Benedictines pile up 311 for 8 against Thurstan
Posted by DARREL LUDOWYKE on January 21 2012 02:09:40
The Benedictine runs spree was spearheaded by Madura Madushanka (78 with 10 boundaries) and 15 year old Janidu Karunathilake playing only in his second match, cracking his second successive half ton (68 with 10 fours) which enabled St. Benedictís College to pileup a mammoth 311 for 8 Dec, on day one of their under 19 inter school cricket match against Thurstan College which began at Kotahena yesterday. (20th January).
They were well supported by Sameera Sandamal (44), Sachin Peiris (33 not out), Heshan Yasanthika (26) and Dilan Anjelo (23).
Thurstanites were nine runs for one wicket at close.
The match will be continued today at Kotahena.