An­gelo, La­sith steer NCC home

Premier Cricket Su­per Eight

Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka) - - SPORTS - BY M. SHAMIL AMIT

A su­perb knock of 106 by Skip­per An­gelo Per­era and a four­wicket haul by left-arm spin­ner La­sith Em­buldeniya paved the way for NCC to record a 176-run win over Army SC in their Premier Su­per Eight cricket en­counter con­cluded at the FTZ Grounds in Katu­nayake yes­ter­day.

Mean­while, Ragama CC were in line to record an out­right win over Chi­law Mar­i­ans CC at the Colts Ground while the match be­tween Colts CC and Tamil Union played at the Army Grounds in Panagoda was evenly bal­anced when play ended on day three.

CHIEF SCORES:

At FTZ Katu­nayake (NCC won by 176 runs)

NCC: 268 and (139/4 overnight) 266 (An­gelo Per­era 106, Chathu­ranga de Silva 48, Di­nesh Chandi­mal 41, Anuk Fer­nando 34, Dhanushka Bandara 3/44, Dil­shan de Soysa 2/30, Dushan Vimuk­thi 2/70)

Army SC: 227 (Lak­shitha Madushan 54, Ashan Randika 38, Dil­shan de Soysa 38, Janith Silva 32, Sachintha Peiris 4/43, Chathu­ranga de Silva 4/63) and 131 (Lak­shitha Madushan 39, Dil­shan de Soysa 31, La­sith Em­buldeniya 4/42, Chathu­ranga de Silva 2/33).

AT COLTS

Chi­law Mar­i­ans CC: 168 and (116/2 overnight) 295 (Sa­chithra Seras­inghe 56, Ma­hela Udawatte 52, Ruk­shan Fer­nando 46, Ashen Silva 29, Maduka Liyana­p­athi­rana 54 n.o, Sa­han Nanayakkara 7/92)

Ragama CC: 276 (Sam­minda Fer­nando 93, Koshan Dhanush 50, Arosh Jan­oda 5/45, Shehan Jaya­suriya 3/50) and 114/1 (Janith Liyan­age 23, Lahiru Mi­lan­tha 44 n.o, Sam­minda Fer­nando 41 n.o).

AT PANAGODA

Colts CC: 218 and (248/3 overnight) 411 (Sadeera Sa­ma­rawick­rama 93, Priy­mal Per­era 88, Vishad Randika 84, An­gelo Jayas­inghe 81, Ishan Ja­yaratne 22, Pramod Madushan 5/112, Du­lan­jana Mendis 3/108)

Tamil Union: 168 (Sithara Gimhan 43, Ishan Ja­yaratne 5/40) and 203/4 (Manoj Sarathchan­dra 59, Dineth Thi­modya 37, Sithara Gimhan 79 n.o, Ishan Ja­yaratne 2/50).

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