H. Raamachandiran’s unbeaten century helped Air India Sports Club register an eight-run victory over Vigneswara CC in a TNCA league fifth division ‘D’ zone match recently.
The scores: V div. ‘D’: Gopalapuram 207 for nine in 50 overs (C. Sathiya Kumar 34, K.S. Rajasegar 41 n.o., S. Rajesh four for 66) bt Companions 195 for eight in 50 overs (J. Nijin 32, T. Sujari Khan 73, P. Purusothaman 33, G. Booshan three for 51).
Ranji CC 68 in 26.2 overs (K. Surendar five for 33, B. Haresh four for eight) lost to Hunter’s XI 72 for three in 32.2 overs.
Air India 178 for six in 33 overs (H. Raamachandiran 101 n.o.) bt Vigneswara CC 170 for eight in 33 overs (R. Arjun 33, K.S. Abilash four for 39).
Varsity Occasionals 160 in 48.4 overs (P.R. Sylvester Jayan 36, S. Vivekananthan four for 53, N.R. Venkat Raman three for 36) bt Chennai P&T Audit 129 in 39.5 overs (S. Ajith Ram three for 44).
Riding on Adhithya Raghuraman’s 73-ball 93, PSBB ‘A’ (K.K. Nagar) scripted a 179-run victory over Union Christian in a quarterfinal league match of the TNCA under-14 city schools tournament, here on Wednesday.
The scores: Santhome ‘A’ 142 in 49.4 overs (D. Aditya Barooah 29, A.H. Mohamed Suhail 54, R. Adithya Rishi three for 25) bt St. Bede’s ‘A’ 97 for eight in 50 overs (V. Dinesh Kumar 39).
Don Bosco ‘A’ (Egmore) 179 in 49.1 overs (B. Ashwin 58, Hitesh Sharma 33, M. Leo Sachin 41, R. Keshav four for 21) bt P.S. Senior 69 in 31.2 overs (Y.A.K. Sharath Sreekanth four for nine).
PSBB ‘A’ (K.K. Nagar) 217 in 48 overs (Adhithya Raghuraman 93, V. Sriram 27 n.o.) bt Union Christian (Chetpet) 38 in 16.5 overs (Shushrruthsai Srinivasan four for 15).
Chinmaya Vidyalaya (Taylors Road) 71 in 39.5 overs (L.K. Swaraj 25, G. Vishwanathan three for nine L.P. Nikesh Raj three for 13) lost to St. Patrick’s 72 for two in 11.2 overs.
Vignesh hits century
Vignesh S. Iyer’s unbeaten 105 enabled PSBB (Millennium) script a 42-run win over St. John’s (Besant Nagar) in a match of the Friends CA u-12 cricket tournament being held here.
The scores: U-12: Sri Sankara Vidyalaya SSS 212 for four in 20 overs (Abhijith 94, Nivethan 87) bt Manthan Vidyasharm 60 in 20 overs.
PSBB (Millennium) 170 for no loss in 20 overs (Vignesh S. Iyer 105 n.o., V.G. Nithin 42) bt St. John’s ES & JC (Besant Nagar) 128 for nine in 20 overs (Deepak 30, Alfred 32, Ram three for 15).
Sriram-Vijay pair wins
The pair of N. Sriram and D. Vijay won the East-West Direction event, with a score of 63.78 IMPs, in the T. Nagar Social Club Weekly bridge tournament held at the Club premises held here on Tuesday.
Ramamurthy and P. Narayan Iyer clinched the first place in the North-South Direction event with 61.54 IMPs.
Other results: North-South: 2. S. Ganapathy-C.R. Kumar, 3. V. Ramkumar-S. Vijayaraghavan. East-West: 2. M. Sridhar-K.S. Swaminathan, 3. T.M. Suriyanarayan-S. Rajaram.
The State-level basketball tournament for conducted by Crown Basketball Club will be held from Dec. 28 to 30 at the Government HSS, Chengalpattu (Chennai). It will comprise inter-school, inter-college, girls’ and mini boys’ tournaments. Entries are to be sent on or before Dec. 20. For further details contact D. Anandakumar, Honorary Secretary, Crown Basketball Club. Ph: 9842328331.