PANCHKULA: With easy wins under their belt,North Region-I,Eastern Region-II,POSOCO,North Eastern Region (NER) entered the quarterfinals of the Powergrid Inter-Regional carrom & bridge tournament that got underway in Panchkula on Monday. The tournament is being conducted on a league cum knockout basis. The participating teams are: Southern Region-I (SR-I),Southern Region-II(SR-II),Eastern Region-I (ER-I),Eastern Region-II(ER-II),Western Region-I (WR-I),Western Region-II(WR-II),North Eastern Region(NER),POSOCO,Northern Region-I (NR-I),Corporate Centre (CC) and the host region Northern Region-II (NR-II).
Yuvraj guides Panchkula to win
Panchkula: An all-round performance from Yuvraj Singh (44 and 2 for 23) enabled Panchkula District team to a nine-run win over Ambala District in the opening match of the Haryana State Inter-District (U-16) cricket championship being organised by Haryana Cricket Association. Batting first,Panchkula District posted a total of 174 runs in 48.3 overs. Mayank Chaudhary played a fluent knock of 51 runs while Yuvraj contributed 44 runs. For Ambala District,Sunny Kashyap claimed three wickets for 34 runs. In reply,Ambala District were bundled out for a total of 165 runs in 48.4 overs. Rishab Garg scored 32 runs. Tushar Joshi claimed three wickets for 21 runs.
Arjun fashions St Stephens-45 win
CHANDIGARH: Arjun netted a brace to inspire St Stephen’s School,Sector 45,to an easy 4-0 victory over Chitkara International School in the Pre-Subroto Football Tournament played on Monday. Arjun scored in the eighth and 32nd minutes while Arshdeep (16th) and Jashandeep (34th) were the other scorers for the team. In another match,DAV Senior Secondary School,Sector 8,beat St Soldier School 2-0. Both the goals were scored by Kamal,in the 15th and 25th minutes of the match. Meanwhile,Government Model High School,Sector 26,got walkover New Public School,Sector 18. In the last match,Delhi Public School,Sector 40,thrashed Government Model High School,Sector 38 West 3-0. Gurkaran scored two goals in the 20th and 36th minutes. Dhruv netted the third goal of the match in the 38th minute. Also,AKSIPS 45 got walkover Shishu Niketan 22.
Cricket tourney from tomorrow
PANCHKULA: Satluj Public School,Sector 4,Panchkula,is going to organise U-14 Champions League cricket tournament from July 25 at Satluj Public School in Panchkula. The tournament will be played on league basis. All matches will be of 30 overs in league stage,while the semi-finals and final will be of 35 overs. Players born on or after September 1,1998 can participate in this tournament. Any school team or academy team can participate in the tournament. For Further details and inquiries M.G.S. Sidhu can be contacted on 94171-71587 while Mewa Singh can be reached at 9915746100.