Medium pacer Jagadeesh’s five-for including a hat-trick was the highlight of Naval Dockyard’s 46-run win over Headquarters in the semifinal of Eastern Naval Command’s cricket tournament here on Thursday.
Dockyard will, in Friday’s final, meet Naval Armament Depot which beat Material Organisation by eight wickets in the other semifinal.
The scores: Semifinals: Naval Dockyard 141 for nine in 22 overs (Veerachari 46, Siva Krishna 28, G. Krishna three for 31) bt Headquarters 95 in 20 overs (D. Ramesh 26, Jagadeesh five for 15, including a hat-trick).
Material Organisation 93 in 20 overs lost to Naval Armament Depot 96 for two in 11 overs (D. Venkatesh 33 n.o.). Wednesday’s league matches: Naval Dockyard 150 for five in 20 overs (S. Penta Rao 46, Jagadeesh 34) bt Material Organisation 90 for eight in 20 overs (B. Srinivasu 39, Jagadeesh three for 10).
Headquarters 104 for nine in 20 overs (Behra 26, K. Trinadh three for 12) lost to Naval Armament Depot 107 for three in 15 overs (P. Prabhakar 50 n.o.).
Pradeep to lead
A.G. Pradeep will lead the Krishna district team in the ACA Central Zone inter-district T20 tournament.
The team: A.G. Pradeep (capt.) D. Swaroop Kumar (vice capt.), A.G. Praveen, N. Jyothi Sai Krishna, V. Lenin, K. Harish, M. Dinesh Kumar, Chidambareswara Rao, R.L.V. Prasad, T.K. Ganesh Kumar, U.R.C. Gowtham Varma, K. Krishna Babu, S. Anirudh, K. Bhima Rao T. Nagendra Babu. On stand-by: V. Laxman, Ch. Ramesh, K. Mallik, K. Venkata Mahesh K. Kishore, S. Baskar Swami.