Sunday Observer/Mobitel Most Popular Schoolboy
Cricketer of the Year 2013:
Royal Deputy Skipper Milan Abeysekara climbs to the top
by Ranjan Anandappa
Royal College Deputy skipper and wicket-keeper/batsman Milan
Abeysekera (10,124) moved to the top position displacing last week’s
winner Benedictine Geethika Jayatileka (9,094) to the fourth position in
the Platinum Segment of the Sunday Observer/Mobitel Most Popular
Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year 2013 contest at the end of the 7th week
Minhad Jaleel of Thurstan College occupied the third position polling
9,144 votes after being fourth last week and Sebastinite Anusha Perera
also moved one step up to second place after being third last week with
9,476 votes in the ‘Platinum’ contest.
St. John’s, Nugegoda’s Yamal Siriwardena, (7,281) Sri Devananda
Ambalangoda’s Sakunda de Silva (6,954) and Cheruka Herath of Sri
Sumnagala, Panadura (6,513) maintained their first three positions in
the ‘Gold’ competition for Division II schools.
While there were no changes in the ‘Silver’ competition for Division
III schools, Kasun Viranga Wickremasinghe from Anuradhapura MV made his
presence felt by entering the Silver Segment polling 871 votes.