A superb spell of bowling by Pubudu Fernando (6 for 6 runs) helped Mahanama College Panadura to a sensational 10 wicket win over Sri Palee Vidyalaya Horana in their all island inter schools under-15 division two Singer Trophy cricket tournament pre quarter final match played at St. John’s College grounds in Panadura last week.
Sri Palee electing to bat first, made only 26 runs in 10.4 overs with Pubudu Fernando (6/6) and Harindu Silva (3/20) shared nine wickets between them.
Mahanama reached the target in just 16 balls by scoring 27 for no loss. This was their eighth consecutive win for the season.
Scores : Sri Palee: 26 (10.4) (Pubudu Fernando 6/6, Harindu Silva 3/20)
Mahanama: 27/0 (2.4) (Mihindu Gunarathna 19 n.o)