Sri Lanka Army

Defender of the Nation

Army Cricketers Do Well

High spirited cricketers of the Sri Lanka Army Cricket team recorded the first innings victory against under-23 cricketers of Old Moratu Vidyalaya Sports Club recently.

Inclement weather did not permit the match to continue for the second half at Panagoda Army Cricket grounds, although both teams were eager to go ahead.

Scores are as follows;

Moratu Vidyalaya Sports Club     - 1st innings         - 113 (all out)     

Rec D.A.D Samaratunge             - 5 for 27
Gunner D.K.R.C Jayatissa           - 3 for 32

Army Cricket Club                   - 1st Innings         - 201 for 27.1 overs

Gunner M.T.M Feshal                   - 69
Gunner D.D.W Wijitha Kumara     - 65
Gunner E.M.N.C Peris – 34 (not out)

Moratu Vidyalaya Sports Club - 2nd innings          - 82/4 for 14 overs