Richmond take first innings lead
Richmond College, Galle has already gained a first innings lead over
Prince of Wales College in their inter-School under 19 cricket match
played for major A.P.M. Peiris Trophy at Moratuwa. Currently Cambrians
are the holders of this trophy.
Batting first Richnondites were all out for 159 runs with Pabasara
Waduge scoring 54 runs with eleven fours. Thilan Nimesh was the most
successful blower for Cambrians with 4 for 30.
In reply homesters made 130 runs with some resistance coming off the
bat of Ashen Mendis who scored 36 runs while A.K. Tyronne had a good
spell of bowling with 5 for 55 and the end of day one visitors were 47
Richmond - 159 (Pabasara Waduge 54, A.K. Tyronne 39, Gayan Chamara
2/39, Jayanga Peiris 3/26, Thilan Nimesh 4/30 and 1/47 Pahasara Waduge
Prince of Wales - 130 (Kusal Mendis 23, Ashen Mendis 36, Banuka
Madurapriya 2/15, A.K. Tyonne 5/55).