Red Shirts record 35-15 win in Dialog Inter-club Rugby Tournament
By Indika Amarasinghe
CR and FC came from behind to made a remarkable second half rally and beat Army Sports Club 35-15 in their maiden match of the Dialog Inter-club League Rugby Tournament at Longden Place on Saturday (November 21).
The winners found their momentum after ‘lemons’ and reversed a first half score that read15-9 (in favor of Army) to plant four tries, within the space of 22 minutes and run away with the game in the end. CR&FC scored 35 points (4 Tries , 3 Conversions , 3 Penalties) as against Army’s 15 ( 2 Tries , 1 conversion , 1 penalty) in the end.
The match was refereed by Aruna Rankothge, who had an excellent game with the whistle.
Sports Editor’s note- Await full match report and quotes from the two team coaches