K. Shyama Subrahmanya Nikhil’s four-wicket haul went in vain as Hari Shree Vidyalayam lost Pon Vidyashram (Injambakkam) by 18 runs in the Friends under-14 inter-school cricket tournament recently.
The scores: Under-12: Pon Vidyashram (Injambakkam) 119 for four in 20 overs (Sundar 30, Priyesh three for 25) bt Velammal Vidyalaya 93 for seven in 17.5 overs (Priyesh 35 n.o., Karan three for 16).
Pon Vidyashram (Injambakkam) 98 for seven in 20 overs (Abhishek Sekhar 30, S. Bhuvan 32, Shriraam Venkatasubramani three for eight) bt Hari Shree Vidyalayam 65 in 16 overs (Rishi Ganesh three for 15, Shreyas three for 18, Karan three for 12).
Hari Shree Vidyalayam 153 for two in 20 overs (K. Shyama Subrahmanya Nikhil 39, Shriram Venkatasubramani 43 n.o.) bt Velammal Vidyalaya 119 for five in 20 overs (Driyesh 40, Easain Shhwar 30).
Under-14: Pon Vidyashram (Injambakkam) 144 for seven in 20 overs (K. Gnani 30, M. Ajay 32, K. Shyama Subrahmanya Nikhil four for 28, Velkarthik Anand three for 30) bt Hari Shree Vidyalayam 126 for eight in 20 overs (M.S. Krsna 30, Shriraam Venkatasubramani 32, B. Rahul 31, Tarun three for 16).
Jayesh stars for Scope
Jayesh’s unbeaten 75 helped Scope International defeat Wipro G.E. by 77 runs in the Hero Corporate Premier League cricket tournament recently.
The scores: Vodafone 110 for eight in 20 overs (Elvis 44 n.o., Abilash three for 27) bt Zoho Corp. 55 in 15 overs (Irshad three for 14 (including a hat-trick), Prabhanathan four for 17).
Airtel (NSG) 163 for seven in 20 overs (Akhilan 44, Prakash 27, Santhana Sekar 33 n.o.) bt NESCO 120 in 20 overs (Vinodh Kumar 54, Christopher 26, Prakash four for 18).
Verizon 187 for eight in 20 overs (Karthikeyan 61, Ashwin 71, Mukesh three for 38) bt Spark Capital 172 for seven in 20 overs (Harith Ahamed 49, Prabhakar 35, Rajashekar three for 37).
Accenture 108 for eight in 20 overs (Kalai Arasan 40, Murali three for seven) lost to R.R. Donnelley 111 for five in 19 overs (Deepan 35).
SKP Travels 95 for seven in 20 overs (D. Saran 25, Senthil three for 13 (including a hat-trick)) bt Seasky Group 79 in 19 overs.
Scope International 169 for three in 20 overs (Jayesh 75 n.o., Sathish 56) bt Wipro G.E. 92 for six in 20 overs (three for two).
C.H. Robinson 170 for seven in 20 overs (Mohamed Asif 45, Diwakar 52, Razack four for 24) bt Decimus Financial Services 135 in 20 overs (Gnana Prakash 34, E. Prabhu three for 15).
It’s FSE vs Platinum
FSE and Platinum CC will contest the final of the SSCA Champions League Twenty20 cricket tournament here.
The scores: Semifinals: Pachaiyappa’s College 152 for eight in 20 overs (Vishal 49, Nepolion 29) lost to FSE 153 for seven in 19.1 overs. (Amose 41, Ebenezer 37); Platinum CC 192 for five in 20 overs (E. Prabhaker 32, S. Chandru 58, Sabari 42) bt Sree Ram Builders 152 in 19.2 overs (Raj Kumar 65, Murali 39, E. Prabhaker four for 34, S. Chandru three for 29).
Quarterfinals: A.S. Shipping 139 for six in 20 overs (C. Babu 88 n.o., Ebenezer three for 20) lost to FSE 140 for four in 17.2 overs (Ebenezer 53, Jagadish 41); RSJ CC 154 for eight in 20 overs (Jagadeesh 32, Lakshmi Narayanan 26) lost to Platinum CC 157 for five in 19.2 overs (S. Kumar 38, E. Prabhaker 29, Bala 56, Gunaseelan three for 23); CC XI 82 in 19.3 overs (Raghu Rampathy 27, Alex three for 22, T. Sirajudeen three for 17) lost to Pachaiyappa’s College 88 for three in 13.3 overs; Palani Marbles 188 for four in 20 overs (Vasu 75, Ganesh 47) lost to Sree Ram Builders 192 for four in 19.3 overs (Vasanth 43, Karthik 70, Murali 45).
Good show by
Varsha & Aishwarya
Varsha Gautham and Aishwarya Nedunchezhiyan won the girls’ bronze medal at the prestigious 29er Eurocup #2 held in France by Yacht Club de Cavalaire recently.
Eurocup regattas are premier European events leading up to the Youth World championships to be held in Denmark in late July, according to a press release from the Tamil Nadu Sailing Association.
Varsha and Aishwarya along with K.C. Ganapathy and Varun Thakkar had come in for praise only recently when the four 29er sailors from TNSA had won a gold and a silver in the ‘Sail the Gulf’ international regatta held in Doha. At the French meet, all four qualified to the gold fleet at the end of six races with the boys finishing 12th and the girls 38th overall.
In the subsequent 3-medal races, Ganapathy and Varun finished 14th while Varsha and Aishwarya won the bronze after finishing 40th overall.
Subbarao-Ravindran duo wins
The pair of V. Subbarao and T.M. Ravindran, playing East-West, was declared the winner with a score of 64.16 IMPs in the TNSC weekly bridge tournament. N. Niranjan and S. Vijayaraghavan came first from North-South with 61.74 IMPs.
Other results: North-South: 2. R.S. Narayanan & C. Anandan; 3. Maj. Lakshman & W.S. Subramanian; East-West: 2. T.M. Suri & J.P. James; 3. S.V. Sundaram & R. Viswanathan.
Kedar Cricket Academy’s summer camp starts from April 14 to June 2, from age group six years and upwards at RKM Matriculation Schools, RKM Kedar ground, Bazullah Road, T’Nagar. There will be two sessions — 6 to 8.15 a.m. and 3.30 to 6 p.m. — on all days under the supervision of chief coach S. Kedarnath. Contact: Ph: 98840 66767, 9884052351 or 9884485047.
St. Patrick’s CA will conduct a camp from April 7 to May 18 for those aged between six and 17 years. Applications will be issued at St. Patrick’s School office between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Call 24420209 or 94440 04638 for details.
Quaid-e-Milleth College will conduct a summer cricket camp (seven and 17 years) from April 14 to May 26 at its premises. For details call Mazhar Khan at 94443 56520.