Md. Sp. juniors begin well
Calcutta: Mohammedan Sporting began their campaign with victories in the under-11, under-15 and under-17 categories of All India Pepsi Trophy in Bangalore Wednesday. However, the seniors lost to Pepsi XI by four wickets, according to information received here.
U-11 — Mohammedan Sporting 180 in 30 ovs. (Santosh Sabanayakan 64; P. Akash 3/20). Pepsi XI 140/6 in 30 ovs. (Amir Ali Nawaz 4/70). Mohammedan Sporting won by 40 runs.
U-15 — Anand Sweets 141/8 (Sridhar 38; Debashish Biswas 3/19). Mohammedan Sporting 142/1 (Kapil Singh 50, Sufian Khan 59 n.o.) Mohammedan Sporting won by nine wickets.
U-17 — Mohammedan Sporting 237/4 (Neelabh Chatterjee 94, Majid Khan 52). ADS Club Bangalore 113 (S. Alam 4/20, Mohammed Irfan 3/20). Mohammedan Sporting won by 124 runs.
Seniors — Mohammedan Sporting 120 (Ujjal Karmakar 48). Pepsi XI 124/6 (Rajendran 55) Pepsi XI won by four wickets.
TODAY IN SPORT
CRICKET: Pepsi CAB Ambar Roy sub-junior semi-finals at the Eden Gardens from 8 am.
BASKETBALL: Milo Junior state meet at the Rakhi Sangha premises from 4 pm.
SOCCER: U-19 NFL: East Bengal vs Indian Bank (East Bengal); Tollygunge Agragami vs JCT (Md. Sp.). Matches from 4 pm.
SOCCER: The Telegraph-Haywards 5000 Merchants’ Cup — SAIL vs Apeejay Surrendra, CA-TCG Software vs Shaw Wallace; Netguru Info vs The Telegraph; Hutchison Telecom vs Berger (7 pm); ONGC vs Digital Think; Bata India Ltd vs HCL Infosys; Aptech Ltd. Vs Tata Steel B; Seimens vs Oberoi Hotels (7:30 pm); J. Thomas vs Bluet Star; CESC vs HDFC Bank; British High Comm vs Indian Aluminium; Sanjeevani Projects vs O&M (87 pm). Matches at CC&FC.