Trinity create a new record
Jan 18, 2011 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
The Trinity College cricket team created a new record for the school when it registered its eighth win in a row, when they beat Mahanama College by five wickets with five overs to spare in their schools under 19 cricket tournament match played at the Asgiriya Stadium Kandy yesterday.
The previous record by a Trinity College cricket team was in 1922 led by Percy Maralande had scored seven outright wins in a row. This record stood for 89 years till it was lowered yesterday. Maralande who won his cricket lion in 1920 led the team with much success for three years from 1920 to 1922.
Trinity’s win yesterday was fashioned by their spinners Janishka Premasinghe, Akila Jayasundera and Aamil Anas.