Andhra University, Vice-Chancellor, GSN Raju inaugurated the Diamond Jubilee Outdoor Stadium © Getty Images (Representational Image)
Andhra University, Vice-Chancellor, GSN Raju inaugurated the Diamond Jubilee Outdoor Stadium © Getty Images (Representational Image)

Visakhapatnam: Jan 19, 2015

Andhra Postal Circle defeated Odisha Circle by 36 runs in the inaugural match of the 28th All-India Postal T20 cricket tournament here today.

Andhra Pradesh Circle scored a healthy 207/2 in 20 overs, while Odisha Circle could manage only 171/8 in their stipulated overs. S Kranthi starred with the bat for AP, scoring a fluent 110 in just 66 balls.

In other matches: Gujarat beat Bihar, Jammu Kashmir beat Chhattisgarh, Assam beat Kerala, Delhi beat Himachal Pradesh and Tamil Nadu beat Maharashtra.

Earlier, Vice-Chancellor of Andhra University GSN Raju inaugurated the Diamond Jubilee Outdoor Stadium. Fourteen Postal Circles (States) are participating in the event whose final will be played on January 23.