Ludhiana, August 14
Sanatan Vidya Mandir Senior Secondary School, Civil Lines, team routed SDP Senior Senior Secondary School, Hazoori Road, by eight wickets to get a berth in the final of the PAU Zone Schools Cricket Tournament (u-19) being organised by the education department at the Government Model Senior Secondary School ground, PAU, here today.
Batting first, SDP School scored 114 runs for the loss of seven wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. The main contributors were Ajay (33), Pankaj (19) and Aditya (16). For Sanatan Vidya Mandir School, Sahil, Jatin and Yogesh Manral chipped in with two wickets each while Deepak Bansal grabbed one wicket.
Sanatan Vidya Mandir Senior Secondary School made the required runs (115) in 15 overs after losing just one wicket. Deepak Bansal made a quickfire 75 runs. He faced 51 deliveries and hit five hits to the fence and three towering sixes. Shahzada made 21 runs while Yogesh Manral contributed 10 runs. For SDP School, Jaideep captured one wicket for 23 runs while Aditya took one for 21.