result
137th Battle of the Blues, Colombo, Mar 10 - 12 2016, Inter School's Annual Big Match
350/5d & 127
(31 ov, target 150)328/9d & 150/6
Royal C won by 4 wickets
S.Thomas' College 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Yohan Mendis st †Dhanapala b Embuldeniya64133-7048.12
Rashmika Opatha c Panditharatne b Ramanayake124131-16494.65
Dilendra Gunathilleka  b Hettiarachchi624-1025.00
Ravindu Kodituwakku c & b Sandeepa3561-5157.37
Yohan Perera run out (Vithanage/†Dhanapala)3858-5065.51
Sachitha Jayathilake (c)not out 5031-25161.29
Ravindu Tillakaratne not out 1114-2078.57
Extras(b 10, lb 7, nb 2, w 3)22
TOTAL(75 Ov, RR: 4.66)350/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-197 (Rashmika Opatha, 42.3 ov), 2-199 (Yohan Mendis, 43.6 ov), 3-219 (Dilendra Gunathilleka, 50.3 ov), 4-269 (Ravindu Kodituwakku, 63.6 ov), 5-296 (Yohan Perera, 69.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ronuka Jayawardene201005.0082000
Himesh Ramanayake2149814.668412320
Helitha Vithanage804105.12315111
Duvindu Hettiarachchi1645513.43718000
Lasith Embuldeniya1234213.50574300
Malith Kariyawasam201909.5042100
Geeshat Panditharatne1010010.0022000
Ganith Sandeepa1305814.46453201
Royal College 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Naveen Withanapathirana c Kodituwakku b Perera2443-5055.81
Ronuka Jayawardene c Senal de Silva b Peiris2555-4045.45
Pasindu Sooriyabandara  b Kodituwakku123309-17039.80
Geeshat Panditharatne (c)c Nallaperuma b Perera2645-4157.77
Lasith Embuldeniya lbw b Perera05-000.00
Thiran Dhanapala c †Gunathilleka b Liyanaarachchi930-2030.00
Malith Kariyawasam lbw b Jayathilake78140-12055.71
Ganith Sandeepa c Senal de Silva b Liyanaarachchi09-000.00
Helitha Vithanage c Nallaperuma b Senal de Silva2365-3135.38
Himesh Ramanayake not out 03-000.00
Extras(b 8, lb 1, nb 8, w 3)20
TOTAL(116 Ov, RR: 2.82)328/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Naveen Withanapathirana, 12.1 ov), 2-65 (Ronuka Jayawardene, 23.3 ov), 3-96 (Geeshat Panditharatne, 38.1 ov), 4-96 (Lasith Embuldeniya, 38.6 ov), 5-122 (Thiran Dhanapala, 49.1 ov), 6-261 (Malith Kariyawasam, 94.1 ov), 7-263 (Ganith Sandeepa, 95.5 ov), 8-322 (Pasindu Sooriyabandara, 113.4 ov), 9-328 (Helitha Vithanage, 115.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sachitha Jayathilake2283011.361154000
Rashmika Opatha1444803.42658010
Senal de Silva1141411.27561010
Hansaka Liyanaarachchi1334423.38626112
Ravindu Tillakaratne1745002.94766005
Yohan Perera1654732.93799000
Danush Peiris1535313.536810000
Ravindu Kodituwakku823314.12363101
S.Thomas' College 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Yohan Mendis  b Ramanayake1818-10100.00
Rashmika Opatha c Panditharatne b Ramanayake84-20200.00
Ravindu Kodituwakku c †Dhanapala b Vithanage69-1066.66
Yohan Perera c Kariyawasam b Hettiarachchi723-1030.43
Danush Peiris  b Ramanayake2236-4061.11
Ravindu Tillakaratne c Hettiarachchi b Embuldeniya64-10150.00
Romesh Nallaperuma c Vithanage b Sandeepa1269-2017.39
Sachitha Jayathilake (c)lbw b Embuldeniya29-0022.22
Dilendra Gunathilleka c Jayawardene b Ramanayake68-1075.00
Senal de Silva not out 2865-5043.07
Hansaka Liyanaarachchi c Withanapathirana b Hettiarachchi431-0012.90
Extras(b 5, nb 1, w 2)8
TOTAL(45.5 Ov, RR: 2.77)127
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Rashmika Opatha, 2.2 ov), 2-26 (Ravindu Kodituwakku, 3.6 ov), 3-33 (Yohan Mendis, 6.1 ov), 4-44 (Yohan Perera, 10.4 ov), 5-51 (Ravindu Tillakaratne, 11.5 ov), 6-69 (Danush Peiris, 18.3 ov), 7-73 (Sachitha Jayathilake, 21.4 ov), 8-84 (Dilendra Gunathilleka, 24.1 ov), 9-108 (Romesh Nallaperuma, 36.4 ov), 10-127 (Hansaka Liyanaarachchi, 45.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Himesh Ramanayake1316444.925110011
Helitha Vithanage712313.28343010
Lasith Embuldeniya1772121.23903000
Duvindu Hettiarachchi2.50722.47141000
Ganith Sandeepa63711.16321000
Royal College 2nd INNINGS (target: 150 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Naveen Withanapathirana c Mendis b Jayathilake2922-51131.81
Ronuka Jayawardene lbw b Senal de Silva03-000.00
Pasindu Sooriyabandara c †Gunathilleka b Liyanaarachchi2841-2068.29
Thiran Dhanapala c †Gunathilleka b Opatha109-20111.11
Malith Kariyawasam not out 3858-3065.51
Geeshat Panditharatne (c) b Tillakaratne1932-2059.37
Helitha Vithanage c Mendis b Jayathilake56-1083.33
Ganith Sandeepa not out 1417-1082.35
Extras(lb 3, nb 2, w 2)7
TOTAL(31 Ov, RR: 4.83)150/6
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Ronuka Jayawardene, 0.5 ov), 2-42 (Naveen Withanapathirana, 6.2 ov), 3-55 (Thiran Dhanapala, 8.5 ov), 4-79 (Pasindu Sooriyabandara, 15.5 ov), 5-123 (Geeshat Panditharatne, 24.6 ov), 6-132 (Helitha Vithanage, 27.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Senal de Silva402917.25115000
Hansaka Liyanaarachchi603515.83203102
Sachitha Jayathilake702924.14273000
Yohan Perera10909.0032000
Danush Peiris10202.0050000
Rashmika Opatha903213.55343010
Ravindu Tillakaratne301113.66100010
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossRoyal College, elected to field first
SeriesInter School's Annual Big Match
Hours of play (local time)10.00 start, Lunch 12.15-12.55, Tea 14.55-15.15, Close 17.45
Match days10,11,12 March 2016(3-day match)
Umpires
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Ravindra Kottahachchi
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Rohitha Kottahachchi
Reserve Umpire
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Kapila Kottahachchi
Match Referee
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Wendell Labrooy
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 10 Mar - day 1 -Royal C 1st innings 1/0 (Naveen Withanapathirana 1*, Ronuka Jayawardene 0*, 1 ov)
Fri, 11 Mar - day 2 -Royal C 1st innings 280/7 (Pasindu Sooriyabandara 97*, Helitha Vithanage 10*, 105 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • S.Thomas' College 1st innings
  • LR Opatha: 50 off 54 balls (10 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • LR Opatha: 100 off 105 balls (15 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • RJY Mendis: 50 off 112 balls (5 x 4)
  • S Jayathilake: 50 off 31 balls (2 x 4, 5 x 6)
  • Royal College 1st innings
  • P Sooriyabandara: 50 off 167 balls (8 x 4)
  • M Kariyawasam: 50 off 87 balls (9 x 4)
  • P Sooriyabandara: 100 off 283 balls (14 x 4)