By Shamseer Jaleel
Trinity College was stopped by Ananda College at the semifinal stage in their Inter school Under 17 limited over encounter which concluded at the R. Premadasa Stadium yesterday. After scoring a modest 200 Ananda defended well by bowling out Trinity for a low 142.
Sammu Ashan scored a brilliant 70 and captured six wickets giving away only 26 runs with a superb all round performance.
Today St. Sebastian’s will meet Isipathana at the same venue.
200 all out in 48.5 Overs
Sammu Ashan 70, Dushan Hettige 27, Supun Waragoda 26
Rashmika Dilshan 4 for 27, Thiyagaraja Banugoban 3 for 36
142 all out in 45.5 Overs
Trevon Percivan 36, Shanogeeth Shanmuganathan 19, Thiyagaraja Banugoban 19
Sammu Ashan 6 for 26, Asen Sigera 2 for 23