S. Abhishek hit an unbeaten 90 while K.R. Akshay scored 65 as Bhavan’s Vidya Mandir, Eroor, crushed Thevara’s CMI Public School by 126 runs and entered the quarterfinals of the 13th Paragon Stimulus Swantons Cup all-Kerala schools cricket tournament at the Sacred Heart College ground, Thevara, on Friday.
The Thevara team’s Rohith Nair took five wickets in the match but it went in vain.
In another pre-quarterfinal, Thiruvaniyur’s Global PS defeated Tripunithura’s SNVP HSS by eight wickets.
The scores: Bhavan’s Vidya Mandir, Eroor 212 for two in 25 overs (S. Abhishek 90 n.o., K.R. Akshay 65, Rohith Nair five for 23) bt CMI PS, Thevara 86 in 25 overs. Man of the match: S. Abhishek.
SNVP HSS, Tripunithura 90 in 22.5 overs (Aditya Deepak three for 15) lost to Global PS, Thiruvaniyur 91 for two in 17.3 overs. Man of the match: Akash Deepak.