N. Soundararajan tallied 36 points to emerge the nett winner (0-14) in the Classic Polo Trophy golf tournament, played on a stableford format, at the Coimbatore Golf Club course in Coimbatore recently.
Meiyappan Ramaswamy, with 35 points, wrested the second spot. The tournament attracted 96 entries.
Nett: 0-14: 1. N. Soundararajan 36 pts, 2. Meiyappan Ramaswamy 35; 15-24: 1. V. Mohan Murali 35 (better second half), 2. V. Ayyachamy 35;
Gross: 0-24: 1. S. Sidhartha 31 pts, 2. J. Ganesh Kumar 27.
V. Narendran of G. Ramasamy Naidu MHSS finished top of the under-19 table and took home the CDCA Trophy in the district selection chess tournament for Coimbatore district players at the Pattia Gounder Chellammal Kalyana Mandapam recently.
The top two qualifiers in the under-11 boys’ and girls’ sections and the top four in the under-19 boys’ category will represent the district in their respective categories.
Boys: U-11 (G. Narayanaswamy Naidu Memorial Rolling Trophy): 1. R. Deepak Kumar (National Model) 5 pts., 2. S. Sanjay (SBOA) 4.5, 3. R. Mohith (Vidya Niketan) 4.5.
U-19 (CDCA Trophy): 1. V. Narendran (G. Ramasamy Naidu MHSS 5, 2. G. Mani Bharathi (Asram MS) 4, 3. B. Arun Kumar (GRG) 4, 4. R. Kishore Prabhu (Stanes AIHSS) 4.
Girls: U-11 (A.K. Srinivasalu Naidu Memorial Rolling Trophy): 1. M. Elakaeya (Suguna PIPS) 5, 2. J. Shalini (Indian Public School), 3. A.S. Shriya Chithrubi (Indian Public School) 4.5.
Deadly spell by Goutham
E. Goutham’s splendid five-wicket haul enabled Suryabala Cricketers to a convincing seven-wicket win over Sri Ramakrishna Sports Club in the TNCA-CDCA third division league at PSG Medical College grounds recently.
Sri Ramakrishna SC 82 in 31.3 overs (B. Prakash 30, E. Goutham five for 11) lost to Suryabala Cricketers 86 for three in 14 overs (R. Kathirvelu 33, N. Dinesh Kumar 46 n.o.).
CDCA selection trials
Trials to select the Coimbatore district senior team, for the State-level inter-district cricket tournament for the Ratan Trophy in Tuticorin, will be held at the Sri Ramakrishna Cricket Trust nets in SNR Sons College grounds in Coimbatore on June 20 at 3 p.m.
For details, contact S. Suresh Kumar, the CDCA honorary joint secretary, at 9442002622.
Facile win for
Anna XI Cricket Club defeated Little Masters CC by eight wickets in the TNCA-NDCA second division league at the Lawrence School grounds in Lovedale recently.
Little Masters CC 142 in 37 overs (N. Amitesh 37, U. Goutham three for 15) lost to Anna XI CC 143 for two in 23 overs (J. Murugan 47, J. Ratheesh 35 n.o.).