The Derana organized the annual “inter advertising agency six a side soft ball cricket tournament” “CRICADS 2015” was won by triad Advertising (Pvt.) Ltd, beating  Media factory  in the finals. The tournament was held last Saturday (May16, 2015) at the Bloomfield Cricket Grounds Colombo. Media Factory batting first scored 62 all out in their allotted overs. In reply, Triad Advertising reached the target easily in 3.4 overs.

CRICADS  is a the leading Cricket tournament for Advertising agencies and was organized for the 5th consecutive year by TV Derana together with FM Derana, Derana Macro Entertainment and Ada Derana 24×7. This year the Cricket tournament was organized under the theme “Retro Cricket Media”. A total of 21 teams took part in the competition.
In the first semi finals Triad Advertising beat Event Media and In the second semi final Media Factory beat Leo Burnett.

Popular actress Pooja Umashankar graced the occasion as very special guest.

Finals – Traid Advertising Vs Media Factory

Media Factory – 62 all out

Sumith  Chandana – 42

Tharanga Wickramasinghe – 2 for 6

Andrew Ebell – 2 for 9

Triad Advertising – 63 for 3 ( 3.4 overs)

Andrew Ebell – 25

Tharanga Wickramasinghe – 25

Dimuth Himala -2 for 11

• Best female player of the tournament –  Imali Jayasuriya ( Media Factory )

• Best bowler – Andre Ebell ( Triad Advertising )

• Best batsmen –  Sumith Chandana ( Media Factory )

• Player of the finals – Anderw Ebell ( Triad Advertising )

• Player of the tournament –  Tharanga Wickramasinghe ( Triad Advertising )

Winners of the Other Completions

Best Retro tent – Sera Idea

Best Retro Dance act – Group M

Best tshirt – Grants Advertising

Best cheering squad – Triad Advertising

“Tug –o-war” – Media factory