OBSERVER - MOBITEL Cricket Awards ...:
Peterite Rodrigo leads with 938
followed by Asalanka 862, Sayer 608
Sunday Observer/Mobitel Schoolboy Cricket Contest 2015... ...Prolific
Peterite batsman Lakshina Rodrigo became the first schoolboy cricketer
to top the list in the Platinum category in the 37th Sunday Observer/
Mobitel Most Popular Schoolboy Cricket contest 2015 at the end of count
number one which began this week.
Picking the lucky winners. from left. Sarath Wijetileka
(Head Of Building And Maintenence ANCL) , O.M.Jayah (DGM
Pre-Press and System) and Upali Peiris ( Head Of Pre-Press
Operations) picking the winning coupons at the 37th Sunday
Observer /Mobitel Most Popular Schoolboy Cricketer of the
year contest 2015.
Lakshina Rodrigo polled in 938 votes and his closest rival Charith
Asalanka from Richmond College, Galle had polled 862 while Trinityís
Raveen Sayer who had a suucessful season with the ball was placed third
with 608 votes.
In the Gold category, Devapathiraja College, Ratgama who were newly
promoted to division two and their promising cricketer Ramindu Nikeshala
secured the first place with 523 votes. Rasith Upamal of Dharmaloka
College, Kelaniya was places second with 251 votes.
In the Silver category for division 111 schools, Siri Piyaratana MV,
Padukkaís Shanaka Sampath and Mohammed Issaf of St.Aloysius College ,
Ratnapura were placed first and second, polling 321 and 269 votes
Sunday Observer/Mobitel Most Popular Schoolboy Cricketer of The Year
Platinum- Division 1 Schools
1.Lakshina Rodrigo (St.Peterís) 938
2.Charith Asalanka (Richmond) 862
3.Raveen Sayer (Trinity) 608
4.Himesha Ranganath (Royal, Panadura) 438
5.Sammu Ashan (Ananda) 223
6.Avishka Fernando (St.Sebastianís , Moratuwa) 117
7.Helakamal Nanayakkara (S.Thomasí, Mount Lavinia) 84
8.Shehan Weerasinghe (Zahira, Colombo) 57
9.Tharindu Ratnayake (S.Thomasí, Mount Lavinia) 43
Gold- Division 11 Schools
1.Ramindu Nikeshala (Devapathiraja, Ratgama) 523
2.Rasith Upamal (Dharmasoka, Kelaniya) 251
3.Shamsul Muneer (St. Anthonyís, Wattala) 138
4.Harith Lakshan (Sri Sumangala, Panadura) 92
5.Sachitra Hemanayake (Debarawewa MV,Tissamaharama) 57
Silver- Division 111 Schools
1.Shanaka Sampath (Siri Piyaratana, Padukka) 321
2.Mohammed Issaf (St.Aloysius, Ratnapura ) 269
3.P. Tuwarakaseelan (St. Johnís, Jaffna) 102
4.Danushka Lahiru (Vidyaloka, Galle) 62
The readers prize was won by:
1. Christine Inch, 50/4, Gunasinghe Gardens, Tennekumbura, Kandy.
2. Kaveesha Liyanage, 9, Galpoththa Road, Moratumulla, Moratuwa. Rs.
3. M.Jeewanthi C/O Anushia Puwendran, 37/1, Hamdon Lane, Colombo 8.
Readers are kindly requested to write their names and addresses