: Khammam defeated Perala Football Club 4-0, while Gadwal FC and Chirala FC played out a 1-1 draw in an invitation football tournament, organised by Jai Bheem Foundation, for the Ambedkar Trophy at Ongole on Friday.
Kakinada thrashed Brave FC of Ongole 6-0, while Subhani Bitragunta vs Adilabad ended in a stalemate.
The results : Subani Bitragunta 1 (Pradeep) drew with Adilabad 1 (Ahmed); Kakinada 6 (Prabhu 2, Nikilesh 2, Ramesh, Praveen) bt Brave FC, Ongole 0; Chirala FC 1 (Hemanth) drew with Gadwal FC 1 (Ramesh); Khammam 4 (Vinod, B. Venkat, B. Raju, R. Naresh) bt Perala FC 0; SSN College (Ongole) 0 drew with Khammam 0.
Tulasi for Worlds
City swimmer Mothukuri Tulasi Chaitanya, a head constable with the city police commissionarate, has qualified to take part in the World Police Games at Belfast (Ireland). He qualified for the meet by winning two gold medals (50m and 100m freestyle events) and three silver (100m, 200m backstroke and 200m freestyle) in the all-India police games and sports meet at Guwahati last month.
The Krishna District Sports Authority, under the instructions of Sports Authority of Andhra Pradesh, will conduct a summer coaching camp from May 1 to 31 at various venues in the district. Those interested may get applications from the following coaches for their chosen sports and games.
The list of coaches:
Archery : Cherukuri Satyanarayana (9392160421), Athletics : K. Vamsi Krishna (9490988990), Basketball : N. Mohan Das (9640503679), Football : M. Johnson (81433689398), Hockey : A. Mahesh Babu (9484273832), Handball : E. Nirmala (9573338389), Gymnastics : L.V. Ramana (9963177814), Tennis : Y. Siva Ram (9032530429), Yoga : R. Ravi (9440864195), Weightlifting : MSLN Sarma (9885186627, Boxing : K. Krishna (8886822124), Volleyball : T. Koteswara Rao (9440466316), Kabaddi : Y.Y. Raju (9646936777), Sepak Takraw : Pavan Kumar (9502469567), Chess : T. Naresh (9493501506), Netball : P. Siva Ram (9393375526), Throwball : E. Sulochana (9848439137), Taekwondo : K. Siva (9533399777).
Tuni of West Godavari will host a FIDE-rating chess tournament (below 2000 rating) from May 9 to 13. Sri Prakash Educational Society is sponsoring the event, according to sources from Andhra Pradesh Chess Association.
SBI beats ITC
State Bank of India defeated ITC by seven runs in the Krishna District Cricket Association inter-institutional T-20 cricket tournament, for the Poweron Trophy, at IGMC stadium here on Friday.
In the other matches, Doctors XI, thanks to Rishi’s 113, scored a 153-run victory over Idea Cellular while Airtel defeated Purohitha Sangam by seven wickets.
State Bank of India 119 for nine in 20 overs (V. Suresh 53, Ch. Muralidhar Rao 22, Sagar three for 20, Madhusudhan Reddy three for 28) bt ITC 112 in 18.2 overs (Narasimha Raju 28, Ch. Muralidhar Rao three for 23, S.Q. Syed Ali two for 16, Kalyan Deepak two for 16).
Doctors XI 228 for three for in 20 overs (Rishi 113, Rajarajeswar 52) bt Idea Cellular 75 in 13.1 overs (Nagaswara Rao two for 16, Sandeep two for three).
Purohitha Sangam 102 in 16.2 overs (P. Siva 31, V. Chandrasekhar 22, Dustin five for 15, Chaitanya two for seven) lost to Airtel 103 for three in 14.4 overs (Sudhakar 24, Phani 23, Seshu two for 15).