Observer-Mobitel cricket contest gives inspiration to young
CHOOLBOY CRICKETER CONTEST: Sebastianite Roger
Wijesuriya had the honour of being the runner-up Sunday Observer
Schoolboy Cricketer of the year in 1979 to Ranjan Madugalle who
became the ultimate winner.
Sajeewa – unlucky not to play in Youth World-Cup
OBSERVER-MOBITE CONTEST: Sajeeva Salgado of
Thurstan College who was voted as the Sunday Observer/Mobitel Most
Popular Schoolboy Cricketer of The year (All Island) is another
player who should consider himself unlucky not to find a place in
the Sri Lanka Under 19 squad to Australia,
Tamil Union–Moors clash in Under-23 final
The finals of the Under-23 Division One cricket
tournament, which was put off due to the ICC Under-19 World Cup and
the recently concluded inaugural Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL)
tournament, will be played between Tamil Union and Moors at the
Colts grounds, Colombo from today.
Sri Lanka lose both matches on the first day of Borneo Sevens
The Sri Lanka Rugby Sevens team lost both
matches on the first day of the Borneo Rugby Sevens played at Kota
Kibulu, Malaysia yesterday. The Lankans were beaten by the
formidable Japan by 34 points (two goals, four tries) to 7 (one
goal) in their first match of Group ‘C’. The solitary try was scored
by Chamara Dabare with Saliya Kumara making the conversion.