Gyan Bharti lift Bon-Ton cricket title
|New Delhi, October 30
Superb all-round performances by skipper Manav Sharma (43, 4 for 65 and 4 for 85) and Ankur Julka (89 n o, and 3 for 42) helped Gyan Bharati School to lift the Bon-Ton Trophy for the first time since the tournament started six years back by defeating Modern School, Barakhamba by 40 runs.
Electing to bat first, Gyan Bharati School at one time were 80 for 5, but a match saving partnership of 89 runs between Chetan Logani (42) and Kushal Sthapak (41) helped them to reach 201 all out in 59.2 overs.
Sanjeev Madan during the toss with Surya Azad and Manav Sharma.
CEAT announces cricket rating awards
New Delhi, October 30
CEAT Cricket Rating yesterday announced the winners of the 8th Annual CEAT International Cricket Rating Awards for the year 2002-2003. The awards, a-la Oscars for the international cricket fraternity, are to recognise the sterling performance across 8 categories. The awardees will be honoured with exclusive trophies and prize money worth rupees two million.
|Bollywood actress Sonali Bendre presenting the trophy to players of Kirori Mal College, where she witnessed a basketball competition in the Capital on Thursday.
— A Tribune Photograph
||Players of Govt Model Sr Secondary School, Jalandhar and Army Boys Sports BRC Danapur during the 32nd Junior Nehru Hockey Tournament at Shivaji Stadium in the Capital on Thursday.
— Photo by Kamal Singh.
Cyber Media Cricket tourney from November 1
New Delhi, October 30
The Cyber Media Cricket Tournament, the popular annual event, organised by Cyber Media India Ltd. (CMIL), will be held in the Capital from November 1 to January 4, 2004.
Neha clinches U-12 title in TT
Sonepat, October 30
Neha of Sirsa clinched the title of under-12 girls’ section of Haryana State Table Tennis Championship by defeating Rashu also of Sirsa by 11-1, 11-8, 6-11 and 11-7. Third place of this section went to Minakshi of Bhiwani who defeated Anchal of Sirsa by winning three out of four sets.
Inter-University Softball Championship
Rohtak, October 30
Delhi University and M. D. University (MDU) won their matches convincingly in the men and women sections respectively of the 10th All India Inter-University Softball Championship being held at Maharshi Dayanand University. Delhi University defeated Utkal University with 13-0 margin.
Rahil Ganjee extends lead at HT Pro Golf
Gurgaon, October 30
Rahil Gangjee fired six birdies but still submitted a card of two under 70. Yet, it was enough for the Kolkata-based pro to extend his lead to two strokes at the end of the third round of the Rs 8-lakh HT Pro Golf 2003, the seventh leg of the Hero Honda Indian Golf Tour at the Classic Golf Resort today.