46th Annual Saints Quadrangular 2012
Posted by DARREL LUDOWYKE on August 22 2012 01:17:17
Calling all Bens young and old to rally at the 46th Annual Saints Quadrangular Cricket and Basketball tournament (below and over 40’s) which will be held on 25th & 26th August 2012 hosted this year by the Old Benedictines Sports Club.

The Four Catholic Schools, namely St. Anthony’s College-Katugastota, St. Joseph’s College - Colombo, St. Peter’s College - Colombo and St. Benedict’s College – Colombo will participate in this annual tournament. Over the past 45 years each College have taken turns to hosts this magnanimous tournament where by the up and coming young lads in these schools are encouraged and given a boost to take to cricket as their future profession.

The team spirit and brotherhood of the old and young boys of these respective four schools had grown from strength to strength and this is showcased at all inter-school matches conducted, where the true spirit of sports prevails since the quadrangular tournament commenced.

The opening ceremony will be on 25th August 2012 at 8.00 a.m. at St. Benedict’s College Grounds - Col. 13, followed by the first match of the tournament where the Old Bens will meet Old Joes (over 40) side.

The Chief Guest on this occasion will be Mr. Basil Perera and the Guest of Honor will be Mr. Lionel Fernando.


The Semi – finals will take place on 25th August 2012

: Old Benedictines Vs Old Josephian’s at St. Benedict’s Grounds

: Old Peterites Vs Old Antonians at St. Peter’s Grounds

Finals on 26th August 2012 at St. Benedict’s College Grounds.


1st Match - Old Josephians Vs Old Benedictines at 9.30 A.M.

2nd Match - Old Peterites Vs Old Antonians at 2.00 P.M.

Both Semi – final games to be played at St. Joseph’s Grounds on 25th August 2012

Finals on 26th August 012 at St. Joseph’s College, Darley Road at 10.00 A.M


All matches will be held at St. Benedict’s College Courts Colombo – 13

24th August at 6.00 P.M. - Old Peterites Vs Old Antonians
24th August at 7.30 P.M. - Old Josephians Vs Old Benedictines
25th August at 7.30 A.M. - Old Peterites Vs Old Josephians
25th August at 9.00 A.M. - Old Antonians Vs Old Benedictines
25th August at 4.00 P.M. - Old Peterites Vs Old Benedictines
25th August at 5.30 P.M. - Old Josephians Vs Old Antonians
26th August at 7.30 A.M. - 1st position Vs 3rd position (from the points table)
26th August at 8.30 A.M. – 2nd position Vs 4th position (from the points table)
26th August at 3.30 P.M. – 3rd place play-off
26th August at 4.30 P.M. – FINALS

On Saturday 25th August 2012 at 7.30 p. m the Old Benedictines will organize a social with dinner in the Old Bens Sports Club premises.

For further details contact Mr. Navin Noyahr on 0773422984 or Mr. Shanthilal Silva on 0777759735.