This Season

Richmond College started the season with winning note beating St.Servatius College Matara by an innings and 115 runs. Kamindu Mendis scored a brilliant 133 with Thaveesha Abishek unbeaten 100. Spinner Sandun Mendis captured 5 wickets in this match. Kamindu Mendis went on to score another two centuries in the subsequent matches before joining the Sri Lanka under 19 World Cup squad with his captain Dhananjaya Lakshan. Richmond College continued the season without their captain and seasoned player Kamindu Mendis. Richmond College sealed off the season again with a win against  St.Aloysius College by an innings and 27 runs. Richmond College completed their season with seven outright wins and they won all of them by an innings to become the team to make highest number of outright victories this season. Richmond College scored 510 for 8 being the highest score of an innings of the season. Kamindu Mendis Ended up with 4 centuries while Dhananjaya Lakshan and Thvessha Abishek scored one each. Ssandun Mendis became the highest wicket taker with 75 wickets. Adithya Siriwardene, being the highest run scorer with 710 runs.

 
Dananjaya Lakshan

Dhananjaya Lakshan 

Kamindu Mendis

Kamindu Mendis

Adithya Siriwardene

Adithya Siriwardene

Sandun Mendis

Sandun Mendis

Thaveesha Abishek

Thaveesha Abishek

Richmond College first eleven cricket team – How they fared the season

Vs St. Servatius College Matara
St.Servatius College 1st Innings 87 all out
Sandun Mendis 5/32, Dananjaya Lakshan 2/17

Richmond College 307 for 4 decld
Kamndu Mendis 133, Thaveesha Abishek 100*

St.Servatius College 2nd Innings 105 all out
Dananjaya Lakshan 4/25

Richmond College won by an innings and 155 runs

Vs St. Joseph Vaz(Played without three key players)
Richmond College   1st Innings 245 all out
Adithya Siriwardana 66, Thaveesha Abishek 60

St. Joseph Vaz 1st Innings 183 all out
Sandun Mendis 3/49

Richmond College 2nd Innings 266 all out
Dilum Sudeera 74, Akash Kavinda 60

Match Drawn Richmond College won by the 1st Innings Scores

Vs Dharmasoka College Ambalangoda
Dharmasoka College 1st Innings 57 all out
Dilum Sudeera 3/11, Dananjaya Lakshan 3/23

Richmond College 364 for 6 decld
Kamndu Mendis 158, Dananjaya Lakshan 54

Dharmasoka College 2nd Innings 249 all out
Sandun Mendis 4/72

Richmond College won by an innings and 58 runs

Vs Dharmapala College Pannipitiya
Dharmapala College 1st Innings 180 all out
Sandun Mendis 5/74, Dilum Sudeera 3/44

Richmond College 306 for 2 decld
Kamndu Mendis 129, Adithya Siriwardane 75

Dharmapala College 2nd Innings 49 all out
Sandun Mendis 4/26  , Amshi De Silva 2/03, Dilum Sudheera 2/04

Richmond College won by an innings and 77 runs

Vs Royal College Colombo
Royal College 1st Innings 223 all out
Sandun Mendis 2/64, Thaveesha Abishek 04/22

Richmond College 165 for 9 decld
Avindu Theekshana 57

Royal College  2nd Innings 196  for 4
Thaveesha Abishek 3/50

Match Drawn

Vs Thurstan College (Played without two key players)
Richmond College   1st Innings 226 for 9

Avindu Theekshana 64

Thurstan College  1st Innings 132 for 3

Sandun Mendis 2/31

Match Drawn Richmond College won by the 1st Innings Scores

Vs St.Thomas College  Mt.Lavinia(Played without two key players)
St.Thomas College 1st Innings 130 all out
Amshi De Silva 3/19, Sandun Mendis 03/45 64, Avindu Theekshana 3/16

Richmond College 1s Innings 121 all out
Vinuja Kiriella 29

St.Thomas College 2nd Innings 187 for 7
Sandun Mendis 3/55

Richmond College 2nd Innings 101 for 3
Duveen Kalansuriya 56

Match Drawn

Vs St.Thomas College Matara (Played without two key players)
Richmond College   1st Innings 199 all out
Adithya Siriwardene 57, Akash Kavinda 55

St.Thomas College 1st Innings 67 all out
Sandun Mendis 6/13, Dilum Sudeera 3/18

St.Thomas College 2nd Innings 70 all out
Sandun Mendis 4/21, Thaveesha Abishek 4/26

Richmond College won by an innings and 74 runs

Vs St.Peters College  (Played without two key players)
Richmond College   1st Innings 203 all out
Thaveesha Abishek 63

St.Peters College 1st Innings 239  all out
Sandun Mendis 4/80, Dilum Sudeera 4/74

Richmond College  2nd Innings 87 all out
Sandun Mendis 4/21, Thaveesha Abishek 4/26

St.Peters College 2nd 55 for 2

Richmond College lost  by 8 wickets

Vs Gurukula Vidyalaya (Played without two key players)
Gurukula Vidyalaya  1st Innings 226  all out
Avindu Theekshana 4/54

Richmond College 1st Innings 227 all out
Chamath Dilsara 53

Gurukula Vidyalaya 2nd Innings 80 for 3
Avindu Theekshana 2/34

Match Drawn

Vs Dharmaraja College (Played without two key players)
Richmond College   1st Innings130 all out
Adithya Siriwardene 41

Dharmaraja College  1st Innings 234 all out
Sandun Mendis 6/60

Richmond College  2nd Innings 267 for 5 decld
Sandun Mendis 80*, Dilum Sudeera 59* , Avindu Theekshana 52

Dharmaraja College  2nd  Innings 76 all out
Sandun Mendis 5/38

Match Drawn

Vs Wesly College
Richmond College   1st Innings 294 for 6
Avindu Theekshana 83, Dilum Sudheera 65*

Wesly College   1st Innings 147 all out
Dilum Sudheera 6/26, Dhananjaya Lakshan 3/28

Wesly  College 2nd Innings 26 all out
Dilum Sudeera 4/18, Avindu Theekshana  6/8

Richmond College won by an innings and 121 runs

Vs Maliyadewa College  
Maliyadewa College 1st Innings 110 all out
, Avindu Theekshana 7/42

Richmond College 1s Innings 510 for 8
Kamindu Mendis 124, Dhananjaya Lakshan 154

Maliyadewa  College 2nd Innings 165 all out
Dilum Sudheera 5/66, Avindu Theekshana 3/35

Richmond College won by an innings and 235 runs

Vs St.Josephs College
Richmond College   1st Innings 216
Avindu Theekshana 83, Dilum Sudheera 65*

St.Joseph  College   1st Innings 401 all out
Kamindu Mendis 5/87

Richmond   College 2nd Innings 165 for 4
Dhananjaya Lakshan 88

Match Drawn

VsSt.Aloysius College
St.Aloysius College   1st Innings 34 all out 
Sandun Mendis 3/8, Dhananjaya Lakshan 6/8

Richmond College   1st Innings 202
Adithya Siriwardene 68

St.Aloysius College 2nd Innings 141  all out
Amshi De Silva 5/24,Dhananjaya Lakshan 3/55

Richmond College won by an innings and 27 runs