Devapathiraja College Rathgama emerged champions of the under-17 inaguaral inter schools Girl’s Cricket tournament.
The defeated Anula Vidyalaya Nugegoda by 88 runs in the final at Thurstan grounds Colombo.
Gothami Balika Vidyalaya beat Vijayabahu MV Okkampitiya by 77 runs in the consolation final.
Devapathiraja beat Anula Nugegoda by 88 runs.
Devapathiraja: 171 in 29.4 overs (Kaveesha Dilhari 52, Sathya Sandeepani 30, Teleshiya Chathurangi 29, Shikari Nuwantha 13, Umasha Thimeshani 13, Janadi Anali 4/41, Amasha Perera 2/28, Kavindya Dewmini 2/34)
Anula: 83 in 23 overs (Sewwandi Kumarage 21, Amasha Perera 19, Sathya Sandeepani 4/11, Nilakshana Sandamini 2/9, Sulesha Sathsarain 2/20)
Gothami beat Vijayabahu Okkampitiya by 77 runs.
Gothami Balika: 121/3 in 15 overs (Madhavi Dissanayake 54 n.o., Saumya Panagoda 32)
Vijayabahu: 44/8 in 15 overs (Hansani Nilushika 13 n.o., Saumya Panagoda 2/4, Buddhini Ascharya 2/5)
Player of the tournamnent – Harshitha Madhavi (Gothami)
Player of the final – Sathya Sandeepani (Devapathiraja)
Best Batsman of the final – Kaveesha Dilhari (Devapathiraja)
Best bowler of the final – Janadi Anali (Anula)
Devapathiraja College team comprised, Pooja Rashmi (Captain),Sathya Sandeepani (Vice captain), Teleshiya Chathurangi, Raveesha Shamindri, Sulesha Sathsarani, Nilakshana Sandamini, Umasha Thimeshani, Kaveesha Dilhari, Imesha Dulani, Shani Madhusanki, Sachini Nisansala, Shikari Nuwantha, Asekala Madhuwanthi, Nirasha Kavindi, and Dinushika Madhushani. (KN)