Hyderabad thrashed Karnataka by 69 runs in the South Zone Veterans Cricket Tournament for RVVS Prasad Trophy in Hyderabad on Wednesday.
Put into bat, Hyderabad scored 181 in 35 overs with Raj Kumar (40) and Noel David (unbeaten 33) being the main contributors.
David Johnson, N Umesh and Srinivas Murthy took two wickets each for the visitors.
Khadeer and Chetan Joshi then took three wickets each as Hyderbad restricted Karnataka to 112.
Fazal Khaleel (23) and Srinivas Murthy (35) scored the bulk of the runs for the visitors.
Brief Scores: Hyderabad 181 in 35 overs (R A Swaroop 26, C V Anand 25, Noel David 33 not out, Raj Kumar 40, David Johnson 2 for 32, G N Umesh 2 for 39, Srinvasa Murthy 2 for 41) bt Karnataka 112 in 30.2 overs (Fazal Khaleel 23, Srinivas Murthy 35, Khadeer 3 for 10, Chetan Joshi 3 for 24, Chetan Anand 2 for 26) by 69 run.