The Garry Melder Trophy

The cricketers of yesteryear from the two leading Catholic institutions, St. Joseph’s and St. Peter’s will battle it out for the Garry Melder Memorial Trophy in a 25 over match to be played on October 2nd (Sunday) at the St. Peter’s College grounds, starting at 9.30 a.m.



Mr. Ranmore Martinez an ICC elite panel umpire who […]

1ST XI CRICKET: St. Peter’s record first outright win

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The joint-defending league champions in the U19 Schools Cricket arena, St. Peter’s College, Bambalapitiya registered their first victory in the current 2016/17 season when they annihilated St. Anthony’s College, Wattala by an innings and 131 runs in their group ‘A’ encounter at […]

AGM of the Cricket Foundation Postponed

Please note the AGM of the Cricket Foundation had to be postponed due to unavoidable circumstances.

New date will be notified in due course.

CRICKET: Watch Live – St. Peter’s College v St. Aloysius College – U19

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CRICKET: U-17 DIV 1, Peterites Through to the Finals

St.Peter’s through to semi-finals


St.Peter’s College, Colombo booked a place in Semifinals of U17 D1 Tournament when they beat Mahinda, Galle by 46 runs in their quarter-final fixture concluded on Thursday at Thurstan ground. After a combined batting effort led by Santhush Gunathilaka helped St.Peter’s score 211, Dineth Anjula and Sachin Silva sharing 7 wickets between […]

Update: Felicitation Dinner for 1st XI Cricket Team

The Peterite 1st XI cricket team were declared joint Champions for the 2015/16 season by the Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association when they (the SLSCA) failed to arrange for the finals to be played. This champion Peterite cricket team was felicitated at a grand dinner at the Waters Edge on 27th May 2016.

Congratulations boys!

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St. Peter’s & St. Sebastian’s Joint Champs – U 19 Division 1 League Tournament 2015/16

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The inefficiency and the unprofessionalism of the Sri Lanka Schools’ Cricket Association (SLSCA) were the main reasons for this much-anticipated three-day final to be called-off without a ball being bowled, resulting in one of the longest-running seasons in the history of Sri Lanka Schools’ Cricket finally coming to […]

Cricket U-19 League Finals: St. Peter’s Vs St. Sebastian’s

The Finals of the Under 19 School Cricket League is rescheduled to start on the 17th of May 2016 and conclude on 19th at the Thurstan College Grounds

Whoever wins this game will be the eventual schools champions for the 2015-16 season as the Peteries have won the T20 championship for this year and the Sebastianites […]

Felicitation Dinner for 1st XI Cricket Team

The 1st XI cricketers had a remarkable 2015/ 2016 season, culminating with victories in the traditional Joe-Pete big match and the 50 over encounters. We were also victorious in the traditional mini-battle with the Joes; first time that all 3 traditional encounters have been won in a season.

The team became champions in the U-19 T20 […]

Batch Group Briefing Meeting & Fellowship

A Batch Group Briefing Meeting & Fellowship was held on the 3rd of May 2016 at the OBU Lounge with the presence of Presidents, General Secretaries and representatives of several Batch Groups and Gampaha Branch.

The various initiatives of the Cricket Foundation were breifed, highlighting the achievements of the College cricket team for the 2015/2016 cricket […]