Battle of the Rocks - 2018 competition will be held between Annites and Devans on March 09th, 10th and 11th at Welagedara International Cricket stadium.
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Be with the College team from 8th - 10th of March
The 30th “Battle of the Rocks” encounter between arch rivals Maliyadeva College, Kurunegala and St. Anne’s College, Kurunegala will be played on March 8 and 9 at the Welagedara Stadium. Play will commence at 10.00 a.m. on both days.
The 18th limited over game will be played on March 10 at the same venue starting at 10.30 a.m.
Welagedara Stadium, the venue for the 30th Battle of the Rocks
Janith Perera an elegant stroke maker and opener of the team has scored 550 runs for this season including four half centuries. Shehan Coorey and Mohamed Afshal are third year players who have done well for the team.
Fast hitting batsman Malshan Perera, a third year player has scored 350 runs in this season.
Gayus Kumarasinghe, third year player adds extra energy to the St. Anne’s team as a talented left arm spinner having taken 35 wickets this season.
Amith Jayarathna, third year opening batsman is the vice captain. He has scored over 400 runs. He adds extra confidence to St. Anne’s.
All rounder and third year player Vikum Darshana leads the St. Anne’s team this year. The left hand attacking batsman has scored over 500 runs with a top score of 67 runs against St. Maris, Kegalle.
College team for the 30th Battle of the Rocks
Vikum Dharshana (captain), Amith Jayaratne, Gayas Kumarasinghe, Malshan Perera, Janith Perera, Shehan Cooray, Mohammad Afzal, Asitha Wickramage, Udesh Hatharasinghe, Kavinda Kotuwegedera, Wanitha Wanninayake, Sarith Angelo, Pasindu Kavitha, Umesh Massakkara, Himal Janajith, Tharinda Wijesinghe, Vimukthi Bandara, Missaka Chaturanga Randeera Krishan Mahesh Srimal, Lanka Kanumale (Coach)
The chief guest of the big match will be the Cooperative and Internal Trade Minister Jonston Fernando, an old boy of St. Anne's College while the chief guest of the one day game will be Sri Lanka Army Chief of Staff Major General Daya Ratnayaka who is also the Sri Lanka Athletic Association President, an old boy of Maliyadeva.