Reegan (3) and Ashok (2) made merry as Sathyabama University (Chennai) defeated Shri Nehru Maha Vidyalaya (Coimbatore) 5-0 in a lop-sided clash of the Sree Narayana Guru Rolling Trophy South India inter-collegiate football tournament at the SNGC grounds here on Thursday. Earlier, Kalaivani College of Technology scored a solitary goal win over JCT College of Technology.
The results: Kalaivani CT (Cbe) 1 (Dandus 56) bt JCT CT (Cbe) 0; Sathyabama University (Chn) 5 (Reegan 20, 38, 52, Ashok 25, 35) bt SNMV (Cbe) 0 .
The Layal Chess Academy, affiliated to the Coimbatore District Chess Association, will conduct the third junior (under-13) and open chess tournament at the Pattiagounder Chellammal kalyana mandapam in Ganapathy on February 12 and 13.
Spot entries will be accepted between 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. The first round begins at 10 a.m. Late entries, after 9 a.m., will be allowed to play from the second round. Contact A. Balasubramanian at 97898 86684 or 89033 10122 for details.
Saravanan nets winner
Saravanan 30th minute strike enabled last year's runner Venu Football Club score a 1-0 win over Peelamedu Football Club in the CDFA first division league at the Nehru Stadium on Thursday.
The results: Venu FC 1 (Saravanan 30) bt Peelamedu FC 0 .
Yankees has it easy
At Udhagamandalam, Anil G. Bablani hit 74 in Yankees Cricket Club's 76-run win over Pandalur Taluk Sports Club in the TNCA-NDCA first division league for the K-Lite Rolling Trophy at the HPF Staff grounds recently.
The scores: Yankees CC 257 (Anil G. Bablani 74, P. Prasanna 31, M. Essaik three for 46) bt Pandalur Taluk SC 181 (Mohammed Kunhu 50, R. Praveen 37, R. Raju four for 27) .