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Double century by Ruwin

Ruwin Peiris
Ruwin Peiris

A scintilating 201 runs by Ruwin Peiris guided Old Centralians Sports Club Piliyandala to defeat Egoda Uyana United Sports Club by a massive 337 runs in their inter club Colombo District division three tournament second round cricket match worked off at Piliyandala.

Ruwin's innings studded with nineteen hits to the ropes and twelve over and occupied the crease for 125 minutes and faced 115 balls. Also he associated a fourth wicket partnership of 150 runs with Tharindu Madushanka who scored 72 runs and a fifth wicket stand of 148 runs with Malshan Gunatilleke who contributed 42 runs.

Batting first homesters amassed 470 for 9 and in reply visitors collapsed for a paltry 133 runs.

Chief Scores

Old Centralians SC – 470/9 in 50 overs (Gayan Kahawita 48, Ruwin Peiris 201, Thilina Dasun 27, Tharindu Madushanka 72, Malshan Gunatilleke 42, Sampath Chaturanga 28, Suranga Boteju 3/102, Ranga Silva 2/72.

Egoda Uyana SC – 133 in 21.5 overs (Uditha Alahakoon 25, Sadith Peiris 26, Dinesh Fernando 26, Hansaka Maduranga 2/24, Gayan Kahawita 2/17, Heshan Madushanka 4/44, Tharanga Weerarathne 2/29).


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