Kurnool and Chittoor post wins

Kurnool defeated Kadapa by nine wickets while Chittoor scored a 67-run victory over Anantapur in a rain-hit game of the Andhra Cricket Association (ACA) South Zone under-16 women’s inter-district cricket tournament for the Shiv Sankaraiah Trophy at Anantapur on Wednesday.

The tournament will resume on Friday after a day of rest.

The scores: Chittoor 174 for nine in 44 overs (Sindhu 67, Padmaja 54 n.o.) bt Anantapur 107 in 39 overs (Pallavi 29, Muskan four for 23).

Kadapa 53 in 29.3 overs (Varalakshmi four for 19, Lavanya three for eight) lost to Kurnool 54 for one in 12 overs.

Chess selection tournament

The Krishna District Chess Association will conduct a two-day under-19 selection tournament at Chennupati Ramakotaiah indoor stadium at Patamata on June 21 and 22, according to secretary Srihari on Wednesday.

Four boys and four girls will be selected to represent the district in the State tournament. Players born on or after January 1, 1995 are eligible.

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