TIRUCHI: Tiruchi defeated Tuticorin by 110 runs and booked a place in the quarterfinals of the TNCA u-22 inter-district cricket tournament on Wednesday.

The scores (pre-quarterfinals):

At Tiruchi: Tiruchi 180 & 172 in 37 overs (E.M. Jose Mithun 59, R. Maria Irudhaya James Raj five for 32) bt Tuticorin 79 & 163 in 36.3 overs (Rajesh 41).

At Tiruvarur: Tiruvarur 183 vs. Dindigul 349 for seven in 90 overs (Rajesh Kumar 93 not out, Abdul Rahim 76, Elamaran 56). (Dindigul won by virtue of its first innings lead).

At Pudukottai: Sivaganga 284 & 144 in 28 overs (Edward Kennedy four for 66) vs. Pudukottai 84 in 46.2 overs (Nahuleeswaran five for 16) & 139 for eight in 30 overs (S. Veerapandi 58 not out, Selvaganapathy four for 56). (Sivaganga won by virtue of its first innings lead).

At Nagapattinam: Vellore 160 & 150 for seven in 40 overs vs. Nagapattinam 139 in 58.4 overs (Rohit five for 50). (Vellore won by virtue of its first innings lead). — Sports Reporter

More In: SPORT | Today's Paper