Alexander shines with a fifer

Chennai: D Alexander David Raj scalped five wickets to propel Hunters XI to a four-wicket win over T Srinivasaraghavan Memorial Sports Club in the TNCA Fifth Division ‘C’ match here.

Srinivasaraghavan Memorial was bowled out for just 107 runs in 32.2 overs courtesy Alexander’s five-wicket haul. The winner got to the target in 25 overs, losing six wickets during the chase.

In another match, M Pradeep shone with the ball with a five-wicket spell,? but his efforts went in vain as Vijay’s Recreation Club beat Gandhi Cricket Club by 62 runs.

Brief scores:


T Srinivasaraghavan Memorial SC 107 in 32.2 overs (R Dinesh Kumar 34, D Alexander David Raj 5/19) lost to Hunters XI 108 for 6 in 25 overs (M Vinith Kumar 50, Manoj Devendran 48)

Vijay’s RC 165 in 42.5 overs (V Shri Hari 46, K Harish Chaitanya 37, M Pradeep 5/39) bt Gandhi CC 103 in 45.5 overs (Anirudh Krishnan 44, K Harish Chaitanya 3/21)

Chennai Corporation Officials Association 157 in 49.5 overs (C Kishore Kumar 38, K Gokula Krishnan 3/49) lost to Venkat CC 158 for 6 in 47.2 overs (A Santhosh Kumar 60*)

Milkyway CC 195 in 44.4 overs (Avinash Upadhyay 92, U Srikanth 48, V Santhana Sekar 5/63) bt United Friends CC (Chengalpet) 168 in 41.1 overs (Y Jebaselvin 47, J Kesava Moorthy 3/54)

NT Bureau