Jincy shines

SASTHAMCOTTA: A fine allround performance by Jincy (three for 11 and 59) enabled host Kollam defeat Thiruvananthapuram by two wickets in the North Zone inter-district junior women's cricket tournament on Wednesday.

In another match, Alappuzha crushed Kottayam by 74 runs.

The scores:

Thiruvananthapuram 115 for seven in 25 overs (Jincy three for 11) lost to Kollam 116 for eight in 19 overs (Jincy 59, Anupama three for 19).

Alappuzha 103 in 23 overs (Akhila three for 21) bt Kottayam 29 (Souparnika four for six, Hanna three for two).