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Royal hold edge after day one

All-rounder Sadisha Rajapaksa had fine figures of 6/34 while Uvindu Weerasekara made a fighting knock of 83 as Royal were in a commanding position over Nalanda College after the first day's play in their under 19 inter-school cricket match at Campbell Place, yesterday.

Nalanda were bowled out for 92 runs in their first innings while Royal made 162.

Chief scores:

*At Campbell Place (Day One)

Nalanda: 92 (Rusiru Vilochana 44, Vinuja Ranpul 24, Sadisha Rajapaksa 6/34, Ramiru Perera 2/2)

Royal: 162 (Uvindu Weerasekara 86 Ramiru Perera 27, Vinuja Ranpul 2/22, Raveen de Silva 5/64, Minod Caldera 2//18)
nAt Ananda Mawatha (match drawn)

Prince of Wales': 328 (Tharindu Amarasinghe 173, Shakthi Udara 6/102, and 129 (Pulindu Kiriella 3/16,
Ananda College: 293 (Nethma Karunaratne 98, Pulindu Kiriella 36, Mihiru Dhananjaya 3/51) and 71/5 at close.

*At Mount Lavinia (Day One)

St Sebastian’s: 219/7 declared in 76 overs (Savindu Rodrigo 56, Bihanga Mendis 20, Kesara Madusanka 22, Senith Fernando 42, Shanesh Fernando 29, G Caniston 2/41)

S. Thomas': 20/3 in 14 overs at close (Virosh Wijesinghe 2/1). (D.R)

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