Central Excise, ICF
in drawn match
ICF drew with Central Excise 2-2 in a senior division match of the Chennai Hockey Association (CHA) league at the Mayor Radhakrishnan Stadium here on Wednesday.
Iyappan and Dhamu scored for ICF while Balaji and Laxman Karan converted for Central Excise.
Tuesday’s result: TNSP 5 (Kanduguru, Divakaran, Gokul 2, Kannan) bt AGORC 1 (Anbu); Dominic Memorial 2 (Gopinath, Vinoth) drew with CPT 2 (Michael, Surander).
Half century by Siddarth Prakash
Siddarth Prakash’s half century (53) helped Chinmaya Vidyalaya defeat VBCA by 18 runs in the final of the Friends Trophy under-12 cricket tournament held in Chennai recently.
The scores: Final : Chinmaya Vidyalaya 129 for five in 25 overs (Siddarth Prakash 53, Vyshag A.Mohan 40) bt VBCA 111 for eight in 25 overs.
IACA posts win
Imtiaz Ahmed CA (Bangalore) defeated Keda’s ‘A’ by 43 runs in the Kedar’s-Imtiaz Pepsi Trophy under-10 cricket tournament here.
The scores :IACA (Bangalore) 192 for one in 30 overs (Shashank 81, Pavan 39 n.o., Keshav 53 n.o.) bt Kedar’s ‘A’ 149 in 27 overs (Keshavan 27, Ritesh 36, Keshav four for 29).
IACA (Bangalore) 164 for four in 30 overs (Manoj 26, Mukund 30, Talin 25, Abishek 61 n.o., Sai Sathya 25 n.o., Karan Sampath three for 30) lost to Kedar’s ‘B’ 165 for nine in 29 overs (Ajay Kannan 72, Vishnu 28, Talin five for 16, Abishek three for 30).
Sumeet and Mahalakshmi excel
Sumeet H. Sanghavi and W. Mahalakshmi were the pick in the men’s and women’s sections respectively in the Chennai Rifle Club’s rifle and pistol events held over the weekend in Chennai.
The results: Men : air pistol : 1. N. Tamilselvan, 2. Sumeet H. Sanghavi; 3. R.P. Ilango; Standard pistol : 1. Sumeet H. Sanghavi; 2. R.P. Ilango; 3. Bharath Steven;
Centre fire pistol : 1. Sumeet H. Sanghavi; 2. Parthiban Manoharan; 3. R. Suriaswin.
Free pistol : 1. N. Tamilselvan; 2. I. Abhinauv Vijay; 50m rifle prone (ISSF) : 1. P. Annamalai; 2. R. Sakthi Sivaraj; 3. S. Siddarth.
Junior : air pistol : 1. I. Abhinauv Vijay; 2. R. Suriaswin; 3. M. Nanda Kishore.; standard pistol : 1. Pranav Nair; 2. Bharath Steven; 3. R. Suriaswin; centrefire pistol : 1. R. Suriaswin; sports pistol : 1. I. Abinauv Vijay; 2. R. Suriaswin; 50m rifle prone (ISSF) : 1. P. Annamalai; 2. S. Siddarth.
Women : air pistol : 1. W. Mahalakshmi ; 2. Meera Jagdish; 3. C.V. Vinitha; sports pistol : 1. W. Mahalakshmi; 2. E. Rajeswari; 3. C.V. Vinitha.
The Directorate of SRM University will organise the South Zone inter-university chess (men and women) tournament at its main campus, Kattankulathur in Chennai from Oct. 12 to 16.
Sixty three universities will be participating in the tournament.
Star Sports Club will organise a State-level inter-club badminton tournament from Oct. 12 to 14 at Fireball Sports Complex, Mogappair.
Competitions will be held in team event (men’s doubles, open, 30+ and 40+ age groups).
Entries close on Oct. 10. Call 9444185110 for details.
Sridhar & Kailasam duo wins
The pair of A. Sridhar and S. Kailasam, playing East-West, won the TNSC weekly bridge tournament with a score of 61.09 IMPs. Krishnamoorthy and Bhashyam came first with a score of 60.65 IMPs from the North-South direction.
North-South: 2. V. Krishnan & P.S. Santhanam; 3. J.P. James & S. Ganapathy; East-West: 2. M. Sridhar & K.S. Swaminathan; 3. Ganesan & C.R. Kumar.