Karaikudi KV claims title

KARAIKUDI: Kendriya Vidyalaya (Karaikudi) defeated Kendriya Vidyalaya (AFS Avadi) by four wickets to win the title in the KVS Chennai regional under-16 cricket tournament here recently.

The scores: Final: KV, AFS Avadi 99 in 22.4 overs (Pankaj Kumar 26, Uday Singh three for 10, K. Anok Raju three for 30) lost to KV, Karaikudi 100 for six in 23.3 overs (K. Anok Raju 49). Semifinals: KV, AFS Sulur 82 for nine 20 overs (K. Anok Raju two for 13) lost to KV, Karaikudi 83 for six in 12.1 overs (Laxmigandh 22, Sivakumar 22, Kuldeep four for 23). Combined Team (Chennai sub-region) 95 in 18.1 overs (Vinay Kadyan 20, Dinesh two for 15, Ashish Kumar two for 17) lost to KV, AFS Avadi 96 for four in 15.5 overs (Akash Yadav two for 20).

Special awards: Best batsman: Dinesh (AFS, Sulur); Best bowler: Uday Singh (KV, Karaikudi); Best all-rounder: K. Anok Raju (KV, Karaikudi); Promising youngster: Rahul (Combined Team).

PSN CET wins title

PSN CET defeated Mohammed Sathak Engineering College 25-21, 25-19 to win the title at the Dr. E.M. Abdullah memorial State-level volleyball tournament held at Syed Ammal EC in Ramanathapuram recently.

Other results: Third place: KLN CE bt Syed Ammal EC 25-18, 25-22. Semifinals: PSN CET bt KLN CE 25-18, 25-15; Mohammed Sathak EC bt Syed Ammal EC 17-25, 25-14, 25-23.