Defending champions Podar College retained the Mumbai University’s Inter-Collegiate Cricket Tournament title after defeating Rizvi College by three wickets in the final on Day Three at Sharad Pawar Gymkhana.

Left-arm spinner Karsh Kothari, who claimed seven for 98 in the first innings, was the star in the second innings too as he took a five-wicket haul for 68 runs.

Podar folded out Rizvi, 109 for seven overnight, for 130 and chased the 146 runs target with three wickets to spare in 44.1 overs.