(Extracts from the “Island” of 18th Feb)

Vinu Mohotty and Sadish Pathiranage shared bowling honours as St. Peter’s enforced the follow on in their match against Maris Stella at Katuneriya on Wednesday. Chasing a target of 85 runs to win, the Petes were 33 for two wickets at close.

Scores
St. Peter’s: 336 all out in 57.5 overs (Inesh Fernando 89, Lakshina Rodrigo 132, Anishka Perera 42, Vinu Mohotty 25; Ravindu Fernando 5/66, Shenal Perera 4/66) and 33 for 2 in 5 overs

Maris Stella: (109 for 2 o/n) 220 all out in 58.1 overs (Avantha Silva 43, Sachindra Gamadikari 30, Ravindu Fernando 25, Ashan Fernando 39; Vinu Mohotty 5/54, Sadish Pathiranage 2/76) and 200 all out in 62 overs (Dushan Guruge 65, Kevin Perera 49, Ashan Fernando 24; Sadish Pathiranage 5/56, Vinu Mohotty 2/61, Chathura Obeysekara 3/59)