Police SC ruggerites will be in a revengeful mood when they take the field against Kandy SC in the second round game of the “A” division league rugby tournament at Police Park on Saturday. The kick off is scheduled for 4 pm. The Policemen, smarting from the beating they received at the last outing, will go all out to salvage their lost pride.
In the first round game against Kandy SC at Nittawela, the home team won. Even in this Saturday’s game Kandy SC has a superb pack and have the fire power to outgun the cops. Any way the policemen in their home den are no pushover and could cause an upset. Kandy SC who are playing well are reputed for their firebrand rugby and should be at their best. This time in the second round Kandy SC’s asset is their mobile pack comprising the best players. And also today they will rely more on their speedy outsides to make the moves.
Policemen after an uncertain start have regained their lost confidence, but still they are to record a significant win this season. They are hoping to field their best outfit. Their forwards will try to match the Kandy side man to man. They are very speedy in the third row will try their best to spoil any threating moves by Kandy.
The squads:- Kandy Sports Club – Ganuka Dissanayake, Damith Dissanayake, Yakoob Ali, Piyumal Manchanayake, Kishore Jehan, Dimthri Wijetunge, Shuhuru Anthony, Thanrindu Chathuranga, Shehan Pathirane, Sashika Jayawardene, Heshan Kalhara, Buwaneka Udangamuwa, Roshan Weerarthne, Fazil Marija, Arshad Jamaladeen, Nigel Ratwate, Vishvamthira Jayasinghe, Gayan Weerarathne, Danushka Ranjan, Richard Darmapala, Thilina Wijasinghe. Gayan Ratnayake
Police SC – Chana Udara, Radeesha Senavirthna, Joel Perera, Jayanga Silva, Achala Perera, Amila Pradeep, Chamod Rukshan, Chanaka Bandara, Priyankara Sandaruwan, Mohan Wimalarthne, Jeewan Ekanayake, Dhnushka Edirisuiriya, Narendra Perera, Udaya Sanjula, Dushan Viranga, Nirhan Gunawijaya, Thavanka Ratnayake, Wajid Fawmy, Suhan Kodihuwakku, Gihan Silva, Harsha Senavirthne, Rumesh Premathilake, Dhanilsha Dissanayke, Harsha Iroshan, Sandesh Jayawickrema, Udara Gayan, Hashan Gomes, Abzal Mohamed, Romesh Achirige, Reeza Raffaideen, Mushin Faleel, Pruthuvi Attanayake, Tuan Mishal, Piyum Jayasinghe, Ranjith Sansony, Randeera Silva, Fariz Ali.