C. Hari Nishanth (four for 13 & 33 not out) played his part as Sri Ramakrishna MHSS coasted to a comfortable seven-wicket win over Sri Jayendra Saraswathy MHSS in a crucial semifinal clash of the CDCA non-age group inter-school cricket tournament for the Giridhari Prasad Trophy at the PSG Medical College grounds here on Friday.
The scores (semifinals): Sri Jayendra Saraswathy MHSS 93 for nine in 25 overs (Godwin Rubesh 48 not out, C. Hari Nishanth four for 13) lost to Sri Ramakrishna MHSS 95 for three in 17.3 overs (C. Hari Nishanth 33 not out, R. Nandagopal 30 not out).
Kongu EC in final
Kongu Engineering College (Perundurai) won both its league matches and entered the final of the seventh Tech hockey league for the Major Dhyan Chand Memorial Trophy at the PSG College of Technology on Friday.
The results (league):
Kongu EC (Perundurai) 4 (S. Ashwin 11 & 14, B. Ethiraj 16 & 19) bt PSG Tech ‘B’ 1 (M. Mayur 48); Kongu EC 2 (R. Rajkumar 41, S. Ashwin 56) bt GCT 1.
G.R. Prasad Trophy
The CDCA fourth inter-collegiate cricket tournament for the G.R. Prasad Trophy will be held at the SNR Sons, PSG Medical College ‘A’ & ‘C’ and CIT grounds from January 28 to February 6.
Forty four colleges have confirmed participation. — Special Correspondent