Coaches XI defeated Andhra Pradesh Chamber of Commerce by five wickets while Railways XI derailed Vijayawada IT Solutions by 49 runs in the Krishna District Cricket Association inter-institutional twenty-20 cricket tournament for the Poweron Trophy at Siddhartha Medical College grounds here on Friday.

The scores: AP Chamber of Commerce 163 for seven in 20 overs (Penchili 47, Srinivas 28, Srinivas Reddy three for 36) lost to Coaches XI 164 for five in 17.1 overs (Bapiraju 51, Sagar 43).

Railways XI 174 for seven in 20 overs (Shankar 35, Sudha Kiran 25) bt Vijayawada IT Solutions 125 in 19.1 overs (Vasu 51, Ramakrishna 33 n.o, Sridhar three for 31).

Karthikeya selected

L. Karthikeya of Global Chess Academy won the district under-7 tournament and earned a slot in the State tournament to be held at Hyderabad from April 20 and 21.

Furniture Palace managing director Md. Yaseen gave a reward of Rs. 2,000, according to Sk. Khasim, director of the academy.

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