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2017-07-15

The second leg of the 2017 Sri Lanka Super Sevens Rugby Tournament got underway at the Racecourse International Rugby Stadium this morning.

The tournament featured 8 franchise teams, 8 schools and four women’s teams.

Mobitel Eagles clinched the opening leg of the tournament which was worked off in Kandy last week while Science College Mt. Lavinia surprised the jubilant Kandy crowd by beating the much fancied Trinity College to become the Cup winners in the 1st leg of the 2nd Sri Lanka Super Sevens Rugby Tournament.

The opening day of the second leg got underway with Eight U-16 school teams competing to book their places in the quarter-final lineup of the Cup segment this morning.

The schools fixtures were followed by the franchise exchanges.

A total of 28 games were worked off before a massive crowd at the Racecourse grounds in Colombo.

Results from Day One:

School results

Science College 17 Vs 19 St.Anthony’s College
Wesley College 7 Vs 33 Kingswood College
Isipathana College 12 Vs 17 St. Joseph’s College
St. Peter’s College 24 Vs 0 Zahira College

Science College 7 Vs 33 Kingswood College
Wesley College 29 Vs 12 St.Anthony’s College
Isipathana College 12 Vs 17 Zahira College
St. Peter’s College 12 Vs 21 St. Joseph’s College

Science College 0 Vs 24 Wesley College
Kingswood College 33 Vs 5 St.Anthony’s College
Isipathana College 7 Vs 36 St. Peter’s College
Zahira College 0 Vs 33 St. Joseph’s College

Franchise Results

Mobitel Eagles 14 Vs 29 Cargills Gladiators
Walkers CML Vipers 12 Vs 31 EZY Wolves
Softlogic Warriors 19 Vs 24 Etisalat Panthers
Access Kings 45 Vs 7 KBSL Dragons

Mobitel Eagles 24 Vs 21 EZY Wolves
Walkers CML Vipers 21 Vs 17 Cargills Gladiators
Softlogic Warriors 10 Vs 19 KBSL Dragons
Access Kings 24 Vs 7 Etisalat Panthers

Mobitel Eagles 12 Vs 17 Walkers CML Vipers
EZY Wolves 19 Vs 10 Cargills Gladiators
Softlogic Warriors 24 Vs 12 Access Kings
KBSL Dragons 21 Vs 17 Etisalat Panthers


Women’s Results

Army SC 33 Vs 0 Air Force SC
Navy SC 43 Vs 0 C R & F C

Air Force SC 26 Vs 0 C R & F C
Army SC 7 Vs 12 Navy SC

The second day’s fixtures will get underway at 1100 tomorrow morning.