Faraz, Rohit take centre-stage

Century by R. Rohit Bharadwaj (127) went in vain for Oxford Blues as it suffered a 91-run defeat at the hands of Pasha Beedies for which M. A. Faraz (seven for 70) was the main wicket-taker in the A-Division two-day league cricket championship here on Wednesday.

The scores:

A-Division two-day league: Raju CC 145 bt Ours 78 (B. Dinesh Goud four for 31).

Syndicate Bank 226 lost to Budding Stars 227 for nine (Nikhil Yadav 45, Nivrith 60, G. Srinivas three for 76, Jayanand Patel five for 32).

Pasha Beedies 425 (F. K. Mujtaba 62) bt Oxford Blues 334 (R. Rohit Bharadwaj 127, T. Deepankar 36, Amit Singh 31, M. A. Faraz seven for 70).

Gujarathi XI 110 (Praveeth four for 23, Chand Pasha five for 57) lost to SA Amberpet 112 for two (B. Yaseen 76).

Bro John of God Trophy: Gowtham Model School 210 for five (A. Varun Goud 100 not out, Sagar Chaurasia 30) bt Boston Mission HS 101 (K. Jaidev Goud six for 28).

Inter-district under-16 tournament:

Final: Medak 99 (Sravan Kumar three for 16, Gireesh Goud three for 26, Aniketh Reddy three for 26) lost to Nizamabad 100 for three (M. Sathiyaki 44 not out).

AOC Centre in final

AOC Centre scored a 76-52 win over Artillery Centre to enter the men’s final of the Hyderabad district annual basketball league championship here.

The winner led 44-14 at the break.

In the women’s semi-final, YMCA Secunderabad notched up a 55-50 win over Nizam Basketball Academy.

The scores:

Semifinals: Women: YMCA Sec’bad 55 (Manasa 15, Madhu 12, Purnima 10)  bt Nizam Basketball Academy  50  (Bhavya 27).

Men: AOC  76 (Irfan 32, Satyanarayana 12) bt Artillery Centre  52 (Lakhbir 15, Velu 13).

OU fencing camp

Osmania University fencing coaching camp for men and women will be held at Shree Hanuman Vyaamshala High School here from November 28 at 6.00 p.m.

Athletics meet

Hyderabad District Athletics Association will conduct district sub–junior athletics meet at GMC Balayogi Stadium on December 4 from 8.00 a.m. for boys and girls in different age groups.

Spot entries are accepted and the meet is open to all Clubs, schools of twin cities.

The participants should report to Dr. Rajesh Kumar or Mr. B. C. Bhaskar Reddy at the venue. For details call Ph: 99894 33671.

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