Thurstanite Supun Navaratne seems to be consolidating his position at the end of the 6th count of the Sunday Times-Bata Most Popular Schoolboy Cricketer All Island Contest. At the end of this count Navaratne literally has doubled his vote base with a haul of 1019 votes at this count and is with a total poll of 2114 votes.
At the second place is Royalist Ramith Rambukwella who also now has gone over the four figure mark to end with 1214 votes.
Royal Panadura’s Charitha Ruchiranga leads the Emerging Cricketer section with 196 votes while his team mate Kavindu Ashan Perera has moved into the second position with 138 votes.
In the International section Gavitha Wickremasinghe of Lyceum International –Wattala is at the top position with 76 votes against his name, but he is challenged by Mohammed Azher Samsoodeen of Leighton Park International School who is not far behind with 62 votes.
All Island contest
Supun Navaratne Thurstan College 2114
Ramith Rambukwella Royal College 1214
Sachitra Perera Ananda College 227
Dananjaya De Silva Richmond College 185
Luckshan Eranda Edirisinghe Zahira College 123
Roscoe Thatil St. Joseph's College 107
Dasun Shanaka Maris Stella-Negombo 94
Chaturanga Kumara St. Joseph's College 42
Akila Jayasundara Trinity College 28
Niroshan Dickwella Trinity College 25
Charitha Ruchiranga Royal College-Panadura 196
Kavindu Ashan Perera Royal College –Panadura 138
A. Dilshan Sanjeewa St. Servatius- Matara 41
Sanjika Ridma St. Servatius -Matara 13 International School Contest
Gavitha Wickremasinghe Lyceum International -Wattala 76
Mohammed Azher Samsoodeen Leighton Park International School 62
The prize winners for this week are: 1. N.K. Gunatilleke, 60, Gunatilleke Road, Wadduwa 2. W.N. Rajaratnam 12 – 1/2, Castle Court, Castle Lane, Bambalapitiya 3. Dimuthi Gihanga, 58/2, Raja Mawatha, Ratmalana