BENS Thrash ANANDA by Innings and 38 Runs
Posted by DARREL LUDOWYKE on November 16 2011 13:40:17
A splendid all-round performance by Skipper Jason Perera who made an elegant 135 and a match bag of 9 wickets with his left arm medium pace bowling and supportive roles by Right Arm Medium Pace Bowler Sachin Peries who grabbed 5 wickets and Right Arm Off Spinner Dillon Angelo with 3 wickets, enabled St. Benedictís College crush Ananda College, Maradana by Innings and 38 Runs in their first XI inter school cricket tournament match concluded at Kotehana today. (16th Nov)

The last time St. Benedictís College beat Ananda College was way back in 1963 (48 years ago) under the leadership of Quintus Perera which included great players Ranjith Fernando, Sunil Fernando and Felix Dias to name a few.

Ananda: 70 All Out in 33.4 Overs ( Sachin Peries 5/38, Dillon Angelo 3/05 and Jason Perera 2/08)

St. Benedictís: 259 for 8 Dec, in 72 overs(Jason Perera 135, Sameera Sandamal 38, Heshan Yasanthika 32 and Arjuna Perera 19)

Ananda: 151 All-Out in 54.5 overs ( Jason Perera 7/32)