Isipathana's Salinda takes top spot
There were two major changes at the top as Salinda Ushan Perera of
Isipathana College ousted his two closest rivals, Lasith Embuldeniya of
Royal College and Lakshina Rodrigo of St.Peter's College to take the top
spot in the platinum contest at the end of the 6th week count in the
Sunday Observer/Mobitel Most Popular schoolboy Cricketer contest 2016.
Salinda Ushan of Isipathana , a Sri Lanka under 19 school
representative polled in 4720 votes to Lasith Embuldeniya's 4162 and
Lakshina Rodrigo's 4052.In the division two 'gold' contest St. Anthony's
Katugasthota's Kanishka Uggalpaya was placed first with 2406 votes to
oust Raveen Yasas from Devapathiraja who polled in 2243 votes. Piyumal
Sinhawansa of St.Anne's College, Kurunegala took the third place with
1766 votes displacing Lahiru Vimukthi of Sri Sumangala, Panadura. There
were no changes in the Silver contest as Lakshan Fernando of De La Salle
College, Mutwal remained at the top with 2096 votes.