Srikaran powers Swetha Riders to victory

Riding on Srikaran’s quick-fire 85 runs, Swetha Riders recorded an easy nine-wicket win against Incredible Nanda Foods in the Swachh Karimnagar Premier League.

By Author   |   Published: 21st Apr 2017   8:54 am
Super Sai Ram Granites’ M Shekar receiving the Man of the Match award for his all-round show of 97 runs and two wickets for 16 against Whackers Pochampad.

Karimnagar: Riding on Srikaran’s quick-fire 85 runs, Swetha Riders recorded an easy nine-wicket win against Incredible Nanda Foods in the Swachh Karimnagar Premier League cricket match at SRR College Ground on Thursday.

Batting first, Incredible Nanda Foods were restricted to a total of 111 in the stipulated 20 overs. In reply, Swetha Riders romped home to victory in 16.1 overs with major contribution from Srikaran.

Meanwhile in another encounter, M Shekar’s all-round display of 97 runs and two wickets (2/16) helped Super Sai Ram Granites notch up a huge 141 run win over Whackers Pochampad at Dr Ambedkar Stadium.

Brief Scores: Incredible Nanda Foods 111/9 in 20 overs lost to Swetha Riders 115/1 in 16.1 overs (Srikaran 85); Prasad Smashers 139 in 18.2 overs (Susheel 63) bt Eclat Strikers 129/8 in 20 overs; Robust Nandi Tyres &Tubes 77/8 in 13.1 overs (Ashok 2/14) lost to Royal Iris World 81/5 in 12 overs (Ashok 22); Super Sai Ram Granites 174/9 in 20 overs (M Shekar 97) bt Whackers Pochampad 33/7 in 20 Overs (M Shekar 2/16); Sri Chaitanya Stars 153/5 in 20 overs (Kiran 64) bt SVG Swaggers 145/9 in 20 overs; VRS Blasters 143/7 in 18 overs (D Kishore 41) bt Chalmeda Chargers 71/9 in 12.5 overs (D Kishore 3/25).