Uva Province scored a shock 26 runs win over North Central Province in their Sri Lanka Cricket’s Inter Provincial under 17 cricket tournament match played at the Welagedera Stadium, Kurunegala.
Uva Province batting first made 187 all out in 48.0 overs. Opener Mahela Bandara top scored with 49 in 66 balls and his innings held his batting together after they 77 for 4 at one stage. Good knock by Shan Lakshitha 37 and P Malinga 28, but folded up for 187 all out. Medium Pacer A S S Dharmapriya took 3 for 35 and spinner R Jayaratne took 2 for 24.