By Indika Amarasinghe
Army Sports Club beat all odds to score a sensational victory against the high-riding Navy Sports Club outfit by 18 (2 tries, 1 conversion, 2 Penalties) to 17(3 Tries, 1 conversion) in their Dialog ‘A’ Division League Rugby Tournament match played at Welisara on November 27 (Friday). Winners led 13-5 at the breather.
For the gallant Army side skipper and hooker Asoka Jayalal and full back Gayan Salinda scored a try apiece, while the hero of the day Salinda fired across 2 penalties bringing his total score for the day to 13 points.
Flanker Yoshitha Rajapaksa, scrum half Suranga Pushpakumara and winger Dinusha Chathuranga scored the tries for the losers. Full back Thilina Weerasinghe converted one try.