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Anirudh guides Sridhar CC to win

Chennai: Anirudh Kemmenje’s splendid effort of five for 36 helped Sridhar Cricket Club to a two-wicket win over Hunters XI in the TNCA fourth division league. After bowling out Hunters XI to 191, Sridhar CC rode on a brilliant innings from S Sikanther who remained unbeaten on 75 even as wickets kept falling at the other end. S Sudhan Pargunan’s five for 43 went in vain. Meanwhile, S Aravind scalped

Yachting regatta in city from tomorrow

Chennai: The maiden FOTNA Cup Yachting regatta is being jointly conducted by Indian Navy and Royal Madras Yachting Club (RMYC) in Harbour from 26 to 29 April. Flag Officer Commanding, Tamilnadu and Puducherry Naval Area Rear Admiral Alok Bhatnagar speaking at a press meet here on Tuesday said the regatta being organised under the aegis of Yachting Association of India (YAI) will have participation by a variety of sail boats

Gokul shows class against MAS CC

Chennai: S Gokul took five wickets as Ambattur Cricket Club defeated MAS Cricket Club by 74 runs in the TNCA Thiruvallur DCA League Championship here. After making 219 runs, Ambattur skittled out MAS CC for 45 runs. In a second division match, M Nagarajan captured five wickets to help Autolec ERC defeat SSCA by 53 runs. SCORES: I DIVISION: Ambattur CC 219 for 9 in 45 Overs (M Gopala Krishnan

Chennai FC puts five past CUFC

Chennai: Chennai FC posted a comfortable 5-0 win over a woefully out-of-sorts Chennai United FC in the CFA Senior Division League at the Nehru Stadium here on Monday. Later, Viva Chennai earned a facile 3-0 win over RBI. Chennai FC which struggled in the early part of its campaign with unavailability of some key players produced moments of magic from the beginning. Chennai United which scored 10 goals in its

AYN sailors bag 7 spots for Asian championship

New Delhi: Army Yachting Node (AYN) sailors bagged seven out of the possible eight spots for Asian Sailing Championship (ASC) to be held from 24 to 30 June in Indonesia. The trials were conducted for 470, Laser Standard, RSX and 49er class of boats in senior category. In Laser Standard, Vishnu Saravanan and Mohit Saini were selected, Atul Lande and C H S Reddy and Ayaz Shaikh and Mahesh Yadav

League football: Eagles looking to lift CFA title

Chennai: Second-placed Hindustan Eagles played out a 1-1 draw with Income-Tax Recreation Club in the CFA Senior Division League football match at the Integral Coach Factory Stadium here. The Eagles started off on a positive note with left-winger Rajaganapathy making probing runs in the left flank of the Income-Tax half. Hindustan broke the deadlock in the 15th minute when Cletus converted. Rajaganapathy had put the ball into the 18-yardbox where Cletus