The Mahinda Rajapaksa challenge trophy cricket tournament 2023 took place at Nuwara Eliya municipal grounds today (12).
Ex-president Mahinda Rajapaksa and MP Namal Rajapaksa were among the guests present at the annual event.
One team comprised SLPP MPs, while the other had state ministers from the party as the players.
Two games were played and both were won by the MPs’ team.
Player of the tournament was Gayashan Nawananda, while the best fielder’s award went to C.B. Ratnayake.
W.D. Weerasinghe won the award for the best batter and Premalal Jayasekara was the best bowler.