Dialog ‘A’ Division Inter-club League Rugby Tournament
By Indika Amarasinghe
CR and FC were made to fight till the last minute by a gallant Army SC team before scoring a hard fought 19 ( 2 Tries, 3 Penalties) to 13 ( 2 Tries, 1 Penalty) victory in their Dialog ‘A’ Division Inter-club League Rugby Tournament match played on January 16 at Army grounds in Diyagama.
The winners were trailing 10-6 at half time.
In other matches played on January 16 Police edged out Navy 16 ( 1 Try, 3 Penalties) to 11 (1 Try, 2 Penalties) in their match played at Police Park after leading 10-6 at the breather.
Havies beat Air Force by 38 (6 Tries, 4 Conversions) to 05 (1Try) in their match played at Air Force grounds at Ratmalana after leading 19-5 at ‘lemons’.
Kandy routed a hapless CH and FC side by 78 (12 Tries, 9 Conversions) to 13 ( 1 Try, 1 Conversion , 2 Penalties ) in their match played at Race Course after leading 41-3 at half time.