wijesiri 3/31)

Western Province South 155 for 8 (36.1 Overs)

(Navoda Paranavithana 42, S. Mendis 41, Avishka Lakshan

At Colts Grounds – Western Province Central beat Uva Province by 8 wickets.

Uva Province for 83 in 40.1 overs,

(A. Daniel 3/11, Dimuth Wellalage 3/16)

Western Province Central 84/2 (11.1 Overs)

(Sithara Haputhanthri 39, D. Imantha 2/19)

At the NCC grounds, Western Province South beat Eastern Province by 6 wickets.

 Eastern Province’s 121 all out (49.2 Overs)

(L. Akash 21, N. Fernando 2/16, T. Perera 2/20).

Western Province South 122/4 (30.5 Overs)

(Nishan Fernando n.o. 58).

At NCC Grounds – Western Province North beat North Central Province by 7 wickets

North Central Province68 (44.1)

Avishka Senadeera 31, Chamodya Ruwanwella 20, Maheesh Theekshana 5/11, Pasindu Ushetti 2/05

Western Province North71/3 (8.4)

Maheesh Theekshana 27 Ashan Fernando 19*, Kamesh Nirmal 12, Rusith Senarathna 2/19

 

At the Marians Cricket Grounds, Katunayake – Western Province South defeated Southern Province by two wickets.

Southern Province 154/8 (34.4 Overs)

(J. Perera 57)

Western Province South 155/8 (36.1 Overs)

(Navod Paranavithana 42, Adithya Siriwardena 22, Sudul Mendis 41,

Avishka Lakshan 6/19)

At the Marians Grounds, Katunayake, Southern Province beat Uva Province by 7 wickets

 Uva Province 165 for 7 (36 Overs)

 (Nishan Kalindu 68)

Southern Province 172/3 (40 Overs) 

(Navodaya Paranavithana 82)

By Srian Obeyesekere