Observer Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year:
Maris Stella’s Dilshan takes outstation lead
OBSERVER-MOBITEL AWARDS: Former Royal College captain and the
Sri Lanaka Schools Under-19 skipper, Bhanuka Rajapakse, polled 1,874
votes to secure third place ousting Thomian Neomal Wickremasekera in the
Most Popular Schoolboy Cricketer 2011 All-Island category, while C.
Dilshan of Maris Stella College took the lead in the Most Popular
Schoolboy Cricketer 2011 in the Outstation category at the end of count
number 2 in the Observer/Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer of The Year
Bhanuka Rajapakse has already struck two centuries against the
touring England Under 19 cricket Team and has stamped his class as a
cricketer with a promising future. Another Royalist Ramith Rambukwella
who is also in the Sri Lanka Under-19 Team to meet the touring Under-19
England cricketers, has moved one position up to be placed fifth.