Jolly Rovers-Chemplast Sanmar lifted the VA Parthasarathy Memorial trophy beating Vijay CC by 3 wickets at the IIT Chemplast grounds on 11 August 2014. The Rovers’ triumph follows its win over the same opponent in the final of the TNCA first division league this year.
Jolly Rovers, with its formidable batting line-up, got off to a fantastic start with a fine partnership between KH Gopinath (77) and Sheldon Jackson. Later, Piyush Chawla (31) essayed some bright strokes. On a sluggish surface, runs became harder as the innings progressed.
Gopinath was adjudged the Player of the Tournament and Man of the Final. K Srikkanth, former India Test Captain was the Chief Guest. RI Palani, Joint Secretary TNCA, and State Chief Selector S Sharath were present on the occasion.