S. Venkatesan’s seven-wicket haul was the highlight of Perambalur’s four-wicket win over Nilgiris in the TNCA under-14 inter-district cricket tournament here on Sunday.
At Tiruchi, A. Harish took seven for seven as Tirupur registered a massive 241-run victory over Dharmapuri.
Earlier, an unbeaten 252-run third-wicket stand between P. Pradosh Ranjan Paul (119 n.o.) and N. Gokul Raj (105 n.o.) propelled Tirupur to 272.
At Perambalur: Nilgiris 68 in 24 overs (S. Venkatesan seven for 31) lost to Perambalur 69 for six in 24.3 overs (Utkarsh Singh four for 15).
Kanyakumari 192 for nine in 50 overs (D. Ben David 79) bt Puducherry 107 for eight in 50 overs (Shri Siva Gunal 31, A. Aathil Meeran four for 14). Kanyakumari & Perambalur qualify.
At Tiruchi: Tirupur 272 for two in 50 overs (P. Pradosh Ranjan Paul 119 n.o., N. Gokul Raj 105 n.o.) bt Dharmapuri 31 in 27.1 overs (A. Harish seven for seven).
Tiruchi 190 in 45 overs (A. Gary Nicholson 35, M. Koushik Ram 34, M. Muhil Adithyan 32, M.S. Sakthikumar three for 28) bt Cuddalore 125 for nine in 50 overs (A. Arivumani 39, A. Lewinsam three for 15). Tirupur & Tiruchi qualify.
At Pudukottai: Salem 189 for six in 50 overs (R.R. Nishanth 81 n.o., I. Mushraf Shariff 30) bt Tiruvarur 18 in 9.4 overs (I. Mushraf Shariff five for five, P. Gokulraj three for 13).
Pudukottai 218 in 48.1 overs (S. Sanjay Anand 58, B. Amal 26, K.S. Murrugappa 28, A.E. Naveen four for 33) bt Erode 42 in 26.3 overs (K.S. Murrugappa four for 16). Salem and Pudukottai qualify .