Arjun, Nithyaraj reign

January 23, 2016 12:00 am | Updated September 23, 2016 02:27 am IST

C.H. Arjun recorded a 6-2, 6-3 victory over Dev Utiah in the final of the AITA prize money tennis tournament held at the Energy Tennis Centre on Friday.

In the women’s section, Nithyaraj Babura clinched a memorable double.

The results (finals): Men: Singles: C.H. Arjun bt Dev Utiah 6-2, 6-3. Doubles: Alok Aradhya & Naesar Jewoor bt Varun Venkat & Sai Pranav Ponaka 2-6, 6-4, 10-7.

Women: Singles: Nithyaraj Babura bt Muskaan Ranjan 6-1, 7-5. Doubles: Nithyaraj Baburaj & R. Tanisha bt Sansriti Ranjan & Muskaan Ranjan 6-3, 6-4.

ASC beats Postal

ASC put it across Postal 4-1 in a Hockey Bengaluru league fixture here on Friday.

The results: ASC 4 (E. Sarin 2, Dung Dung, Morha) bt Postal 1 (Samul); DYES 4 (Shesha Gowda, Prateek, Anjaneya, Manikanta) bt Canara Bank 0.

SAI ‘A’ 10 (Dhanush 3, Basavaraj 3, Machaiah 2, Abharan, Raheel) bt SAI ‘B’ 1 (Stalin); MEG ‘A’ 4 (T.B. Sudhakar 2, Sajith Dund, Shakti) bt MLRIC 0.

Dheer and Anil

star for Huttons

Dheer Sona (117) and Anil Kumar (six for 22) took Huttons CC to victory over Lions CC in the KSCA V division (Group I) league here.

The scores: Huttons CC 250 for four in 50 overs (Dheer Sona 117, Rohit 45, Lakshman 32) bt Lions CC 169 in 40.2 overs (Nagarjun 75, Srinivas 30, Harish 26, Anil Kumar six for 22); Sir MVIT CC 104 in 38.5 overs (N. Vineeth five for 15) lost to City Cricketers (2) 108 for four in 12.2 overs (Pradeep 67, S.P. Trilok 27); Bangalore Star CA 155 in 46.4 overs (Sujay 34, Ravi 31) lost to Coles CC 157 for four in 34 overs (Kiran 84 n.o.); UVCE CC 125 in 30.4 overs (Vijay Kumar 40, Dileep three for 28, Basha three for four) lost to YMCA CC (2) 128 for seven in 24.4 overs (V. Siri 36, Dileep 30, Vijay three for 35, Vinay four for 30); Young Cricketers 184 in 46.2 overs (Sudipt 39 n.o., Basvaraj 41, Abudhi three for 50) bt South End SC 90 in 35 overs (Biman three for 29, Sudipt five for 10).

Big win for Kovalam

Kovalam FC posted a thumping 7-1 win over Boca Juniors in the KSFA-Inventure Academy under-15 football league here.

The result: Kovalam FC 7 (Lamiz 2, Alfin Walter 2, Roshan 2, Anurag) bt Boca Juniors 1 (Aayush).

Army PS beats Gear

Army Public School defeated Gear International School 23-17 in the boys’ section of the KSBBA-Rotary Bangalore Indiranagar inter-school basketball tournament.

The results (league stage): Boys: SJIHS 35 (Sharvin 12) bt HJKP 25 (Yeshwanth 14); Army PS 23 (Lalit 9) bt Gear IS 17; NPS (Koramangala) 24 bt St. Joseph’s BHS 4; TISB 40 (Kasarn 12) bt Ryan IS 10; National Hill View PS 37 (Nakul 17) bt SJIHS 32 (Sharvin 17); Little Flower PS 39 (Parikshith 20) bt KV (DRDO) 23 (Shreyas 10); KV (Hebbal) 41 (Vishaal 14) bt TISB 19; Bishop Cotton 35 (Sarthak 11) bt Little Flower PS 15.

Girls: Greenwood High 14 bt Baldwin GS 13; National Hill View PS 30 (Chiranthana 10) bt Ryan IS 6; Bishop Cotton 20 (Riya 9) bt Gear IS 8; NPS (Koramangala) 21 bt TISB 11.

Six golfers qualify

for National final

Six golfers — Sujit Somasundar and Peter Prem (day 1 winners), Vinay Sal and Sanjay Sanghani (day 2), and H.B. Rajugowda and Venkat Suri (day 3) — emerged on top in the Bengaluru leg of the Mercedes Trophy golf tournament held at the Prestige Golfshire course here.

The six have qualified for the 16th Mercedes Trophy National final, which will be held at Pune in March.

More than 300 golfers took part in the three-day Bengaluru leg.

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