CR in 24-12 win over Army
CR and FC came from behind with a splendid performance to snatch a
superb 24-12 victory over Sri Lanka Army Sports Club in their Caltex
inter club ĎAí division league rugby tournament match worked off at
Longden Place yesterday. CR and FC after conceding a surprise 5-12 lead
to their opponents at half time came back strongly in the latter stages
of the game and collected their points from two goals and two tries.
Winger Vishwamithra Jayasinghe (two), winger Heshan Gunaratne (one)
and centre Ashen de Costa (one) scored the tries for CR with Reza
Mubarak converting two tries. Army SC after a promising start succumbed
under pressure in the second half and managed to score only one goal and
one try through fly half Upali Wickremasinghe and flanker Akram with
Harischandra adding extra points to Akramís try.