Akshay snares four
A four wicket haul by Akshay Purohit (4/25) and Abhishek Gosain’s unbeaten knock of 43 helped Young Friends Club beat Players Academy by 3 wickets in the Banwari Lal Makkar memorial Ranjan Shourey Trophy cricket tournament at Vasant Kunj ground.
Brief Scores: Players Academy 76 all out in 25.4 overs (Athar Kumar 34,Akshay Purohit 4/25,Krishna Singh 2/16); Young Friends Club 78 for 3 in 23.1 overs (Abhishek Gosain not out 43)
Century for Vikas
Vikas Dixits century helped Coca-Cola India XI beat Sri Lanka U-17 by a huge margin of 103 runs in the first match of the three-match series of Sri Lanka Tour,played at FTZ Ground in Colombo on Tuesday.
Brief Scores: CCI XI: 233 for 8 in 47 overs (Vikas Dixit 102 not out,Kaif Ahmed 25,Dulan Tharaka 3/28,Raveen Sayer 3/32) SL U-17: 130 for 7 in 47 overs (Lakshiana Rodrigo 21,Shammu Ashan 18,Anish 2/25,Pranjul Puri 2/33)
An all-round performance by Aditya Jain (29 and 4/42) and two wicket hauls by Varun Sood (2/39) and Manish Sharma (2/47) helped Madras Club beat Little Master by 32 runs in DDCA League .
Brief Scores: Madras Club 195 all out in 31 overs (Ajay Deswal 39,Aditya Jain 29; Amrit Pal 5/41,Naveen Dahiya 4/33); Little Master 163 all out in 35 overs (Sunil Dagar 36,Naveen Dahiya 23,Narayan Bisht 25,Aditya Jain 4/42,Varun Sood 2/39)