St. Peter’s College won their match against Trinity College, Kandy, the defending champions, on first innings and advanced to the semi- finals of the Singer Trophy Under 19, Division I inter-schools cricket tournament in their match played at Asgiriya yesterday.

Lakshina Rodrigo scored his third century of the season with an unbeaten 102 in the 2nd innings off 83 balls comprising 10 fours and 6 sixes.

Scores
St. Peter’s: 407/7 decl. in 88 overs (Manelka de Silva 83, Hashan Wanasekara 84, Ranmith Jayasena 53, Inesh Fernando 42, Anishka Perera 36, Vinu Mohotty 39 n.o., Lakshina Rodrigo 24) and 198/3 in 33.2 overs (Lakshina Rodrigo 102 n.o., Anishka Perera 34, Ranmith Jayasena 22 n.o.)

Trinity: 210 (16/0 o/n) in 52.3 overs (Ravindu Silva 4/34, Randel Seneviratne 3/48, Taneesha Weerakoon 3/57)

Congratulations to the boys. Let’s wish them luck and hope they’ll become the Champions!