DIMO cricket team beat John Keells in their first T20 knockout match. Nipun Karunanayake and Ramesh Mendis made scores of 44 and 39 respectively as DIMO got off to a winning start in the MCA Division “A” T20 competition, advancing into the semifinals. John Keells batting first were restricted to 117 after Nisala Tharaka and Pulina Tharanga bagged 3 wickets each. Hashen Ramanayake also chipped in with 2 wickets helping DIMO move forward at the expense of John Keells. DIMO will be playing the semifinals match of the T20 Knockout Tournament on Friday. DIMO came up to semifinals of the 50-over MCA Premier League 2016/17 recently.