AGORC defeated State Bank of Hyderabad 1-0 to enter the final of the Shastri Soccer Club golden jubilee invitation football tournament for seniors at Trimulgherry Village Ground here on Thursday. Ifteqar netted the match-winner in the 28th minute.
In the under-14 category, Trimulgherry scored a 5-2 win over Golnaka Football Club via a tie-breaker.
Seniors: AGORC 1 (Ifteqar) bt SBH 0; U-14: Trimulgherry 5 (Shiva Reddy, Gavin, Rohit, Sandeep, Nitesh) bt Golnaka FC 2 (Yagnik, Jayudu).
HGA juniors programme
Hyderabad Golf Association will conduct a junior programme in three levels (beginners, intermediate and advance) at Quli Qutub Shahi Tombs (Toli Chowki) near here.
This programme runs right through the year and the best of juniors from the just-concluded summer camp, attended by more than 50 school children, can join for further training by IGU-certified coaches.
Latest coaching on simulator and swing analysis facilities are also provided.
For the record, HGA has 80 juniors who play competitive golf regularly.
AP rowing team
The Sculling & Rowing Association of Andhra Pradesh has named the State squad that will take part in the 16th sub-junior & Challenger National rowing championship to be held in Benguluru from May 26.
Men: Surender Kumar, Beeri Singh, Abhishek Kumar; Boys: D. Navneet, D. Srihari, L. Trinath, S. Ashok Babu, V. Srikanth, B. Balakrishna, P. Gautam, N. Revanth, U. Vijay.
Girls: D.S. Niralasa, Sruthi Singh Deo, R. Sarika, G. Saisudha, D. Laxmi Prasanna, D. Sita Mahalaxmi, B. Madhavi.
Coaches: V.V. Rao & P.V.V.S.K. Murthy; Manager: D. Chatura Rao.
Kattamalli CC triumphs
Kattamalli Cricket Club defeated MBP ‘A’ by one wicket in the final of the Krishna District Cricket Association ‘B’ division league, for the Devineni Venkataramana and Praneetha memorial trophy, at SMC grounds in Vijayawada on Thursday.
MBP ‘A’ 158 in 29.3 overs (Kranthi 38, Das three for 25) lost to Kattamalli XI 161 for nine in 29.5 overs (Suresh 31, Razak 26).
The trials to select the Anantapur senior men’s cricket team will be held at RDT Stadium at Anantapur on May 26 at 9 a.m.
The selected team will take part in the Andhra Cricket Association South Zone inter-district tournament for the Venkatagiri Cup from June 3 to 21, according to Anantapur District Cricket Association secretary B.R. Prasanna.