Mokit steers Kanchi to big win

Chennai: RS Mokit Hariharan (7/33) produced a stunning spell to propel Kancheepuram to an eight-wicket win over Dindigul in the TNCA Inter-Districts Under-19 tournament (Round two) match. Dindigul was all-out for a paltry 67 in the second innings, thanks to Mokit’s seven-wicket haul. Kancheepuram chased the target of 64 in 8.3 overs to win the game. The victor had a four-run first innings lead in the two-day contest. In another match, S Aravind (5/26) scalped five wickets in the second innings as Thiruvallur defeated Erode by an innings and 14 runs.

Brief scores: Erode (1st innings) 125 in 40.4 overs (S Aravind 5/23); Thiruvallur (1st innings) 204 in 55.1 overs (R Vivek 44, D Vignesh Yadav 44*, Surya Prakash Subramaniam 4/52, KS Rohith 3/54); Erode 65 (2nd innings) in 31.4 overs (S Aravind 5/26, M Mathivanan 3/14).

Dindigul (1st innings) 131 in 32.1 overs (N Sushil Kumar 45, S Aravind 4/45, RS Mokit Hariharan 3/24); Kancheepuram (1st innings) 135 in 40.5 overs (Aashiq Kaleel Rahman 3/27, N Mithilesh 4/11); Dindigul (2nd innings) 67 in 23.3 overs (RS Mokit Hariharan 7/33); Kancheepuram (2nd innings) 64 for 2 in 8.3 overs.

NT Bureau