Mumbai: Feb 11, 2012
South Zone lifted Vizzy Trophy, the Inter-Universities Inter-Zonal title, after thrashing the North Zone by seven wickets in the four-day final at the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday.
South were the front runners after taking a handy 177-run first innings lead over their rivals and then reducing North to 280 for 7 in the second knock.
South continued their good work by grabbing North's last three wickets for the addition of just 52 runs.
Left with a target of 156 to chase, South made 158 for the loss of three wickets with H Srikanth completing his second half century of the match and Rohan Yadav making an unbeaten 40.
South reached the target in the 42nd over.
Brief scores: North Zone 365 and 332 (Ravinder Singh 48, Dhruv Shaurya 96, Abhishek Gupta 73, H Satyawan 50 not out; S Daniel 6 for 128) lost to South Zone 542 and 158 for 3 (H Srikanth 88, Rohan Yadav 40 not out) by 7 wickets.