BANGALORE: St. Philomena’s (Bellary) and Bishop Cotton’s Girls School ‘A’ set up the title clash in the girls’ inter-school hockey tournament with contrasting wins in the semifinal here on Tuesday.
St Philomena’s beat Government School (Kudige) 1-0 with Vijaylakshmi scoring.
Bishop Cottons ‘A’ beat its ‘B’ team 8-0 with the goals coming from N.S Neha (twice), Mahira Alvarez, Denzin Butto (twice), S. Disha, Vanessa and Aishwaraya.
Easy for Vijaya HS
Vijaya HS registered a 158-run win over Sri Vidya Mandir, with Athreya striking a fluent unbeaten 137, in the Boost Cup inter-school cricket tournament here on Tuesday.
Vijaya HS 223 for two in 30 overs (Athreya 137 n.o.) bt Sri Vidya Mandir School 65 in 20 overs.
Mahatma Children Home 100 in 27 overs (Gurudharsan 56 n.o., Subash five for 14) lost to Sri Jnanakshi Vidyaniketan 101 for six in 24.4 overs.
ITI Central School 185 in 30 overs (K.Y. Arjun 49) bt New Cambridge HS 131 in 23.4 overs (Vibhav Sharma 46).
Ryan International School 151 in 27 overs (Akilesh 64, Sharvan five for 20) bt East West School 90 in 22.4 overs (Subramanian four for seven).
Venkat International Pub. School 129 in 23.5 overs (Akshay 48) bt Seventh Day Adv. School 93 in 21.3 overs (R. Shreyas five for 15).
New Baldwin Residential School 197 for four in 28 overs (Abhilash 44) bt Cambridge Pub. School, HSR Layout, 171 for nine in 28 overs.
Acharya Patashala School 49 in nine overs (Varun Urs four for 17) lost to Chinmaya Vidyalaya 50 for no loss in 8.2 overs.
CMP posts win
Corps of Military Police (CMP) switched gears in the third and fourth quarters to run away with a 71-45 scoreline after being tied 30-all at half-time against Orions in the ‘B’ division state basketball league at the Sree Kanteerava stadium outdoor courts here on Tuesday.
Kabileeshan (19) and Vinay Kumar (20) were in terrific nick for the Military Cops while Pawan (19) did bulk of the scoring for Orions.
Kanaka (Kolar) 64 (Guruprasad 31, L. Naveen 10) bt IBC 48 (Naveen 10); Bharath Sports Union 57 (Vishal 16, Sameer 10) bt NAl Colony Boys 36 (Sandeep 12); K.S. Hegde (Mangalore) 53 (Nitin 18, Keerthan 14) bt State Bank 25 (Jagdish 11); CMP 71 (Vinay Kumar 20, Kabileeshan 19) bt Orions 45 (Pawan 19).
Denzil nets winner
A last minute goal from M. Denzil set up St. Germain’s Boys High School’s 1-0 victory over St. Joseph’s Boys High School ‘B’ in the Father Eric Vaz memorial inter-school hockey tournament for juniors.
In the Centenary Shield match for seniors, St. Joseph’s Boys High School scored a 2-0 win over Frank Anthony Public School.
Akshay and P.N. Abhishek (44th) scored.
D. Yashas of Sandeepini School (Shimoga) was declared champion at the under-13 State chess championship conducted by Belgaum District Chess Association under the auspices of United Karnataka Chess Association, Bangalore over the weekend. S. Vigram of Bangalore was the runner-up.
Yashas and Vigram will represent Karnataka State in the forthcoming national under-13 tournament to be held in Chennai, according to a press release from SKDCA.