Royal College produced a stunning fight-back to
turn the tide and reverse fortunes against S. Thomasí College who
might take some time to comprehend what caused them to lose their
137th big match Battle of the Blues cricket encounter on the third
day at the Sinhalese Sports Club ground in Colombo yesterday.
St Peterís College came out with a telling
message and posted a resounding win over traditional rivals St
Josephís College in their 42nd annual 50-over encounter for the Rev
Fr Peter A Pillai Memorial Challenge Trophy at the R Premadasa
International Stadium in Colombo yesterday.
Sri Lanka's under 19 Youth World Cup discard and Royal College's left
arm leg spinner Lasith Embuldeniya took over the lead from St. Peter's
College batsman Lakshina Rodrigo in the Platinum competition for
division one schools in the Sunday Observer/Mobitel Most Popular
Schoolboy Cricketer of the year contest at the end of the third week's