Marvellous season for Malintha Soyza
Aug 12, 2010 8:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
Dynamic number eight Malintha Soyza of St. Joseph’s College had a tremendous year where he scored a total of 25 tries that also enabled his team to clinch the Singer ’B’ division league title.
Malintha believes that this was his finest year with the team and is looking forward to repeating that performance next year as well. He stated that he was able to complete a highly successful season thanks to his teammates and skipper Romelo Perera.
Malintha also commended the efforts of their coach Sunanda Fernando who was able to transform the team into a champion outfit in a short period of time. In fact Fernando a former Isipatana, St. Peter’s and Petersons Sports Club ruggerite believes that Malintha has all the ingredients to become a top class number eight in the future.
Fernando said that Malintha is a good attacking player with superb rugby skills and could be a great asset for the national team in the future.