TNCA: Lalith’s ton goes in vain

Chennai: T Lalith Chockalingam’s century went in vain as Chettinad Vidyashram ‘A’ lost to St. Patrick’s MHSS ‘A’ by seven wickets in the TNCA-City Schools tournament for B Somasundaram U-14 Trophy here on Wednesday.

Lalith scored 107 (134b, 15×4) to help his team score 216 for eight in 50 overs. In reply, St. Patrick’s barely broke a sweat in chasing down that total with useful contributions from M Rushil Kumar (83 not out) and Rohan Prakash (68).

Brief scores: St. Bede’s AIHSS ‘A’ 145/7 in 50 overs (C Andre Siddarth 30, S Rohan 34) bt Nellai Nadar MHSS ‘A’ 99 in 39 overs (A Gangadharan 32, P Vignesh 3/13). Chettinad Vidyashram ‘A’ 216/8 in 50 overs (T Lalith Chockalingam 107, Rohan R Pai 3/36) lost to St. Patrick’s AIHSS 220/3 in 47 overs (Rohan Prakash 68, M Rushil Kumar 83*

NT Bureau