Movva ton helps Tumkur dominate

Cricket: Local round-up

At the NRA grounds on Monday, Movva struck 25 boundaries in his 289-ball knock to contribute more than 50 percent of his team’s total of 291 for seven from their allotted 90 overs. That the next highest score was 35, by Akshay Prasad, merely illustrates the extent of Movva’s dominance.

At the IAF grounds, Yatish R Salgudi finished with figures of four for 46 as Bangalore City XI restricted Raichur Zone to 210 for nine. City were 23 for one in five overs at draw of stumps. Both the matches in th first round ended in stalemates on Sunday, Bangalore City XI taking first-innings honours against President’s XI and Mysore Zone taking the lead against Tumkur Zone.

Brief scores: At NRA grounds: Tumkur Zone: 291/7 in 90 overs (Shreyas V Movva 155 n.o., BT Akshay Prasad 35; AS Puneeth 2-33) vs President’s XI.

At IAF grounds: Raichur Zone: 210/9 in 90 overs (Shivananda BG 29, Vishal Kale 50, Girish Kuntoji 30; Yatish R Salgudi 4-46, KN Bharath 2-26) vs Bangalore City XI: 23/1 in 5 overs.

On Sunday: At MVIT grounds: President’s XI: 153 all out in 64.2 overs and 153/7 in 38 overs (Shreyas Gopal 46, S Dheeraj 26, Nihal FS 40; Yatish R Salgudi 2-30, Sudeep 2-36, Noel Jayaprakash 2-40) drew Bangalore City XI: 387 all out in 75.1 overs (Abdul Saif Siddiqur 77, Bharath KN 162, Abhishek RV 44, Shaik 37; Abeesh BV 3-29, Puneeth AS 3-47, Daivik Vishwanath 3-89). City XI 3 pts, President’s XI 1.

At RWF grounds:  Mysore Zone: 199 all out in 64.2 overs and 121/6 decl in 37 overs (P Shreyas 60; Y Padmanabha 4-52) drew Tumkur Zone: 156 all out in 71.3 overs (Kushal U Kumar 27, Bharath J 27; J Suchith 4-37, Vishal ML 3-21) and 83/3 in 26 overs (K Nitish 41  n.o.; ML Vishal 2/30] 

Big win for Falcons

Half-centuries by Mala (68) and Dipika Babu (89) powered Falcon Sports Club to a commanding victory over Raichur President’s XI in the KSCA Women’s league tournament.
Falcon scored at over seven an over whilst posting 370 for seven from their 50 overs.
President’s XI could manage no more than 70 as Rakshitha took four for 17 and Divya complemented her with three for six.  On a bad day for Raichur teams, Convener’s XI were bundled out for 30, thanks to Krithika Hariharan’s five for 11. KIOC raced to 32 for one and a nine-wicket victory.

Brief scores: Falcon Sports Club: 370/7 in 50 overs (Roopa 45, Deepika Anil 54, Mala 68, Dipika Babu 89; Shaheen 2-55, Kirti 3-98) bt Raichur President’s XI: 70 all out in 34 overs (Rakshitha 4-17, Divya 3-6).

Raichur Convener’s XI: 30 all out in 14.5 overs (Krithika Hariharan 5-11, Saba S 2-9, Akanksha 2-3) lt to KIOC: 32/1 in 7 overs.

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