Galle win by 188 runs

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By 2017-04-12

Galle won their match of the SLC Super Provincial limited overs tournament beating Colombo by 188 runs at the CCC ground yesterday.

Galle winning the toss elected to bat and went on to score 302 runs for 4 wickets in 49 overs. Middle order batsman Dasun Shanaka scored an unbeaten whirlwind 121 runs in 95 balls with 7 boundaries and 7 sixes. Opener Dimuth Karunarathne scored 86 runs. Dasun Shanaka and Dimuth Karunarathne made a 176 run stand for 4th wicket. Minod Bhanuka chipped in with 41 runs.

For Colombo Shehan Jayasooriya, Jeffery Vandersey and Thisara Perera took one wicket each.

Colombo were bowled out for 114 runs in 26.5 overs. Kithuruwan Vithanage managed to get 26 runs and Thisara Perera scored 25 runs. Left arm leg spinner Malinda Pushpakumara did the damage claiming 5 wickets for 29 runs and Suranga Lakmal had 2 wickets for 20 runs.

Galle: 302/4 in 49 overs (Dasun Shanaka 121 n.o., Dimuth Karunarathne 86 (retired), Minod Bhanuka 41, Sadeera Samarawickrama 20, Shehan Jayasooriya 1/35, Jeffery Vandersey 1/50, Thisara Perera 1/69)

Colombo: 114 in 26.5 overs (Kithuruwan Vithanage 26, Thisara Perera 25, Malinda Pushpakumara 5/29, Suranga Lakmal 2/20)

(IR)

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