Trinity in crushing 173 runs win over Petes
Under-19 Limited-overs Cricket
(Courtesy THE ISLAND March 28)

by Reemus Fernando

Dilan Jayalath hammered 129 runs in just 82 balls, inclusive of 11 four and seven sixes, to set the stage for Trinity to record a crushing 173 runs victory over St. Peter’s in the Inter School Under-19 Limited-overs Tournament quarter-final played at the FTZ ground on Sunday.

Trinity will now meet Nalanda in the semi-final at the R. Premadasa Stadium on Tuesday (29).


Trinity 327 for 6 in 50 overs (Dilan Jayalath 129, Hasitha Boyagoda 70, Nushan Weerasinghe 62, Savindu Amarasinghe 20; Taneesha Weerakoon 2/62)

St. Peter’s 154 all out in 47.1 overs (Vinu Mohotty 42, Ranmith Jayasena 35, Lakshina Rodrigo 20; Lahiru Kumara 3/29, Raveen Sayer 3/21).