Hyderabad: Chirec International School defeated SCF Blues in the under-12 final at the 25th Padmabhushan Col. C. K. Nayudu Junior Cricket tournament held at the Sports Coaching Foundation in Hyderabad.
Chasing 55 runs for a win, Chirec reached the target with five wickets in hand and with an over to spare. Anirudh top-scored with 19. Earlier, Abhi Raj picked up 3/18 to restrict SCF Blues to 54/4. Anil top-scored for SCF with 21.
Meanwhile in the U-14 final, SCF Blues defeated Chirec International by 25 runs to win the title.
With the help of Nihal’s 20 and Barkadh’s 16, SCF posted 69 for the loss of one wicket in their stipulated overs.
In the second innings, Ibrahim shone with the red cherry, picking 4/22 as Chirec were bowled out for just 44 in seven overs.
Ibrahim and Abhi were named man of the match in the under-14 and under-12 finals respectively.
U-12 final: SCF Blues 54/4 in 10 overs (Anil 21, Abhi Raj 3/18) lost to Chirec International School 56/5 in 9 overs (Anirudh 19). Man of the Match: Abhi Raj.
U-14 final: SCF Blues 69/1 in 10 overs (Nihal 20, Barkadh 16) bt Chirec International School 44 in 7 overs (Ibrahim 4/22). Man of the Match: Ibrahim....