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Mora and Colombo to the Finals

The day was perfect for a cricket match. Not a single rainy cloud passed over the ground. Pitch was just as perfect for a semi-final. University of Jaffna and University of Colombo were hopefully waiting to secure their place in the upcoming finals of the IUG 2018.

IUG 2018 | Mora, Colombo, Jaffna and Kelaniya Make Their Way to the Semi-finals

After the exclusive cricketing action in the preliminary rounds, 8 teams were to clash in the quarterfinals arena and prove themselves truly worthy of the prestigious IUG title of 2018. These 8 cricketing giants made it sure that this epic encounter will be another thriller filled with excitement, a bit of drama and some nail biting finishes.

J'pura Secured Its Way Towards IUGs 2018 Trophy

The wet pitch and wet outfield, gloomy weather and the drizzle fall in the morning made J’pura and Pera cricket encounter delayed and shortened the battle to 45 overs per side. Finally, when the sun made its appearance to the UoM ground the match kicked off. J'pura being the previous year's champion showed potential to glory. But surely the energized and spirited Pera players wouldn’t give chances to their opponents.

Mandapa Takes Mora Soccer to Semi-Finals

With the participation of 715 teams from 60 different leagues, FA Cup Championship 2018 was started at the end of April this year. The defending champions of Sri Lanka Universities’ Football League, University of Moratuwa opened their FA Cup Championship yesterday posting a thrilling win over South Eastern University of Sri Lanka.

Tournament opener ends in a thrilling tie

(Mora 121-10, Hirusha 44, Thenuwara 4-18 // SAU Nufail 44, THILINA 3-31) On a day that simply beggared belief, South Eastern University (SAU) tied with Mora in an incredible match in Moratuwa. Thilina Kasun was Mora's inspiration, producing a crucial hat trick on 23rd over to remove confidently looking Nufail and to turn the match from ending as a one-sided affair to a thrilling tie. The match was supposed to take place on Saturday but due to rain only 10 overs were bowled on that day but the remaining match was played out on this sunny Sunday morning.

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