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          St. Servatius’ vs. Maris Stella encounter drawn
The under 19 friendly cricket encounter between St. Servatius’ College and Maris Stella College, Negombo ended in a draw at the Uyanwatte ground, Matara. Batting first St. Servatius’ were all out for 205 runs. Yohan Chanuka made 77 runs off 78 deliveries which included eleven boundaries. Maris Stella were in a strong position on an overnight score of 98 for two wickets but made a further the 20 runs for the balance eight wickets. Sanjika Ridma 4/25 and Chalanka Weerasinghe 3/35 did the damage. Chathuranga Rajapaksha scored 40 runs with six boundaries. St. Servatius’ declared their second innings at 141/7 giving the visitors a victory target of 229 runs to be scored in a minimum of 41 overs. The Maris Stella batsmen did not take up the challenge and were 96/4 at the end of play. St. Servatius’ 205 in 48.2 overs (Yohan Chanuka 77, Gihan Nimsara 38, Ruchira Jayathunga 22; Shakila Suwaris 2/31, Ruwin Sinniah 2/41, Shehan Chathuranga 2/41) and 141/7 declared in 31.1 overs (Sanjika Ridma 49, Yohan Chanuka 30, Dilshan Madhusanka 23, Shehan Chathuranga 4/42, Ruwin Sinniah 2/14) Maristella 118 in 56.2 overs (Chathuranga Rajapaksha 40, Prasanna Jayamanne 19, Sanjika Ridma 4/25, Chalanka Weerasinghe 3/35) and 96/4 in 45 overs