Inter-school cricket: SVIS win Khichadia title
Swami Vivekanand International School (SVIS), Borivli, stunned defending champions Rizvi Springfield (Bandra)
The victorious Swami Vivekanand International School
Swami Vivekanand International School (SVIS), Borivli, stunned defending champions Rizvi Springfield (Bandra), beating them by 60 runs, in the final of the Khar Gymkhana-B Khichadia inter-school cricket tourney for suburban schools at Khar Gymkhana yesterday.
SVIS skipper Suved Parkar excelled with the bat, scoring 71 and then bowled a fine spell of medium-pace bowling to finish with figures 4-62. Manan Zatakia (61) and Gautam Waghela (60 not out). SVIS posted 285 for five in the allotted 45 overs.
In reply, Shoeb Siddiqui’s 62 and Yash Salunkhe’s 49 were not good enough to take Rizvi close to the target and they folded up for 225 in 38.3 overs. SVIS offie Rahul Kesari finished with 4-80.