Hosts, Cinnamon Grand Colombo, regained the City Five Star Hotels Finance Cricket ‘Sixes’ title at the Third Annual Tournament held at the Bloomfield grounds recently.
Cinnamon Grand Colombo led by Janudika Sriyapala beat their sister hotel Cinnamon Lakeside by 34 runs in the final.
The tournament was conducted with six teams pooled into two groups.
At the completion of the league round, Cinnamon Lakeside finished on top of Group “A” followed by Galadari Hotel.
Cinnamon Grand finished on top of Group “B” followed by Cinnamon Hotels Management.
Cinnamon Lakeside beat Cinnamon Hotels Management and Cinnamon Grand beat Galadari Hotel in the two semi-finals.
Cinnamon Grand beat Cinnamon Lakeside in the final.
Cinnamon Grand – 93 for 2 in 5 overs (Denuka Costa 52 n.o.):
Cinnamon Lakeside – 59 for 3 in 5 overs (Tariq Mohamed 27, J. Sriyapala 2/11)
Special awards: Rajeeve Michael (Best fielder)
Denuka Costa (Best batsman and Man of the Final)
Janudika Sriyapala (Best bowler and Man of the Tournament)
*All the above award winners were from Cinnamon Grand Colombo.