TNCA: Adhitya stars in Santhome triumph

Chennai: R Adhitya (5/31) took five wickets as Santhome HSS beat DAV Public School ‘A’ by 87 runs in the TNCA City Schools (Under-14) tournament for the B Somasundaram Trophy.

Batting first, VS Karthick Manikandan (126) struck a century to guide Santhome to a decent total of 236 for eight in its 50 overs. In the second innings, Adhitya helped the winner bowl out DAV for 149 in 47.4 overs. In another match, take M Rushil Kumar (123) blasted a ton to take St Patrick’s AIHSS to a one-wicket victory over Nellai Nadar MHSS ‘A’.

Brief scores:

St Bede’s AIHSS ‘A’ 289 for 5 in 50 overs (S Mohamed Ali 125, R Pravin 52, S Rohan 45*) beat Chettinad Vidyashram ‘A’ 186 in 49.3 Overs

Santhome HSS 236 for 8 in 50 overs (VS Karthick Manikandan 126, MA Bharath Ram 64, S Rishi 3/63) beat DAV Public School ‘A’ 149 in 47.4 overs (RA Nithish 79, R Adhitya 5/31)

Nellai Nadar MHSS ‘A’ 228 for 4 in 50 overs (M Madhavan 100*, A Gangadharan 57) lost to St Patrick’s AIHSS 229 for 9 in 49.4 overs (M Rushil Kumar 123)

Sri Sankara SSS 116 in 42.5 overs (Harsha Rajkumar 37, S Akshath 4/17, R Prasidh Ram 3/21) lost to The PSBB Millennium School 117 for 4 in 41.5 overs (PC Rohit 37*).