VIJAYAWADA: Mohammad XI defeated Mother Teresa XI by seven wickets in the Guntur District Cricket Association T20 tournament for the Annamraju Rukmabhai and Annamraju Lakshmi Narasimha Memorial Trophy at Guntur on Wednesday.
The tournament resumes on Saturday after two days of rest.
The scores: Mother Teresa XI 71 in 14 overs (P. Veeranjaneyulu five for six) lost to Mohammad XI 75 for three in 10 overs.
Habib XI 114 for nine in 20 overs lost to Guntur Cricket Club 115 for five in 16 overs (Sai 33, Manoj four for 31).
New Cricket Club 116 for nine in 18 overs (Sanjeevi 48, Joseph four for 25) bt Umesh Chandra XI 87 in 18 overs.
Shahabuddin to lead
Anantapur’s K.S. Shahabuddin will lead the Andhra T20 team in the Deccan Chargers T-20 tournament scheduled to be held at Hyderabad from January 21 to 25, according to ACA president Gokaraju Ganga Raju here on Wednesday.
Other members: Hemal Watekar (vice-captain), V. Manoj Sai, Y. Gnaneswara Rao, K.S. Fayaz Ahmed, V. Lenin, D. Siva Kumar, D. Kalyan Krishna, G.V. Sarat Babu, G. Shankar Rao, T.K. Ganesh Kumar, T. Atchuta Rao, V. Abraham, S. Gayaz. Coach: J. Krishna Rao. Manager: B. Bapuji.
The following players will represent the Andhra Cricket Association’s u-25 team in the South Zone inter-State tournament to be held at Anantapur from January 21 to 27.
The team: A.G. Pradeep (captain), M.S. Deepak Kumar, D. Swaroop Kumar, M. Krishna Murthy, A. Rakesh, V. Sandeep, M. Chidambareswara Rao, K. Bharat Reddy, A.G. Praveen, R.V. Nagarjun, M. Ajay Kumar, M. Dinesh Kumar, M. Sameer Ali Khan, K. Ravi Shankar, B. Sudhakar. Stand-bye: PAVN Raju, Y. Jagadish Kumar, G. Chinna Babu, M. Shashavalli. Coach: G.V. Siva Kumar Raju. Manager: Koka Ramesh.
Krishna’s S. Meghana will lead the ACA u-16 girls’ team in the South Zone under-16 tournament to be held at Mysore from January 21 to 27.
Other members: V. Sneha Deepthi, G. Chandra Lekha, A.M. Meghana, Ch. Jhani Lakshmi, K. Sagarika, K. Jyothi, P. Yamuna, R. Kalpana, J. Sunanda, Zahera Naqvi, N. Anusha, G. Sneha, G. Madhavi, P. Kalpana. Stand-bye: K. Neelima, K. Maha Lakshmi, K. Shanti Priya, M. Harika Yadav. Coach: K. Chandrasekhara Rao.