Future Stars emerge victorious in cricket tourney

By NT Bureau Published on May 30, 2018 02:34 PM IST

Chennai: Future Stars Cricket Academy emerged victorious in the Gen-Next Royal Rumble (Under-15) cricket tournament as it defeated Elite Cricket Academy by nine wickets in the final at the RKM Grounds.

Elite CA was restricted to 89 all out in 18.3 overs courtesy Chirag Sridhar’s bowling spell. It later cruised to the total in  17.1 overs.

Unique Cricket Academy came up trumps in the Under-13 category.

Scores: Under-15: Final:

Elite CA 89 in 18.3 overs (Rohan 29, Chirag Sridhar 4/17, Aravind Krishnan 3/22) lost to Future Stars CA 90/1 in 17.1 overs (SR Athish 43, Abhinav M 29*)

Semi-Final: Elite CA 146/5 in 20 overs (Anirudh 52, Rohan 55) bt Chennai CA 121/7 in 20 overs (Rahul Ayyappan Harish 31, Saurabh 29*, Arnav Chauhan 38*); Future Stars CA 135/9 in 20 overs (Veera Vishwa 53, Rohit 33, Trilok 3/14) bt Gen-Next CA 120/8 in 20 overs (Md. Ishaaq 46, Aravind 3/27).


Adambakkam CA 105/7 in 20 overs (Hithesh 30, Prajesh Rajan 4/17) lost to Unique CA 106/1 in 12.4 overs (Kanishka Arvind 51*, SR Thirunarayanan 45*)

Semi-Final: Adambakkam CA 139/5 in 20 overs (Aravinth Raj 46, Aneek Kumar 27*, Seshadhri 3/20) bt AVM CA 134/5 in 20 overs (Seshadhri 63) Asiatic Transformers 113/7 in 20 overs (Abhinayan 45, Krishna Navik 29, Prajesh Rajan 3/15) lost to Unique CA 114/3 in 16.5 overs (Kanishka Arvind 42, Prajesh Rajan 31*)

SPECIAL AWARDS: Under-15: best batsman: Md. Ishaaq; best bowler: Kamal Raj; best fielder: SM Raagul; best wicket-keeper: Anirudh; player of the series: SR Athish; man of the final: Chirag Sridhar

UNDER-13: BEST BATSMAN: Abhinayan; best bowler: Prajesh Rajan; best fielder: Prasidh Ram; best wicket-keeper: Tamizhselvan; player of the final: Prajesh Ranjan; player of the series: Seshadhri.