Battle of the Maroons

Ananda vs Nalanda

43rd Battle of the Maroons

Ananda Captain

H. D Keerthi Subash

Fourth year coloursman who led the team suceessfully with a record number of victories this season. Left arm leg spinner who has been among the wickets. Left hand bat and good fielder in any position.

Oval Grounds

March 24th and 25th of 1972

The 43rd battle of the maroons ended in a draw.

Nalanda Captain

Nandadeva Perera

Fourth year coloursman. Hard hitting right-hand bat and a right arm medium pace bowler. "Best bowler" in the schools 50 over Knock Out Cricket Tourney in 1971. Represented Colombo North Schools Team in 1971.

Ananda Team

Seated (left to right)
Ruwan Samarasinghe, Lalith Ranatunga, H. D Keerthi Subash (Captain), Panitha Wijesundara (Vice-Captain), Priyanga Seneviratna, Ajith de Silva

Standing (left to right)
Darrel Piyasena, Sidath Wettamuny, Jerrard Abeysinghe , Ruwan Perera, Wasantha Gunaratna, Rohan Peries, Prabath Senanayake U. S. I Perera, Anil Halangoda, Mahesh de Zoysa, Channa de Silva.

Nalanda Team

Seated (left to right)
S. Jayasinghe, Nalin Jayasinghe, D Samarawickrame(Vice-Captain), N.Perera (Vice-Captain), Bandula Warnapura, W Chndra sekara, M. G Samarasinghe.

Standing (left to right)
A.Ranasinghe, N. Jayasinghe, J. Kudahetty, P. Amarasekara, M Wijewickrama, L.Peries, W. Perera, L Wanaguru.

Ground
J. Narangoda, R. Suwandaratne