Swami Shradhanand College (Delhi) stunned favourite Air India to enter the semifinals of the 23rd all-India Om Nath Sood memorial cricket tournament here.
SSC scored 214 for seven in 40 overs, helped by useful contributions from Mohit Sisodia (42), Shubham Dahiya (42) and Shamsher Yadav (41), after being asked to bat.
SSC’s left-arm spinner Roshan Saini (three for 36) then restricted Air India to 204 for eight.
The scores: Swami Shradhanand College 214 for seven in 40 overs (Mohit Sisodia 42, Shubham Dahiya 42, Shamsher Yadav 41, Abhimanyu Khod 39, Ashish Hudda four for 44) bt Air India 204 for eight in 40 overs (Hiten Dalal 57, Shafiq Khan 42, Roshan Saini three for 36).
Vikas Singh Hathwala’s dazzling all-round performance guided Telefunken Club to a 42-run win over Subhania Club to ensure the team a place in the quarterfinals of the inaugural Omprakash-Shakuntala Pahwa memorial cricket tournament at the Siri Fort Sports Complex ground here on Friday.
The scores : Telefunken Club 295 for nine in 50 overs (Vikas Singh Hathwala 100, Deepak Khattri 76, Jerry Stephen 37, Puneet Walia 25, Rahul Bhardwaj five for 49) bt Subhania Club 253 in 49.5 overs (Vaibhav Sharma 58, Rahul Bharadwaj 55, Vivek Rana 46, Mohd. Mohsin 44, Vikas Singh Hathwala three for 63).
DPS, Noida in semis
Delhi Public School (DPS), Noida defeated Father Agnel Public School (FAPS), Noida, via tie-breaker to reach the semifinals of the third A.R. Khan Memorial inter-school football tournament here on Friday.
Both the teams were tied 2-2 after the regulation period. DPS won the tie-breaker 4-2.
The results: DPS 2 (Yash, Kuber) bt FAPS 2 (Albert, Advert) via tie-breaker [DPS 4 (Kartikeya, Raghav, Ahiraj, Kuber), FAPS 2 (Ricki, Albert)].