Abhilash, Manoj star for VV FGC

Abhilash, Manoj star for VV FGC

An unbeaten century by N Manoj (104 n.o., 15x4, 3x6) and a five-wicket haul by Abhilash helped Vidya Vardhaka First Grade College score a facile 137-run win over Basudeva Somani FGC, Mysore in the Dell-KSCA inter-collegiate knockout cricket at the Maharaja’s College grounds on Friday.

Batting first, Vidya Vardhaka put on a healthy 260/5 in 30 overs, riding on the efforts from Manoj and skipper N Ganesh’s well-scripted half-century. Karthik, who scalped two wickets, was the pick of the bowlers for Basudeva Somani FGC.

In reply to the steep task at hand, Basudeva Somani were bowled out for a mere 123 in 24.3 overs as Abhilash bagged five wickets and Bharath rattled three for Vidya Vardhaka.
Brief scores: Vidya Vardhaka FGC: 260/5 in 30 overs (N Manoj 104 n.o., N Ganesh 62; Karthik 2-56) bt Basudeva Somani FGC: 123 all out in 24.3 overs (Abhilash 5-30, Bharath 3-30).

GFGC, Chamarajanagar: 204/9 in 30 overs (Yogesh 55, Siddapaji 41; Manish 3-37, Nithin 2-26, Gururaj U 2-30, Nikethan 2-35) bt NIE (Science): 138 all out in 27.1 overs (Bosco 25; Yeshwanth 3-12, Pradeep 2-16, Nandakumar 2-29).

Muslim Education Society FGC: 157 all out in 25.3 overs (Shakib 28; Dheeraj 3-27, Vinod Gowda 2-35, Vivek Kaushik 2-51) lt to Kaveri PU College: 160/0 in 18.1 overs (Dheeraj 75 n.o., Ashun Kumar A Shetty 64 n.o.).

Maharaja Institute of Technology: 117/9 in 22 overs (Anjan 34; Bharath 2-22, Nagaraj 2-25) lt to D Bhanumiah’s College: 121/6 in 20 overs (Pradeep 51 n.o., Sujan 2-23).