FRIDAY, 06 MAY 2011 09:29
By – U.J. Jezeem – Kandy Sports Correspondent
Vidyartha College cut loose in the second half to register a massive 63 points (4 goals, 7 tries) to nil win over C.W.W. Kannangara Vidyalaya in their school under 19 Division one segment B rugby tournament match played at the Nittawela Stadium, Kandy yesterday. At half time Vidyartha led 20-00.
This was Vidyartha’s fourth successive win and a much more refreshing performance after their narrow single point (37-36) win over Mahanama College at the same venue last week.
Vidyartha have now scored 195 points as against the 40 points scored by their opponents. They have beaten Zahira College 51-00. D.S. Senanayake College 44- 04, Mahanama College 37-36.
Try scorers for Vidyartha College were No. 8 Jason Dissanayake (2), Lock Ayesh Galahawela (3), Centre Dhanushka Talwatte (2), winger Supun Dissanayake (1), winger R.B. Bandara (1), scrum half Chamath Fernando (1), Centre Ravindu Perera (1). Chamath Fernando and Jason Dissanayake added the extra points to two tries each.
Aruna Rankothge refereed.