Sidith sparkles as Southerners win

Sidith’s all-round show powered Southern Cricketers to a 30-run victory over Minerva Cricket Club in their Super League match of the KSCA Group I, Division IV tournament for the Metro Shield here. 

Batting first, Southern Cricketers posted a respectable 232/7 in 50 overs with half-centuries from Sidith (69 n.o.) and Vishesh Khanna (65) being the highlights of the innings.

Kushal Reddy (2/43) and Nagaraj (2/51) scalped two wickets each for Minerva CC.
Chasing a tricky 233 for victory, Minerva CC were bowled out for 202 in 41.1 overs with Sidith wrecking their batting order with six wickets for 44 runs.

Brief scores: Southern Cricketers: 232/7 in 50 overs (Vishesh Khanna 65, Sunil BR 26, Sidith 69 n.o., Nagaraj 2-51, Kushal Reddy 2-43) bt Minerva Cricket Club: 202 all out in 41.1 overs (Nagaraj 42, Chandraprakash 55, Abhilash 26; Sidith 6-44, Puneeth 2-16).
Sparklers Cricket Club: 163 all out in 41.2 overs (Prasad 26, Venkat Raju 45; Sajjan P 2-17, Govind 4-17) bt Shanthinagar Cricket Club: 138 all out in 27.4 overs (Ullar AR 34, Santhosh Shetty 27; Praveen M 2-34, Prateek 6-13).

Star Sports Club, Nelamangala: 241/7 in 50 overs (Hanumanthuraju 30, Ravikumar V 53, Shenoy K John 64, Pradeep 69) bt Ranji Cricket Club: 238/8 in 50 overs (Aravind 34, Srikanth S 26, Ramdas 73, Sarbojeet 37; LN Gowda 3-47, Hanumanthuraju 2-41).

BEL Colony Recreation Club: 192 all out in 50 overs (Beerappa 25, Rajeeva Lochan 34, Ajay G Suresh 26, Harsha S 27 n.o.; Rangith Rajan 5-33) bt Sangam Cricket Association: 83 all out in 30.4 overs (R Kishan 2-15, Rajesh M 3-18, Suresh Babu 3-5).

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