Sonu Yadav’s whirlwind knock came off just 190 balls as he slammed a staggering 33 boundaries. Together with Mohammed Shafeequddin (51), Sonu helped Krishnagiri reach 281. In reply, Kancheepuram was in a spot of bother at 89 for five.
BRIEF SCORES: Krishnagiri 281 in 64.1 overs (R. Sonu Yadav 183, Mohamed Shafeequddin 51, S. Aravind 9/70) vs Kancheepuram 89/5 in 23 overs (S. Parameswaran 25*).
Local League: YSCA wins two tour games
YSCA managed to win two games during its three match tour to Tiruchy between February 6 and 8. After winning its first two games against Eleven Diamond CC and Saranathan Engineering College, YSCA lost the final match of the tour after being bowled out for 108 against Bishop Heber College. The latter reached the target with seven wickets in hand.
BRIEF SCORES: YSCA 150 in 44.1 overs (Aashiq 35, S Daniel 30, Sakthi 3/12) bt Eleven Diamond CC 112 in 33.2 overs (Hari 27, Aashiq 4/33) Saranathan Engineering College 89 in 36 overs (Arman 29, Mohamed Yasin 3/17, P Sanjay Kumar 4/16) lost to YSCA 90/5 in 33.1 overs (S Daniel 32) YSCA 108 in 35.4 overs (Aashiq 37) lost to Bishop Heber College 109/3 in 16.1 overs (Harish 41)
Local League: Kancheepuram sitting pretty
Kancheepuram bowlers S David Allvin Nishanth (3/46) and N Sathvik Athmaraman (4/38) combined to take seven wickets to restrict Coimbatore to 174 on the first day of the TNCA inter-districts U-16 tournamnet for the PR Thevar Tophy on Tuesday. At stumps, Kancheepuram was 45 for no loss. Earlier, Coimbatore’s ND Hari Shankar waged a lone battle scoring an unbeaten 76 to help his team post a respectable total.
BRIEF SCORES: Coimbatore 174 in 69.5 overs (B. Sachin 32, N.D. Hari Shankar 76*, S. David Allvin Nishanth 3/46, N. Sathvik Athmaraman 4/38) vs Kancheepuram 45 for no loss in 18 overs (Neyan Shyam Kangayan 19*, Adittya Varadharajan 24*).