Isipatana crush DSS
Isipatana College ran riot to annihilate D. S. Senanayake College by
111 points ( 13 goals, four tries ) to 10 ( a goal and a penalty) in
their Singer segment one ‘A’ division under 19 rugby match played at
Longden Place yesterday at the breather Isipatana led 45 -3.
Isipatana opened scoring early in the game through a try by Shenal
Dias. Soon after Kavindu De Costa also scored an unconverted try. This
was followed by tries from Hasitha Premaratne, Uditha Premathilake and
Kushan Silva Then Shenal Dias scored his second try with fly half
Hirantha Perera converting five tries The Senanayakians failed to reduce
the considerable margin and had to be satisfied with a try by Lahiru
Rajakaruna and a conversion by Praneeth Lakmal. The scores read 45 – 3
at half time.
In the second half, Isipatana went on the rampage to add 66 more
points through tries by Uditha Premathilake, Hirantha Perera(two),
Hasitha Premaratne, Kavindu De Costa(two), Sithum Chathushka, Arun
Kumar, Sandeep Himasha(two) while the conversions were done by Kavindu
De Costa and Hirantha Perera (seven),D.S.Senanayake scored a three
points with a penalty by Prabhath Lakmal. Isipatana were leading 66 – 3.
This is the highest score for the current season by Isipatana and it
is the first time that they scored such a gigantic score. The pathana
boys were able to penetrate their rivals bacause of their steady and
powerful performance.Irshad Ariff referred.