Invaders goes down to Warriors

Chennai: S Meenakshi (80) struck a half-century as White Warriors inflicted a 64-run defeat on Green Invaders in the Freyer Trophy – TNCA Women’s League T20 match at the Gandhi Nagar Cricket and Sports Club Ground here on Monday.

Meenakshi powered Warriors to 142 for seven in its stipulated overs. The victor reduced Invaders to 78 for nine, ensuring a simple win. In another duel, Silver Strikers demolished Red Rangers by nine wickets. Elsewhere, Yellow Challengers got the better of Blue Avengers by nine wickets.

Scores: White Warriors 142 for 7 in 20 overs (S Meenakshi 80) beat Green Invaders 78 for 9 in 20 overs;

Red Rangers 68 in 17.2 overs (N Niranjana 30, T Karthiga 3/10) lost to Silver Strikers 69 for 1 in 12.2 overs (Aafreen Ahamed Sait 31*);

Blue Avengers 78 for 6 in 20 overs lost to Yellow Challengers 79 for 1 in 10.1 overs (Eloksi Arun 41*).

NT Bureau