Ajay bags a hat-trick in two-day cricket league

In another match, despite K Abhilash’s (7/85) seven-wicket haul, Oxford Blues rode on Varun Reddy’s ton (121) to beat Manchester by one wicket.

By Author  |  Sports Bureau  |  Published: 12th Jul 2019  11:12 pm

Hyderabad: N Ajay bagged eight wickets (8/24), including a hat-trick, against Cheerful Chums to help Warangal team register a 252-run victory in the HCA A2 Division Two-day league match on Friday.

In another match, despite K Abhilash’s (7/85) seven-wicket haul, Oxford Blues rode on
Varun Reddy’s ton (121) to beat Manchester by one wicket.

Meanwhile, Balaji CC secured a 65-run win over Galaxy as Shaunak Kulkarni’s (6/69) efforts with the ball went in a losing cause.

Brief Scores: Group I (Pool B): Mega City 340 in 74.1 overs drew with Crown; Adilabad 272 in 55 overs bt Deccan Wanderers 68 in 33.5 Overs (N Rakesh Goud 5/14); Nizamabad 118 in 38.3 overs (Vamshi 56, Venkat 7/24) lost to Team Speed 121/2 in 32.5 overs; Baalaji CC 318 in 76.2 overs (Naidu 50, Shashank 52, Romith 50, Preetam 3/87, Shaunak Kulkarni 6/69) bt Galaxy 253 in 72.1 overs (Kaushik Reddy 71, Preetam
Reddy 47, Arjun 3/73, Shashank 3/27).

Group II (Pool B): Manchester 233 in 61 overs lost to Oxford Blues 238/9 in 60.3 overs (M Varun Reddy 121, K Abhilash 7/85); Karimnagar 266 in 64.4 overs (M Ajay 81, P Raghava 4/52, Hussam Ali Khan 3/35) bt Elegant 87 in 32.5 overs (Kishore 3/24, Y Sai Teja 6/18); Agarwal Sr 238 in 42.1 overs (Moiz Dalal 68, M Shashidhar Rao 76, Atul Vyas 5/70, P Vishnu 3/45) bt HUCC 175 in 49.2 overs (Atul Vyas 36, M Harsh 3/37);
Warangal 324 in 69.1 overs (MA Meraj 51, G Pavan 74, N Pavan Reddy 70, Rahul 3/57) bt Cheerful Chums 72 26.4 overs (Sri Madhav 34no, N Ajay 8/36).