Koonal A. Khedkar’s spell of five for 70 went in vain as Triplicane SC defeated Spic RC by nine runs in a TNCA Second Division league cricket match recently.
The scores: II div.: Royapettah CC 215 for nine in 50 overs (Huzefa M. Patel 69, A.R. Anand Kumar three for 43) bt Twentieth Century Club 143 in 44 overs (S.V. Muruganantham three for 37); Southern Railway SA 257 for seven in 50 overs (S. Vishaal 59, T. Lakshmanamurthy 56, S. Viganesh 65 n.o.) lost to Parry’s S & RC 259 for nine in 48 overs (B. Sreeram 42, B. Ram Prakash 62, R. Sukumar 35).
Sical RC 140 in 48 overs (B. Karthik 54, M. Shanmugam four for 33, S. Selva three for 29) lost to Triplicane Friends United CC 144 for one in 35 overs (C. Hari Nishanth 51 n.o., R. Naresh 63 n.o.); Triplicane SC 238 for nine in 50 overs (A. Ganesh Kumar 66, Varun Narendar 74, Koonal A. Khedkar five for 70) bt Spic RC 229 for nine in 50 overs (T. Parthiba Venkateswaran 32, V. Gautham 50, S. Ram Kumar 37, S. Ashwath four for 50); Falcon CC 118 in 40 overs (R. Pandiaraj four for 29, E.M. Jose Midhun four for eight) lost to AG’s Office RC 119 for one in 25.1 overs (R. Chandrasekar 44, D. Govindaraj 57 n.o.).
Prabhakaran slams ton
V. Prabhakaran’s century led Swastik Cricket Promoters to 62-run victory over Firebrids CC in the Swastik-Gojan T20 tournament here.
The scores: Swastik CP ‘A’ 111 for eight in 20 overs (R. M. Seshan Muthu 25, Prapanch Maharajan 34, S. Bharathi three for 18) lost to PSCA 113 for five in 19.2 overs (T. Ayyanar three for 14).
Swastik CP ‘A’ 187 for six in 20 overs (V. Prabhakaran 101, V.Karthik 31) bt Firebirds CC 125 in 19 overs (P. Raj Kumar 54, J. Kishore three for 25).
Athipedu CC 99 for eight in 20 overs (V. Dinesh Kumar 4 for 16) lost to Swastik CP ‘A’ 100 for three in 15.1 overs (M. Kishore Kumar 45).
Jumbo Riders CC 84 in 16 overs (Mahendran five for 14) lost to UFCC 85 for four in 16 overs (Dillip 32, Prabhu 38).
PSCA 84 in 17.3 overs (Srinivasan three for 33) lost to AFCC 85 for four in 14.2 overs.
Kedar ‘A ‘ cruises
Kedar ‘A’ recorded a comfortable nine wicket victory over CCCA in the CCCA under-14 cricket tournament here.
The scores: CCCA 66 in 18.2 overs (Karthikeyan 30, Mayan three for 38) lost to Kedar A 67 for one in 18.2 overs; CCCA 91 in 19.3 overs (Karthikeyan 42, A.B.Srivatsan three for 38, S. Arjun three for 23) lost to Kedar B 92 for three in 19.2 overs (Vairavan 25. Jayakrishnan 32).
Easy for Swastik CP
Swastik CP ‘A’ defeated Young Stars CC by six wickets in the Swastik-Gojan 30-over league here.
The scores: Young Stars CC 136 for six in 30 overs (Keshav 64 n.o, Prapanch Maharajan three for 23) lost to Swastik CP ‘A’ 139 for four in 24.1 overs (R. M. Seshan Muthu 26, B. Venkatesh 50, Mohammed Fiyaz 26).
South Madras Cricket Academy will conduct a league tournament for corporate clubs. For details, contact 9884302787.
Niranjan performs hat-trick
Niranjan’s hat-trick and Nishanth’s brace helped Income Tax blank Johnson Memorial 7-0 in the Chennai Hockey Association first division league, here on Thursday.
The results: Diwakar Memorial 4 (Ghandhi, Niranjan, Sasi, Sudharson) bt Iqbal HC 2 (Afrit); Income Tax 7 (Niranjan 3, Nishanth 2, Selvakumar, Deepaganesh) bt Johnson Memorial 0.
Tamil Nadu State Chess Association will organise the 26th National under-13 (open and girls) chess championship from October 12 to 21 in Chennai. For details, contact 044-25384477 / 25366464.
Uday, Suresh share title
Abiram Uday and Abinav Suresh, with 34 points, won the RVM Surya Rao Memorial Cup doubles golf tournament held recently. Dr. K. Srinivasan and Dr. V. Purushothaman finished second with 32 points.
IOB beats IB
IOB registered a 25-20, 25-23, 25-17 victory over Indian Bank (IB) in the men’s division of the Vollys Club State-level volleyball tournament here on Thursday.
The results: Men: IOB bt Indian Bank 25-20, 25-23, 25-17; Indian Bank bt Southern Railway 26-24, 19-25, 25-17, 25-22; ICF bt Chennai Customs 25-19, 25-23, 25-21.
Women: Southern Railway bt Vels University 25-12, 25-15.
B. Sivanthi Adityan and R. Ravi Krishnan were elected President and Secretary respectively of the Tamil Nadu Shooting Association (TNSA) at the AGM recently.
Other office-bearers: Senior Vice-President: D.V. Seetharama Rao; Vice-Presidents: Sv. K.M. Ramalingam, Raja R. Rajagopal Thondaman, Sanjay Jayavarthanavelu, Antony K. George; Joint Secretary: M. Pathmanabhan; Treasurer: N. Narayana Gupta; Executive Committee: L. Jayachandran, T.K. Varalakshmi, M. Suresh Kumar, N. Bakthavachalam, S. Venshankarf, B. Annamalai.