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Sanjaya Gangodawila scored a sparkling 91 runs in 56 balls, inclusive of 5 sixes and 10 fours to propel the sponsors, Stafford Motor Co. to a massive 163 runs win over Mobitel “B”, in the “Honda” Trophy, MCA “G” division 25-Over League Tournament, continued last weekend.

Gangodawila put on 146 runs for the fourth wicket with Asantha Singappuli (52) as Stafford Motors road to a high ground scoring 205 for 8 in 25 overs after a shaky start (3 for 25).

Avian Technologies was simply clueless against the Deutsche Bank AG’s new ball attack of Janith de Silva (4.4-1-8-4) and Praveen Fernando (5-1-20-5), as they were shot out for 28 runs in 10.4 overs; the game lasted only 70 minutes and 13.3 overs, as DB scored 29 for 0 in 2.5 overs.

A 112 runs opening stand between I. Kahawita (38) and P. Madusanka (76) steered UB Finance to a fine 77 runs win over ACL Cables.

Sanjeewa Jayasinghe from Pearson Lanka performed the first hat-trick of the tournament, bagging 5 for 11 in 2 overs, thus lifting them to a 23 runs win over Coca Cola Beverages in a 10 overs a side game.

Duminda Thilanka, from Pearson Lanka finished with remarkable figures of 5-1-30-5, as they beat A. Baur & Co. by 7 wickets, thus winning a double header.

Results:
• Moors: SriLankan Airlines beat Avian Technologies by 2 wickets;
• Avian Tech.: 106 (23.0), SLA: 109/8 (16.1)
• Moors: Asia Asset beat Total Amber by 3 runs;
• Asia Asset: 191/8 (25.0); Total Amber: 188/5 (25.0)
• Mattegoda Army: HNB Assurance beat Ultra Tech Cement by 7 wickets (match reduced to 10 overs a side);
• Ultra Tech Cement: 105/2 (10.0); HNB Assurance: 106/3 (9.3)
• Mattegoda Army: UB Finance beat ACL Cables by 77 runs;
• UBF: 232/5 (25.0); ACLC: 155/7 (25.0)
• Castle St.: Palliyaguruge Group beat Kelani Cables by 16 runs;
• Palliyaguruge: 172/7 (25.0); KC: 156/7 (25.0)
• Castle Street: NM Distributors beat A. Baur & Co. by 19 runs;
• NMD: 151 (24.5); Baur’s: 132 (20.2)
• Kotahena: Pearson Lanka beat Coca Cola Beverages by 23 runs (match reduced to 10 overs a side);
• Pearson’s: 84/8 (10.0); Coca Cola: 61/9 (10.0).
• Kotahena: Deutsche Bank AG beat Metropolitan Group by 8 wickets;
• Metropolitan: 120/9 (25.0); Deutsche: 124/2 (13.0)
• Katunayake: Mobitel “B” beat Peak Colombo by 2 wickets;
• Peak Colombo: 110/9 (25.0); Mobitel: 111/8 (23.5)
• Katunayake: Brandix Essentials beat WNS Global by 24 runs;
• Brandix: 155/6 (25.0); WNSG: 131 (25.0)
• Moratuwa: Stafford Motors beat Mobitel “B” by 163 runs;
• Stafford Motors: 205/8 (25.0); Mobitel: 42 (12.4)
• Moratuwa: Pearson Lanka beat A. Baur & Co. by 7 wickets;
• Baur’s: 142/9 (25.0); Pearson’s: 146/3 (24.0)
•    Kotahena: Millennium IT beat Brandix Mahabage by 7 wickets;
•    Brandix was penalized with 9 overs for arriving late; Brandix: 146/4 (17.0); Millennium IT: 148/3 (20.2)
• Kotahena: Nor Lanka beat ACL Cables by 16 runs;
• Nor Lanka: 184/5 (25.0); ACLC: 168/8 (25.0)
• Campbell Park: Jetwing Travels beat Tech One Global by 1 wicket;
• Tech One: 162 (25.0); Jetwing: 164/9 (21.3)
• Campbell Park: Asia Asset beat Palliyaguruge Group by 6 wickets;
• Palliyaguruge: 155/3 (25.0); Asia Asset: 156/4 (21.2)
• Katunayake: Kelani Cables beat Tea & Herbs by 8 wickets;
• T&H: 114 (25.0); KC: 115/2 (16.1)
• Katunayake: Deutsche Bank beat Avian Technologies by 10 wickets;
• Avian Tech: 28 (10.4); Deutsche Bank: 29/0 (2.5)
• Kandana: Merchant Bank Sri Lanka Finance beat Butani Capitol by 12 runs;
• MBSL Finance: 191/6 (25 0); Butani – 179 (24.1)
• Kandana: Coca Cola Beverages beat Metropolitan Group by 92 runs;
• Coca Cola: 228/9 (25.0); Metropolitan: 136/8 (25.0)
The tournament will be continued this weekend , 27th & 28th June with a card of 18 matches and on Wednesday, 01st July (Poya) with a card of 14 matches. (LW)