Hyderabad: The undefeated Hyderabad team scored a narrow two-wicket win over hosts Andhra in their final league match to emerge champions in the South Zone Inter-State under-16 girls (30 overs) tournament in Vizianagaram on Wednesday.
They topped the table with 20 points with five wins out of five wins to take the honours.
Batting first, Andhra were bundled out for a poor total of 90 run with h major contribution coming from V Pushpalath, who made 56. In reply, Hyderabad ran into rough weather before recording a win with three balls to spare. S Manasa’s four-wicket haul went in vain as she could not help her side from restricting Hyderabad.
Meanwhile, Hyderabad and Kerala settled for a draw in the South Zone Inter-State tw-day under-14 boys tournament in Goa.
South Zone Inter-State:
U-16: Andhra 90/6 in 30 overs (V Pushpalath 56; G Trisha 2/6, Laxmi Prasanna 2/18) lost to Hyderabad 91/8 in 29.3 overs (Trisha Poojitha 42; S Manasa 4 /17, Sindhuja 2/20)
Hyderabad Under-14 169 in 84.1 overs (Adnan Ahmed 28, Balaji Reddy 40, Abi Biju 5/40, Anuraj 2/47) & 92 for 7 in 56.4 overs (Shiva 50 no, Gautam Mohan 3/14) drew with Kerala Under-14 102 in 59 overs (Adnan Ahmed 2/27, Mayank Gupta 3/23, Shiva 3/15)