Coimbatore: Arumugam Cricket Club edged out Coimbatore Raiders Cricket Academy by virtue of losing lesser number of wickets in a tied contest of the CDCA-Sri Ramkrishna Mills Twenty20 tournament on Tuesday.
The scores (pre-quarterfinals): Coimbatore Raiders CA 157 for nine in 20 overs (Dinesh Pandi 43, Chandra Prakash 33, M.N. Hari Kumar three for 28) tied with Arumugam CC 157 for eight in 20 overs (R. Shanmugasundaram 44, Y. Sunil 30) (Arumugam wins by lesser number of wickets).
Miracle CC 188 for seven in 20 overs (Principal Singh 38, Jeevanandam three for 28 bt Rainbow Jeeva CC 114 in 19.1 overs (Murali 45, Rajasekar three for 16).
South India Manchester CC 163 for four in 20 overs (Boopalan 42) bt ABT CC 110 for nine in 20 overs (Jagadeesh 33, Arumugam four for 13).
Coimbatore Friends CC 185 for five in 20 overs (Praveen Edward 52, Niketh Lulla 47, Vivekanandan three for 37) lost to SNR Sons College 186 for five in 18.3 overs (Kalimuthu 68 not out, Karthick 30, Senthil 33 not out).
At Coimbatore, trials to select the district senior team for the S.S. Rajan Trophy inter-district tournament will be held at the Sri Ramakrishna Cricket Trust nets at the SNR Sons College grounds on February 21 at 3.30 p.m.
At Udhagamandalam, CFA Sports Club, with 19 points, topped the table and emerged champion of the NDFA-Udhagai TV second division football league at the HADP Stadium on Monday.
Final standings (Top five only): 1. CFA SC 19 pts, 2. United FC 18, 3. Independence SC 17, 4. Golden Arrows SC 14, 5. Nilgiris Challengers 14.