SPORT

Thrilling win for Hyderabad

VIJAYAWADA: Hyderabad spikers worked overtime to down a spirited Guntur in the men's quarterfinals 18-25, 25-23, 20-25, 25-20, 15-9 in the AP senior inter-district volleyball tournament held at DSA grounds at Kakinada on Saturday.

Hyderabad, Vizag, West Godavari and Ranga Reddy entered the last four. In the distaff section, Krishna, Vizag, Ranga Reddy and Hyderabad entered the semifinals.

The sores: Men: Ranga Reddy bt Mahaboobnagar 19-25, 25-16, 25-23, 25-17, West Godavari bt Nellore 17-25, 25-18, 26-24, 25-17, Vizag bt Krishna 25-20, 23-25, 25-14, 25-14, Hyderabad bt Guntur 18-25, 25-23, 20-25, 25-20.

Women: Hyderabad bt Nalgonda 25-12, 25-10, 11-25, 15-15, Ranga Reddy bt Khammam 25-7, 25-9, 25-5, Vizag bt Vizianagaram 25-12, 25-17, 25-16, Krishna bt Warangal 25-23, 25-11, 25-23.