BATA- the Sunday Times Most Popular Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year Contests 2011
The battle is hotting up. Thurstanite Supun Navaratne, who was comfortable where he was perched for the last two weeks, is now feeling the heat.
At the end of count No 7 of the Bata-the Sunday Times Most Popular Schoolboy Cricketer of the Contest, Navaratne is in the lead still, but, Royalist Ramith Rambukwella has moved into spot two which is only 662 votes behind the leader.
At the end of this count, Navaratne has totaled 2846 votes while Rambukwella signed off with 2184 votes against his name.
In the Emerging category, Royal Panadura’s Kavindu Ashan Perera had pulled the rug off his team mate to clinch the first position polling 369 votes against last week’s leader Charitha Ruchiranga who now has 259 votes against his name. In the International Schools’ contest Gavitha Wickremasinghe from Lyceum Wattala has moved into the three figure mark and has finished up at 103 votes while Mohammed Azher Samsoodeen of Leighton Park International has ended the count at 92 votes.
All Island Contest
Supun Navaratne Thurstan College 2846
Ramith Rambukwella Royal College 2184
Dananjaya De Silva Richmond College 250
Sachitra Perera Ananda College 229
Dasun Shanaka Maris Stella-Negombo 221
Roscoe Thatil St. Joseph's College 131
Luckshan Eranda Edirisinghe Zahira College 123
Chaturanga Kumara St. Joseph's College 42
Akila Jayasundara Trinity College 30
Niroshan Dikwella Trinity College 26
Kavindu Ashan Perera Royal College -Panadura 369
Charitha Ruchiranga Royal College-Panadura 259
A.Dilshan Sanjeewa St.Servatius- Matara 50
Sanjika Ridma St.Servatius -Matara 13
International School Contest
G.Wickramasinghe Lyceum International -Wattala 103
M.A.Samsoodeen Leighton Park International School 92