Lankan ruggerites take Bowl Championship in Singapore
Nov 8, 2010 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
The Sri Lanka Sevens rugby team clinched the Bowl Championship of the Singapore Rugby Sevens at the Singapore Cricket Club grounds on Sunday by beating Tenariwa Rugby football Club of Japan by 19 points (two goals, one try) to 12 (one goal, one try) in the final. The winners who led 12-0 at ’lemons’ entered the final by beating Singapore Cricket Club by 26-19 in the semi-final having earlier overcome Southern Lions of Australia by 38-7 in the quarter-finals.
The Sri Lankans captained by Air Force’s Radhika Hettiarachchi went to Singapore having emerged runners-up to host nation Malaysia in the Borneo Sevens one week ago when they went down fighting 10-15 in the final.