HYDERABAD: Leg-spinner Paramveer Singh’s six for 32, including a hat-trick, helped MVSR Engineering College record a 41-run win over Pragathi College in the Osmania University inter-collegiate cricket tournament here on Thursday.
The scores: Nizam College 226 for six (Venu Madhav 103) bt LN Gupta 119 (Md. Haroon Rasheed 63, Siddartha five for 30).
Matrusri PG College w/o Sreenidhi College.
Badruka Commerce College 256 for eight (Praveen 42, N. Karunakar 53, Satish 41, Harsha Patel 41, Dinesh three for seven) bt OUCCBM 68 (Vincent five for 15, Khaja three for 12).
St. Patrick’s College 206 (Dinesh 75, Lokesh 50, Chandu three for 21) bt Vivekananda College 168 (Aziz 32, Dinesh four for 21, Shiva three for 34).
MVSR Engg. College 181 (Shashank 35, Nani three for 35) bt Pragathi College 140 (Krishna 36, Paramveer Singh six for 32).
Pragati Maha Vidyalaya 120 (Srikannth 32, Siddiqui three for 28, Salamath three for 14) lost to Mumtaz College 121 for nine (Siddiqui 34, Azeem 32, Salamath 33).
GCPE 164 (Kumar 36, Sadath three for 26) bt NB Science College 67 (Rehmath 34, Kumar four for 20).
Ram blanks Chakradhar
Ram Mohan defeated Chakradhar 9-0 in the men’s pre-quarterfinals of the Radha Smelters-JHIC inter-club tennis tournament here.
Singles: Pre-quarterfinals: Narlekar (Asif) bt Subash Reddy (Asif) 9-5; Ram Mohan bt Chakradhar (YTA) 9-0; U. Srinath (Asif) bt Vijay Agarwal 9-1; Vikram Nagpal bt Ilyas 9-1; Srikanth bt Sunil Saraf 9-2.
Doubles: 55 & above: Rama Raju & Kutumba Rao bt Paulson & Sadasiva Reddy 9-3; Madan Mohan Singh & P.V. Rao bt Somayajulu & Rajgopal Rao 9-1; Nageswara Rao & Sai Ram Babu bt Hanumantha Rao & Purender Rao 9-8 (7-2); U.B. Verma & Venkata Krishna bt Madhusudhan & Mohan Raju 9-4; Madhusudhan Rao & Ramesh Babu bt Subhash & Dheeraj 9-2.
45 & above: K.R. Raman & Prasad Rao bt K. Mohan & Bandi Suresh 6-2, 6-1; P.V. Rao & T. Sridhar bt Arjun & Bhaskar 6-2, 6-1.
Railways beats A.P.
Indian Railways defeated Andhra Pradesh 22-25, 25-23, 25-22, 25-15 in the league match of the fourth Kasala Ramaswamy & Laxmidevi memorial invitation volleyball tournament at Audiahnagar grounds here on Thursday.
Kaptan Singh and Mohan shone for the winner, while Kasi and Ravinder Reddy played their hearts out for the loser.
In another match, Andhra Pradesh defeated Centre of Excellence 25-15, 25-16, 25-22.
Munsiff XI registered a 11-10 win, via sudden-death, against University XI to enter the final of the Susai memorial football tournament, organised by Shastri Soccer Club, at Trimulgherry Village Grounds here.
The teams were locked 2-2 at regulation time with Mouzam and Ali Khan scoring for Munsiff and Zaki and Nizam for University XI.
SAI judokas excel
The Sports Authority of India (STC, Saroornagar) judokas put up a good show, winning six gold medals and a silver, in the State-level judo championship (under-19) held at Warangal.
Gold: N. Kumaraswamy (45-kg); Sairam (50-kg), T. Ramesh (55-kg), V. Rakesh (65-kg), K.P. Dikshit (71-kg) and Nagaraju (open category); Silver: R. Prithvi Raju (60-kg).