Rainbow Jeeva CC scored 65-run win over Sri Ramakrishna Mills SC in TNCA-CDCA first division league for Pricol Trophy on Thursday.
The scores: I div. (Pricol Trophy): Rainbow Jeeva CC 200 in 45 overs (S. Sridharan 34, M. Sathyan 37, Sunil Sam three for 51, S. Dinesh three for 29) bt Sri Ramakrishna Mills SC 135 in 36.2 overs (S.P. Saravanakumar 46, S. Anandakumar four for 33, P. Suresh Kuymar three for 32); Jolly Rovers CC 197 for five in 50 overs (J. Koushik 72, T. Rajaram 45 not out) bt Sri Ramakrishna Cricket Trust 163 in 43.2 overs (K. Ashok Kumar 48, M. Abhinav 38, T. Veeramani three for 35). III div. (Servall Trophy): R.S. Puram CC 177 in 43.5 overs (T.K. Gowthamaraj 40, Huzefa 31, Karunamurthi three for 16) lost to Best VP XI 181 for seven in 44.4 overs (Dineshkumar 36, K. Vijayakumar 60 not out, Janardhan Balaji three for 35, M. Arul three for 36).
Vijay scalps five
Vijay picked up five wickets for 14 in ASKR CC's 57-run win over Young Waves CC in the TNCA-Thoothukudi DCA second division league.
The scores: II div.: ASKR CC 168 in 36.4 overs (Sivalingaprabu 53, Saravanakumar three for 4) bt Young Waves CC 111 in 29.5 overs (Ganesh Kumar 33 n.o., Vijay five for 14, Veeramani three for 30); TRC ‘A' 130 in 34.2 overs (Babu 47, Sundar 37, Gurusami three for 18) lost to VOC XI 131 for eight in 21.3 overs (Venugopal 31n.o., Pratheep 25, John three for 35).
III div.: Seconds ‘B' CC 188 in 37.5 (Rajasekar 57, Ananth 27, Babu 30, Sheik three for 25) bt United Sports Club ( Kayalpattinam) 150 in 32.5 overs ( Habib Rahuman 57, Rajasekar three for 28, Babu three for 29).
Sri Krishna CAS wins
At Coimbatore, hot favourite Sri Krishna College of Arts and Science struggled before defeating host PSG College of Arts and Science 21-25, 25-15, 21-25, 25-14, 15-8 in its final league clash for the PSG Trophy in the 37th State-level inter-collegiate volleyball tournament at PSG CAS courts on Thursday.
The results (league): Loyola (Chennai) bt Jamal Mohammed College (Tiruchi) 25-23, 19-25, 25-23, 21-25, 15-12; Sri Krishna CAS (Coimbatore) bt PSG CAS 21-25, 25-15, 21-25, 25-14, 15-8. Final standings: 1. Sri Krishna CAS; 2. PSG CAS; 3. Loyola; 4. Jamal Mohammed.
At Virudhunagar, the Renganayagi Varatharaj CE-conducted State FIDE-rated 19th team and 13th Blitz chess championship will be organised by the Virudhunagar Dist. Association at Renganayagi Varatharaj CE, Salvarpatti (Sattur), Sivakasi Taluk, from Feb. 9 to 13.
The last date for entries is Feb 5 and any four or five players can join as a team and send entries through the respective district association. The entry fee is Rs. 1,000 per team. Meanwhile, an all-India arbiters' clinic will also be held at the same venue on Feb. 11 and 12. For details, call Prof. R. Anantharam (mob: 94431 55852).