Will Ratnam overcome Jupiters SC ?
The Dialog Premier League round two commences today with four matches
listed for the day. On Sunday there will be mini games scheduled to be
played at various venues.
Ratnam Sc Segment A-II leaders and defending champions will come out
to play the giant killers in round one Jupiters SC from Negombo.
Jupiters SC in round one registered two wins over Saunders SC and Ratnam
SC the strong outfit from Kotahena.
Their win over these two leading clubs also helped them to occupy the
third slot in their group behind Ratnam and Air Force. This game is of
vital importance to both teams at this stage. Jupiters SC could pose the
biggest threat to the defending champs.
Meanwhile, the Segment A-I leaders Negombo Youth SC will confront New
Youngs SC from Wennappuwa on Sunday. In the previous game New Youngs SC
came from behind to hold the strong NYSC to a draw.
This was the stiffest competition NYSC faced in round one. With this
in mind Negombo Youth will have to make a match of it if they are to
maintain their supremacy in this group.
Wennappuwa team will go flat out to pose big challenge to the table
leaders on Sunday with the advantage of play on their own ground.
In Segment B the unbeaten Sarasavi SC from Kotte face Red Sun SC from
Gampola on Sunday. This game will be the key game in the group.
Meanwhile Kandy York SC B-II table leaders confront their home town
rivals Hyline SC at the Bogambara Stadium.
This weekends fixtures
Segment A - Saturday
Renown SC vs SL Army
Ratnam SC vs Jupiters SC at CR & FC ground
Segment B Maligawatte YSC
vs Don Bosco SC at P.D. Sirisena ground
Kalutara Park SC vs Golden Star SC at Kalutara
Segment A - Sunday
Pelicans SC vs Blue Star SC at Maligapitiya Ground New Youngs SC vs
Negombo Youth SC at Wennappuwa
SL Air Force vs SL Police at Sports Ministry ground
Saunders SC vs Java Lane SC at Kelaniya
Red Sun SC vs Sarasavi SC at Zahira ground
Old Bens SC vs Cooray SC at Kotahena