Registrations open for Pinkathon
The Pune edition of Pinkathon,Indias first 10-km run for women,will be held on November 17. Online registrations for the Pune leg of the event started Thursday. Interested people can register at http://www.pinkathon.in and also by visiting Pinkathons Facebook page. All proceeds from the event will be donated to Womens Cancer Initiative,which works for the cause of prevention and cure of breast cancer in collaboration with Tata Memorial Hospital.
Pande,Zope star for Maharashtra
The Maharashtra under-19 team recorded its second victory in the west zone qualification group for the Vinoo Mankad under-19 trophy. Maharashtra won by 57 runs against Mumbai at Rajkot. Batting first,Maharashtra put on 287 runs for the loss of five wickets in their allotted 50 overs. Jay Pande top-scored for his side,at a sedate 78 runs off 99 balls,striking eight boundaries. Maharashtra face Baroda in their penultimate game on Friday.