The ruggerites from Nittawela win 50-13
By Indika Amarasinghe
Kandy Sports Club went on the rampage when they beat a hapless Police Sports Club outfit by 50 (7 tries, 6 conversions, 1 penalty) to 13 ( 2 tries,1 penalty) victory in their Dialog ‘A’ Division Inter-club League Rugby Tournament match played on December 5 (Saturday) at Police Park. The winners led 29-3 at half time
The winners found their act together from the word go by scoring 7 tries for which the Police side had no answers. Compared to the performance they produced in the last two outings Police were a shadow of their former selves.
For the Kandy side skipper Fazil Marija (3), Soyuru Anthony, Lavanga Perera, Vishvamithra Jayasinghe and Sashika “Java” Jayawardana scored a try each while Arshad Jamaldeen converted six tries and put over one penalty.
Bilal Hassan and Sudam Sooriarachchi scored one try apiece for Police while Reeza Mubarak put over a penalty.
Referee- Aruna Rankothge