Nithish & Jegan star with ball

Chennai: Riding on a sensational spell from left-arm medium pacer Nithish Shankar, who scalped eight wickets for 19 runs, Korattur CC romped to a nine-wicket win over Classic CC in the TNCA Thiruvallur DCA League.

After bundling out Classic CC for only 41 runs, Korattur raced to the target in just five overs, with nine wickets remaining.

In the Lucas TVS Trophy, Engine Factory Avadi defeated Samsung India by 31 runs, with medium pacer K Jegan scalping six wickets.

Brief scores: II Division: Classic CC 41 in 17 overs (Nithish Shankar 8/19) lost to Korattur CC 43/1 in 5 overs. 15th Lucas TVS-Thiruvallur DCA Trophy: Group B: Engine Factory Avadi 93 in 27
overs (Ganesh Moorthy 4/25) bt Samsung India 62 in 13.2 overs (K Jegan 6/20, L Relson 4/20).

NT Bureau