Nimesh scores 126 vs Royal
Posted by DARREL LUDOWYKE on January 21 2015 22:17:24
Nimesh Fonseka cracked a superb century (126) for St.Benedict's College in their Singer inter-schools under 19 division one match against Royal College, which Royal gained a first innings win at Reid Avenue yesterday. (21st Jan)
Fonseka's knock was studded with 17 hits to the ropes and two sixes. He was ably supported by Mahel Jayalath (51). Randev Pathirana took 4 wickets for 63.
Royal : 284/d in 76.2 overs( Navin Vidanapathirana 115, Ruvindu Niwunhalla 2 for 31, Geethika Jayatileke 2 for 75)
St.Benedict's : 273 in 107.3 overs ( Nimesh Fonseka 126, Mahel Jayalath 51, Thenuka Silva 31, Randev Pathirana 4/63)