Ribin’s four-wicket haul and K.V. Vishnu’s half century helped North Paravur’s Young Challengers by 14 runs in the K.T. Kerala Varma memorial Pooja knockout qualifying tournament at the Tripunithura Palace Oval on Friday.
In another match, Thrissur’s Challengers CC crushed host Tripunithura CC by 115 runs.
Young Challengers, North Paravur 145 in 29.1 overs (K.V. Vishnu 61, K.G. Rohith 33, P. Rahul four for 25) bt Oktopals CC, Thrissur 131 in 27.5 overs (C. Binish 47, S. Babu 39, Ribin four for 17).
Challengers CC, Thrissur 212 in 29.3 overs (M.P. Sarath 39, Arun Pushpan 69, Jomin Joseph four for 38, Vishnu Ananthan four for 49) bt Tripunithura CC 97 for nine in 30 overs (Jomin Joseph 38, P.D. Deepak three for 22).