Elephant House defeated Nestle’s by two wickets to annex the SLFPA Challenge Trophy in the third annual six-a-side softball cricket tournament held at the Colts grounds on 14th May.
The tournament was organized for the third year by the Sri Lanka Food Processors Association (SLFPA) for the Food & Beverage and related industries that attracted 26 teams that gathered to enjoy the day’s outing.
Nestle’s batted first and scored 65 for three wickets and Elephant House went on scored 66 for 3 wickets to clinch victory.
Mahesh from Elephant House scored 43 runs and claimed one wicket to be adjudged the Man of the Match and Samadhi, also from Elephant House, produced 43 runs to win the Woman of the Match trophy.
Cargills Agro beat Zenra Tea to secure the second runner-up position.
Sponsors of the event were, SMAK, Elephant House, Cargills, BASF and Zenra Tea & LECS.