Bengaluru, November 6: In a rain-curtailed final, Bangalore Occasionals overcame Jawahar Sports Club (1) to win the KSCA Group I – I, II and III Division U-14 Years Inter-Club cricket tournament on Tuesday.
Played at the Alur ground, Jawahar Sports Club managed to post 178 for 9. Niranjan N tope-scored with an unbeaten 36 while Abhi Karthik made 30. Tejas V took three wickets while Aaryan Santosh and Shikhar Shetty bagged two wickets each.
In chase of the modest total, Bangalore Occasionals were cruising at 142 for 3 in 33.5 overs before the heavens opened. Aaryan Shriyan (28), Aaryan Bhatnagar (39), Harshawardhan K (28 not out) and Johann Richard (37) were the main contributors for the winners. Niranjan N took two wickets.
Occasionals were adjuged winners virtue of better run rate.
Brief scores (final): Jawahar Sports Club (1): 178 for 9 in 50 overs (Likith S 21, Niranjan N 36 not out, Abhi Karthik 30, Aaryan Santosh 2/24, Shikhar Shetty 2/30, Tejas V 3/23) lost to Bangalore Occasionals: 142 for 3 in 33.5 overs (Aaryan Shriyan 28, Aaryan Bhatnagar 39, Harshawardhan K 28 not out, Johann Richard 37, Niranjan N 2/31) by better run rate.