Sadeem’s debut century seals victory for Virtusa Polaris

Former Wesley College all-rounder Sadeem Thawfeeq made a memorable debut for Virtusa Polaris in the Mercantile cricket tournament when he scored an unbeaten 109 off 101 balls (17 fours, 1 six) in their 64-run win over HSBC ‘A’ in a ‘E’ division first round match played at Campbell Park on Sunday.

Put into bat first Virtusa Polaris ran up an impressive score of 206-6 off 30 overs with Sadeem and Udesh Sendanayake (44) sharing a third wicket partnership of 109 off 90 balls. Supun Subasinghe was HSBC’s chief wicket-taker with 4 for 26. HSBC in reply were restricted to 142-8 off their quota of overs.

Scores:

Virtusa Polaris 206-6 in 30 overs (Sadeem Thawfeeq 109 n.o., Udesh Sendanayake 44, Supun Subasinghe 4/26)

HSBC ‘A’ 142-8 in 30 overs (Malindu Lakshan 37, Thulana Wijesooriya 37, Amayuru Kaluarachchi 32, Ruchiru Samarasinghe 3/31, Lahiru Liyanage 2/17)

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