Special Correspondent

Rich competition was the feature of Friends trophy inter-school cricket tournament for U-12 boys. In the end, Sri Sankara SSS emerged the winner, beating Hari Vidyalayam in the final.

The highlight of Sankara school’s victory was the useful contributions from R. Nivethan, Abijith, Ram Narayan and Nikethan. Eventhough Shriraam Venkatasubramani displayed good fighting spirit. His unbeaten 41 failed to inspire Hari Shree Vidyalayam.

At the final day’s prize distribution function, following special awards were given away: best batsman: Abhijeeth (Sankara); best bowler: Shriraam Venkatasubramani (Hari Shree); best all rounder: Nikhil (Hari Shree); promising cricketer: Pranav (Hari Shree) and Sundar (Sankara).

Nikhil was honoured as best all rounder; Pranav and Sundar as promising cricketers