Jayant scores match-winning ton

Chennai: RK Jayant’s impressive performance with the bat scoring 119 off just 93 balls paved the way for an emphatic 204-run win for Nellai Nadar ‘A’ over SBOA Matriculation Higher Secondary School in the TNCA U-14 City Schools tournament for B Somasundaram Trophy.

Jayant’s knock included 14 boundaries to propel his team to 230 for four in 30 overs. In reply, SBOA folded up for just 26. Elsewhere, medium-pacer RS Ambrish scalped five for 17 to help his team, Don Bosco MHSS ‘A’, beat Chinmaya Vidyalaya by a huge 93-run margin.

Brief scores:

St. Bede’s AIHSS ‘A’ 189/4 in 30 overs (C Andre Siddarth 97, KV Udiit 33*) bt Jawahar Vidyalaya Sr.Sec.School ‘A’ 102/3 in 30 overs (K Sanjay 54, Venesh Varshan 32*)

PS Sr.Sec.School  177/9 in 30 overs (R Sai Rakshith 48, V Shavin 30) bt St. Johns Public School 118 in 23 overs (S Sanjay 66, D Alben Caldwell 3/17, Kritav Krishna 3/31)

Chinmaya Vidyalaya Sr.Sec.School 104/6 in 30 overs (B Yeshwanth 38*, C Dharshan 4/11) lost to Santhome Hr.Sec.School 105/2 in 21.4 overs

Jaya Jaya Sankara International School 58 in 29.1 overs (Siddharth Madhu 3/12) lost to St. Patrick’s AIHSS 59/2 in 11.3 overs (B Saiarevinth Raaj 33). Nellai Nadar Mat.Hr.Sec.School ‘A’ 230/4 in 30 overs (RK Jayant 119, AP Pragadeesh 41*, S Aadil Ahmed 35) bt SBOA Mat.Hr.Sec.School 26 in 20 overs

Don Bosco Mat.Hr.Sec.School ‘A’ 161/7 in 30 overs (D Alfred Jacob 55, S Eshwar 51*, V Keerthan 3/8) bt Chinmaya Vidyalaya 68 in 22 overs (RS Ambrish 5/17). St. Michaels Academy Mat.Hr.Sec.School 175/5 in 30 overs (K Kevin Romario 98*) bt Sri Padma Sarangapani Mat.Hr.Sec.School 119/3 in 30 overs (S Devesh 37*)

Ramachandraa Public School 164/9 in 30 overs (K Abhinav 76, Rithik Varshan 37, P Shivesh 4/20) bt Lalaji Memorial Omega International School 113/9 in 30 overs (S Shrenik 60)

NT Bureau