Dhanush, Adithya set up Hammonds' fine victory

Dhanush, Adithya set up Hammonds' fine victory

Dhanush, Adithya set up Hammonds' fine victory

 Dhanush Subramanya and Adithya slammed fine half-centuries to help Hammonds Cricket Club to post a 20-run victory over Standard Cricket Club in the KSCA Group I (Division III) league tournament here.

In a match reduced to 40 overs per side following heavy rain, Hammonds CC rode on impressive knocks from Dhanush (70 n.o.) and Adithya (81) to post a competitive 267 for seven.

In reply, Hariman Ahmed struck 92 to keep Standard in the hunt but they were eventually restricted to 247 for nine. Nagendra (3/50) and Sireesh (3/44) shared six wickets between them for the winning team.

In another match, Bangalore Sports Club beat Cavaliers CC.
Brief scores:  Jaidur Cricketers: 224 all out in 40 overs (Yash Kothari 35, Tejus 68, Vijay Singh 45; Lathif Patel 2-51, Yathish R Salagundi 3-68, LK Vishwanath 2-33) vs
City Cricketers (1): 34/5 in 6 overs (Pradeep 4-13) (Match called off due to rain).

Hammonds Cricket Club: 267/7 in 40 overs (Dhanush Subramanya 70 n.o., Adithya 81, Likith P 35; Suhas 2-32, Mayank 2-31) bt Standard Cricket Club: 247/9 in 40 overs (Venkatesh 32, Harimain Ahmed 92, Saish Kumar C 27, Karthik 27; Nagendra 3-50, Sireesh 3-44) by 20 runs. (Match reduced to 40 overs a side due to overnight rain).

Friends XI CC, Doddaballapura: 174 all out in 38.2 overs (Darshan KV 74, Yogesh 47; Nasir 2-44, Amit Verma 3-31, Karan Rao 2-13) va Cambridge Cricket Club: 62/1 in 11 overs (Shivakumar 38 n.o.) (Match called off due to rain). 

Friends Union Cricket Club (2): 237/8 in 50 overs (Shiva Kumar MU 31, Tilak Karthik 83, Samarth 4-30, Abhiram 3-30) drew with Wilson Garden CC: 74 for no loss on 7.4 overs (Syed Ibreez 46 n.o., Mohd. Hussain 28 n.o.) (Match called off due to rain).

Cavaliers Cricket Club: 150/7 in 24 overs (Shashank BV 26, Damodar Bhar 38, Bhushan Rao 36; AC Avinash Gowda 2-23, Karthik R 2-35) lt to Bangalore Sports Club: 153/7 in 23.5 overs (Suresh Kumar 28, Karthik R 28 n.o.; Bhushan Rao 2-37, Madhusudan V 2-27) by 3 wickets. (Match reduced to 24 overs a side due to overnight rain).