Salgado and Kavindu get Observer/Mobitel awards
By Ranjan ANANDAPPA
Sajeewa Salgado of Thurstan College and Kavindu Ashan of Royal
College, Panadura are the Sunday Observer/Mobitel Most Popular Schoolboy
Cricketers of the Year.
Sajeewa Salgado edged out team-mate Ashan Wanigaratne in All-Island
contest. Salgado finally obtained 78,002 votes and Wanigaratna received
77,304 votes. In third place was Sadeera Samarawickrama of St. Joseph
College 74,901 votes.
Kavindu Ashan of Royal, Panadura won the Outstation Most Popular
contest with 51,902 votes beating Anjelo Jayasinghe of Maris Stella,
Negombo in close contest. Jayasinghe obtained 51,711 votes. In third
place was won Ruwan Bandara of Vidyartha College, Kandy with 49,337
More details regarding the awards ceremony will be mentioned later.