Antonians in command
St. Anthony’s were in a winning way after bowling out Ibbagamuwa cheaply and then tasking a commanding 116 lead by the close of day one in their match at Katugastota.
Half centuries from consistent left hander Harshana Medagoda and Kasun Ekanayake propelled the home team to 24-6 at the close.
Ibbagamuwa 108 in 35 overs ( N. Ranasinghe 23, U.C. Samarakoon 16, U. Balasuriya 16, P. Samarakoon 2-32, A. Reyal 2-13, K. Ekanayake 2-10.
St. Anthony’s 224-6 in 36 overs (G. Dissanaike 30, H. Medagoda 56, K. Ekanayake 55, S. Munas 39, P. Samarakoon 16 n.o., A.N. Karunaratne 3-75) - AK