By Indika Amarasinghe
Havelocks SC beat Army SC by 39 ( 6 Tries, 3 Conversions, 1 Penalty) To 18 ( 2 Tries, 1 Conversion, 2 Penalties) in a Dialog ‘A’ Division Inter-club League Rugby Tournament second round match played at Havelock Park on January 24.The winners led 17-15 at half time.
The leading try scorer for Havelocks was Hirantha Perera who touched down twice. The others who scored for the winners were, Dushmantha Priyadarshana , Janik Jayasuriya, Nishon Perera and Sadun Herath who crossed the Army goal line once each. Samantha Lakshan made two conversions and put over one penalty while Rimzie Jamaldeen put over two conversions.
Ashoka Jayalal and Dinusha Ariyapala scored a try each for Army.
Referee – Irshad Carder
CH make Police sweat to win
In another match of the league tournament played on the same day, Police SC edged out a fighting CH and FC side by 29 (5 Tries, 2 Conversions) To 17 ( 2 Tries, 2 Conversions, 1 Penalty) at the Racecourse grounds in Colombo.