2018 Super Provincial One Day Tournament

The 2018 Super Provincial One Day Tournament[1] was a List A cricket tournament that was played in Sri Lanka between 2 May and 10 June 2018,[2] following the conclusion of the 2017–18 Super Four Provincial Tournament.[3] Four teams took part in the competition: Colombo, Dambulla, Galle and Kandy.[4] Galle and Colombo qualified for the final, after they finished first and second respectively in the group stage.[5]

2018 Super Provincial One Day Tournament
Dates2 May – 10 June 2018
Administrator(s)Sri Lanka Cricket
Cricket formatList A cricket
Tournament format(s)Round-robin and final
Host(s) Sri Lanka
ChampionsGalle (1st title)
Participants4
Matches played13
Player of the seriesShehan Jayasuriya
Most runsUpul Tharanga (396)
Most wicketsMalinda Pushpakumara (15)
2019

The final was originally scheduled to take place on 20 May 2018, but Sri Lanka Cricket issued a statement via Twitter to say that it was postponed indefinitely due to bad weather.[6][7] The final was eventually played on 10 June 2018, at the Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, after nearly a delay of one month.[8] Galle won the tournament, after beating Colombo by 75 runs in the rescheduled final.[9]

SquadsEdit

The following teams and squads were named to compete in the tournament:[10]

Colombo Galle Kandy Dambulla

Points tableEdit

Teams[11] Pld W L NR Pts NRR
Galle 6 4 1 1 19 +0.764
Colombo 6 3 2 1 15 –0.295
Dambulla 6 2 3 1 12 +1.021
Kandy 6 1 4 1 6 –1.453
  •      Top two teams advanced to the final

FixturesEdit

Round RobinEdit

2 May 2018
09:45
Scorecard
Dambulla
270/6 (40 overs)
v
Colombo
262/6 (39 overs)
Kusal Perera 60 (40)
Dilruwan Perera 2/39 (7 overs)
Lahiru Thirimanne 107 (99)
Asitha Fernando 2/47 (8 overs)
  • Colombo has won the toss and elected to field.
  • Colombo were set a revised target of 259 runs from 39 overs.
  • Nishan Madushka (Dambulla) made his List A debut.

2 May 2018
09:45
Scorecard
Galle
250 (35.4 overs)
v
Kandy
217/2 (30 overs)
Shammu Ashan 72 (73)
Isuru Udana 5/59 (7.4 overs)
Mahela Udawatte 116 (96)
Chaturanga de Silva 1/14 (3 overs)
  • Kandy won the toss and elected to field.
  • Kandy were set a revised target of 190 runs from 30 overs.
  • Jehan Daniel (Kandy) made his List A debut.

5 May 2018
09:45
Scorecard
Colombo
299 (49.2 overs)
v
Kandy
241 (43.4 overs)
Shehan Jayasuriya 110 (100)
Jeevan Mendis 4/38 (7.2 overs)
Mahela Udawatte 71 (74)
Lakshan Sandakan 4/59 (10 overs)
  • Colombo won the toss and elected to bat.

5 May 2018
09:45
Scorecard
Dambulla
257/8 (50 overs)
v
Galle
250/8 (46 overs)
Ashan Priyanjan 101 (120)
Dasun Shanaka 3/42 (8 overs)
Upul Tharanga 86 (79)
Lakshan Sandakan 4/59 (10 overs)
  • Galle won the toss and elected to field.
  • Galle were set a revised target of 240 runs from 46 overs.

8 May 2018
09:45
Scorecard
Galle
347/7 (50 overs)
v
Colombo
200 (42.4 overs)
Sadeera Samarawickrama 130 (118)
Lakshan Sandakan 3/66 (10 overs)
Shehan Jayasuriya 70 (65)
Malinda Pushpakumara 4/24 (10 overs)
Galle won by 147 runs
R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Umpires: Gamini Dissanayake and Lyndon Hannibal
  • Galle won the toss and elected to bat.

8 May 2018
09:45
Scorecard
Kandy
127 (29.1 overs)
v
Dambulla
130/5 (18.5 overs)
Chamara Kapugedera 40 (52)
Jeffrey Vandersay 4/7 (4.1 overs)
Kusal Perera 41 (24)
Sachith Pathirana 3/21 (2.5 overs)
Dambulla won by 5 wickets
P Sara Oval, Colombo
Umpires: Raveendra Wimalasiri and Rohitha Kottahachchi
  • Dambulla won the toss and elected to field.

11 May 2018
09:45
Scorecard
Colombo
162 (39.4 overs)
v
Dambulla
166/4 (36.3 overs)
Lasith Abeyratne 49 (80)
Ashan Priyanjan 3/11 (4.4 overs)
Sandun Weerakkody 96 (83)
Sachintha Peiris 2/31 (7.3 overs)
  • Colombo won the toss and elected to bat.
  • Rashmika Dilshan (Dambulla) made his List A debut.

11 May 2018
09:45
Scorecard
Kandy
272/9 (50 overs)
v
Galle
276/7 (47.4 overs)
Minod Bhanuka 82 (83)
Malinda Pushpakumara 4/41 (10 overs)
Upul Tharanga 127 (121)
Sachith Pathirana 2/41 (7.4 overs)
Galle won by 3 wickets
P Sara Oval, Colombo
Umpires: Raveendra Wimalasiri and Ruchira Palliyaguruge

14 May 2018
09:45
Scorecard
Colombo
309/8 (50 overs)
v
Kandy
217 (48.3 overs)
Lahiru Thirimanne 90* (69)
Sachith Pathirana 3/41 (5 overs)
Danushka Gunathilaka 59 (76)
Wanindu Hasaranga 4/43 (10 overs)
Colombo won by 92 runs
P Sara Oval, Colombo
Umpires: Prageeth Rambukwella and Kapil Kottahachchi
  • Kandy won the toss and elected to field.

14 May 2018
09:45
Scorecard
Dambulla
287/9 (47 overs)
v
Galle
218/3 (37.3 overs)
Upul Tharanga 57 (26)
Sachithra Serasinghe 2/23 (5 overs)
  • Galle won the toss and elected to field.
  • Galle were set a revised target of 204 runs from 37.3 overs.

17 May 2018
09:45
Scorecard
Galle
155/2 (30 overs)
v
Colombo
  • Galle won the toss and elected to bat.
  • Rain during Galle's innings prevented any further play.

17 May 2018
09:45
Scorecard
Dambulla
257/7 (49 overs)
v
Kandy
17/0 (1.1 overs)
Ashan Priyanjan 73 (77)
Charith Asalanka 2/32 (7 overs)
  • Kandy won the toss and elected to field.
  • Rain during Kandy's innings prevented any further play.
  • Hasitha Boyagoda (Kandy) made his List A debut.

FinalEdit

10 June 2018
09:30
Scorecard
Galle
320/7 (50 overs)
v
Colombo
245 (44.2 overs)
Upul Tharanga 124 (122)
Lakshan Sandakan 4/66 (10 overs)
Shehan Jayasuriya 51 (40)
Malinda Pushpakumara 3/31 (8.2 overs)
Galle won by 75 runs
Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Umpires: Ruchira Palliyaguruge and Raveendra Wimalasiri
Player of the match: Upul Tharanga (Galle)
  • Galle won the toss and elected to bat.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Super Provincial One Day Tournament 2018 – Fixtures". Sri Lanka Cricket. Archived from the original on 26 April 2018. Retrieved 25 April 2018.
  2. ^ "Sri Lanka Super Four Provincial Limited Over Tournament". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 19 April 2018.
  3. ^ "Injured Chameera doubtful for West Indies Tests". The Sunday Times (Sri Lanka). Retrieved 19 April 2018.
  4. ^ "SLC One-Day Super Provincial Tournament set to take off". Sri Lanka Cricket. Archived from the original on 28 April 2018. Retrieved 27 April 2018.
  5. ^ "Decisive matches rained off". Sri Lanka Cricket. Retrieved 17 May 2018.
  6. ^ "Finals of the #SLCSuperFour Provincial 50 Over Tournament". Sri Lanka Cricket. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  7. ^ "Galle-Colombo Provincial Final postponed". The Papare. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  8. ^ "Cricket: Colombo and Galle in quest of Super 4 Inter-Provincial title". Sunday Times (Sri Lanka). Retrieved 10 June 2018.
  9. ^ "Galle win Sri Lanka Super Four Provincial Limited-Overs Tournament". Cricket Country. Retrieved 11 June 2018.
  10. ^ "SLC Super Provincial 50 over tournament squads and fixtures". The Papare. Retrieved 27 April 2018.
  11. ^ "Sri Lanka Super Four Provincial Limited Over Tournament Table - 2018". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 17 May 2018.

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