Sri Lanka Air Force pulled off a close 17 points (2 goals, 1 penalty) to 14 (2 goals) win over Sri Lanka Army in their Nippon Paint Inter-Club League Rugby match played at Rathmalana yesterday after trailing, 10-14 at halftime
It was the second win for the airmen for the season.
Ishan Peiris and Shashika Fernando scored the tries for the airmen with fly-half Gayantha Iddamalgoda converting both tries in addition to putting over a penalty.
Second-row forward Nalaka Maduranga and skipper and fly-half Ashen Bandara scored the tries for Army with Bandara adding the extra points to both tries.
Shashika Fernando of Air Force was adjudged the Player of the Match.
Referee Sudath Madugalla.