SPORT

Kerala, Calicut in pre-quarterfinals

KOCHI, OCT. 7. Kerala (Thiruvananthapuram) and Calicut universities advanced to the men's pre-quarterfinals of the all-India inter-university softball championship at the St Peter's College, Kolencherry, on Thursday.

DAV Indore and Bangalore have also made the grade. In the women's section, Kerala, Calicut, Mahatma Gandhi (Kottayam), Bangalore and Delhi progressed to the pre-quarterfinals.

The results:

Men: Amaravathi University bt Shivaji 7-0, Mangalore bt Alagappa 7-0, Swamy Ramachandra Theerth bt Bharathiar 3-2, Kerala (Thiruvananthapuram) bt Kurushetra 7-0, Calicut bt Bharathiya Vidya Peeth 11-9, Mohanlal Sukhadia bt Goa 7-0, Mahatma Gandhi (Kottayam) bt Kakathia 10-5, DAV (Indore) bt Baba Sahib Ambedkar 11-1.

Women: Mangalore bt Chowdari Devilal 7-0, Kerala bt Kurukshetra 14-1, GNDU (Amritsar) bt Mumbai 7-0, T.M. Bagalpur bt MDS (Ajmer) 7-0, Calicut bt Vikram 14-4.