Sri Lanka beat Nigeria to win U19 World Cup Plate quarter-final

One drop batsman Ravindu Rashantha and fast bowler Dilshan Madushanka starred with bat and ball respectively for Sri Lanka in their massive 233-run win over Nigeria in a Plate quarterfinal match of the ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup played at Potchefstroom on Monday.

Rashantha struck a 111-ball unbeaten 102 (7 fours, 2 sixes) as Sri Lanka raced to an imposing total of 306-7 in 50 overs. Opener Mohamed Shamaaz (56 off 73 balls) and Sonal Dinusha (43 off 36 balls) also contributed to the score.

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