HYDERABAD: Fine bowling by medium-pacer P. Praveeth Kumar (eight for 30) helped Hyderabad Titans to record a 64-run win over Venus Cybertech in the A-Division (one-day) league cricket championship match here.
U-16 schools tournament (knock-out): Mahabub College HS 52 (Shresht three for 19, Adarsh three for two) lost to St. Andrews 56 for no loss; St. Mark’s Boys Town 77 (Akash Rathod three for 10, Balaji three for 16) lost to HPS Begumpet 78 for three; All Saint’s 82 (Roshan three for nine) lost to St. Patrick’s 83 for four (Chandu 35 not out).
U-19 practice matches: Team Yellow 246 for four (Ashwin Vijay 103, Suryaveer Singh 73) bt Team Purple 202 (Vivek Krishna 62, Ravi Teja 43); Combined Districts 204 (Nishant Yadav 57 not out) lost to Team Green 205 for six (Dhanji Rao Shinde 64); Team Red 241 for five (Parth Jhala 93, Revanth Sai 44 not out) beat Team Blue 236 for four (Pradeep 49, Akash 68).
A-Division league (two-day): Balaji Colts 151 (R. Surender Singh five for 31) lost to Telangana 153 for five (P. Naveen 50, Avinash Goud 50).
A-Division (one-day) league: Hyderabad Titans 132 (A. Dixit 46, Naveen four for 34) bt Venus Cybertech 68 (P. Praveeth Kumar eight for 30); Vijay Bharathi 222 (Behera Gourang 54, T. Chandasekhar 44, B. Srinivas Naik four for 46, S. T. Ramu four for 54) tied with Falaknuma 222 (S. T. Ramu 51).
Sacred Heart 168 (Gerard George 52, Dhanraj four for 30) bt Deccan Blues 158 (R. Raj 65, Jerome five for 20, Gerard George four for 35); St. Marys 141 (S. Sandeep Reddy 58, Maraiah six for 41) bt HMT Bearings 109 (Kamesh 40, Nagarjuna four for 30); Sultan Shahi 211 (Vaman 50, Sunil Singh 46, Prasad five for 40) lost to Gouds XI 212 for seven (Vinay 119, Bablu four for 21); Young Masters 110 (Shafi four for 28) bt Central Bank 100.
Schools league: Boys Town 122 (Kaleem four for 11) lost to HPS Begumpet 123 for eight (Mir Javeed four for 24, Sheik Wahid four for 23); Mayura 133 (K. Akhil four for 49) bt Consult 127 (Lohit 60).
Navajeevan Friends 90 lost to AB Colony 91 for three; M.L. Jaisimha XI 105 (M. Naresh five for 34) lost to HPS Ramanthpur 106 for four (V. Naresh 43).
B-Division one-day league: Super Stars 178 (Vamshi 101) lost to APAU 179 for nine (N. Srinivas 50, Ranjan 60).
SRR & CVR wins
At Vijayawada, SRR & CVR College and Koneru Lakshmaiah College of Engineering (KLCE) won the men’s and women’s titles of the Acharya Nagarjuna University inter-collegiate chess tournament that concluded on Wednesday.
SRR & CVR College garnered 18.5 points, while KLCE got 13 points to top the table.
Machilipatnam’s Hindu College and KLCE finished in the men’s segment and Maris Stella College and Siddhartha Mahila Kalasala in the women’s segment finished second and third respectively.