Aadhavan Sibi’s all-round show helped Reddy CA to a 90-run win over Nellai Nadar CA in the Reddy’s under-16 cricket tournament here.
The scores: Reddy CA 143 for eight in 40 overs (Aadhavan Sibi 50, V. Balajee 26, R. Rahul 27 n.o, Sonu Kumar three for 25) bt Nellai Nadar CA 53 in 24 overs (Balram 25, Aadhavan Sibi four for three).
Reddy Cricket Academy 60 in 27 overs (Aadhavan Sibi 25, Karthik Prabhu four for 16, Venkat Narayana three for three) lost to Adambakkam Cricket Academy 61 for three in 18 overs (Santhosh Shiv 25).
Asiatic CA 175 in 39.3 overs (L. Vignesh 37, C. Rajesh 40, K. Ajay four for 17, R.M. Shasan Muthu four for 48) lost to Swastik Cricket Promoters 179 for two in 31.3 overs (R.M. Shasan Muthu 82 n.o., D. Sachin Yethendra 65).
Somasundaram Trophy in October
TNCA city schools tournament for the B. Somasundaram Trophy for under-14 boys (born on or after Sept. 1, 1998) will be conducted in the second week of October.
Entry forms can be collected from the TNCA office on any working day between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. The duly filled forms should reach the office on or before Oct. 6.
Shyam, Sachin sizzle
G.K. Shyam and M. Leo Sachin hit centuries to lead Little Hearts CA to a 240-run win over Unique CA in the Master Ashwath Memorial u-14 cricket tournament here.
The scores: MCA 164 for seven in 30 overs (S. Abishek 42, G. Dilip 25, A. Dhanush four for 33) bt MAS CA 108 in 27.1 Overs (B. Gowtham Eswar 54, A. Dhanush 50, L.J. Mukund three for 42); Wahe Guru CA 80 for eight in 30 overs (Vishal 25) lost to Little Hearts CA 81 for one in 8.5 overs (G.K. Shyam 45 n.o); MCA 176 for five in 30 overs (S. Abishek 51, L.J. Mukund 35) bt PSPCA 108 in 27.1 overs (Yokesh 25); Little Hearts CA 283 for two in 30 overs (G.K. Shyam 167, M. Leo Sachin 101 n.o) bt Unique CA 43 in 18.1 overs (G. Karthik Shanmugam three for seven, R. Kiran Raj three for 16); Wahe Guru CA 219 for nine in 30 overs (Govind 31, Mani 43, Nitin 26, Thamarai 25) bt SAI CA 49 in 21.2 overs (Neyan four for 15).
Media Arts & Science College will conduct an inter-school cricket tournament for under-19 boys from October 10 to 20. Entries should be sent on or before Oct. 5 and for details, call Abdul at 9962404093.
George & Ahmed duo triumphs
George and Ahmed Shah from North-South direction and S. Vijayaraghavan and D. Vijay from East-West came first in their respective sections in the monthly open MGC pair event recently.
Other placings: North-South: 2. J James and V Krishnan, 3. Rajesh Shah and Muriel Dutton. East-West: Naresh Metha and V Poornachandra; 3. Suresh Jutur and K C Sekhar.
Big win for Friends HC
A brace each by Porchezian and Stephen helped Friends HC defeat Ashok Leyland 8-0 in the Chennai Hockey Association First Division league.
The results: Hindustan University 4 (Jones Augustus, K.P. Praveen, N. Saravanan, A. Selvaraja) bt SDAT 2 (T. Rakesh, R. Pichai Mani); Friends HC 8 (Porchezian 2, Stephen 2, Ravindran, S. Manimaran, Sudharshan) bt Ashok Leyland 0.
Double for Manikandan
V. Manikandan (CTS) clinched a double, winning both the singles and doubles titles at the Top Spin TT Academy table tennis tournament recently.
The results (finals): Men: Singles: V. Manikandan (CTS) bt M. Hemanth Kumar 11-9, 7-11, 12-10, 11-5. Doubles: V. Manikandan (CTS) & R. Sivakumar bt M. Hemanth Kumar & Rahul Don Rudy 11-5, 9-11, 14-12, 6-11, 11-4.