Wicket- keeper batsman from Mysuru Zone Kruthik Krishna, who hails from Mandya, represented Karnataka in the Vinoo Mankad Trophy – Elite Group A & B U-19 All-India Tournament 2019-20 at Lalbhai Contractor Stadium in Surat recently and gave a dazzling performance with the willow and behind the stumps which helped Karnataka register a big 123-run win over Rajasthan. Left-hand batsman Kruthik Krishna scored 75 n.o. (49b, 9×4, 4×6) and took four catches and effected two stumpings. Batting first, Karnataka scored 239 for nine in 50 overs. In reply, Rajasthan were bowled out for 116 in 33 overs.
Karnataka: 239 for 9 in 50 overs (Kruthik Krishna 75 n.o., Macheil Norohna 32, K.V. Aneesh 21, Shubhang Hegde 24, M.S. Suthar 3 for 31, M.D. Jaiswal 3 for 37, D.A. Agarwal 2 for 38) bt Rajasthan: 116 in 33 overs (A. Sharma 30, Vidyadhar Patil 3 for 20, Shubhang Hegde 2 for 30, Paras Gurbax Arya 4 for 18).