December 5th was an unforgettable day for Hotel Galadari. The hotel held its annual inter-department 6-a-side cricket tournament at Malay Grounds in Colombo. All main departments got together at this sporting event which was filled with fun, excitement and laughter.
Food and Beverage Department ‘A Team’ emerged as champions whilst the Accounts Department ‘A Team’ finished as the Runners-up. In addition to this main tournament other sporting events like a 5 overs per team match for executives, a 6-a-side exhibition cricket match and a 5 overs per side 6-a-side exhibition cricket match for females were also worked off to add spice to the day.
At the awards distribution ceremony, P.K.M.D. Heshan of Food and Beverage bagged the Best Bowler’s award, C.J. Jayasinghe of Accounts won the award for the Best Batsman while D.P.N.D. Disanayake of Food and Beverage Department took the award for the Man of the Series.
Housekeeping won the award for the Best Dressed Team. Keeping with the spirit of the game the Kitchen Stewarding Department was presented with the Best Loser’s award. The evening ended with a couple dancing competition and much rejoicing.