S Aravinthan (101) struck a ton to guide Standard CC to the final of the TNCA Thiruvallur DCA League Championship 2018-19.
In another semi-final, R Divakar (7/65) delivered a stunning spell but his effort wasn’t enough as Mugappair CC went down to Fine Star CA by 83 runs. This is the first time the top four teams are competing in a knockout format in the competition. Earlier, the side with the highest points after the league phase was declared the victor.
Brief scores: Standard CC 240 in 43.1 overs (S Aravinthan 101, D Prasanth Prabhu 49, V Dinesh Kumar 36, D Balasubramani 5/62) beat Seshadhri MCC 238 for 9 in 45 overs (M Dinesh Veda Guru 76, K Vignesh 57, R Rohit 5/71)
Fine Star CA 258 for 9 in 45 overs (S Senthil Kumar 76, G Gokul 73, R Divakar 7/65) beat Mugappair CC 175 in 41 overs (A Harish 38, Aditya Venkatesh 34, Slizzy J Slott 30, DT Chandrasekar 4/44)