City Cricketers, aided by Vrijesh's knock of 70, defeated Karavali Cricket Clinic (KCC) at NITK ground in a KSCA League here on Thursday. In another match, all-round performance by Gopal Shetty ensured a five-wicket victory for Mangalore Sports Club against Jugul Sports Club at Nehru Maidan.

In a rare feat, Sampath of host Dakshina Kannada Cricket Association scalped nine wickets on Wednesday to lead his team to a seven-wicket victory against Union Cricketers of Puttur.

The scores: City Cricketers 247 in 48.4 overs (Vrijesh 70, Daniel Sequeira 37, Rajesh Acharya three for 11, Narayan Kamath three for 34) bt KCC 219 for eight in 50 overs (Raghu 54, Surendra 55 n.o.).

Jugul SC 132 in 30 overs (Uttam 38, Astaf 25, Gopal Shetty three for 23) lost to Mangalore SC 135 for five in 31.5 overs (Gopal Shetty 54 n.o., Harsha Bhat 49).

Union Cricketers 37 in 12.4 overs (Sampath nine for 19) lost to DKCA (38 for three in 4.1 overs (Azzarudin three for 25). — Special Correspondent

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