Friday, Dec 02, 2022

National Basketball Championships


Hoop and the hype: Meet the promising basketball talent knocking on Team India doors

January 09, 2020 7:59 am

Punjab beat Tamil Nadu in the final, banking on top stars Amjyot Singh and Amritpal Singh, but the 70th national championship threw up performers that weren’t on the hoops map until now.

No-turban rule may well kill basketball in Punjab: Sikh players

January 13, 2015 10:09 am

According to Article 4.4.2 of the official basketball rules, players are only allowed to wear headbands no wider than five centimetres.

Gujarat’s Pethani delivers goods for adopted state

March 06, 2014 12:37 am

Rikin Pethani wasn't a hard choice to be named player of the tournament at the 64th National Basketball Championships.

B’ball: Maharashtra boys triumph

September 24, 2011 2:50 am

Maharashtra boys defeated Andhra Pradesh 61-58 in the final to bag the top honours in the 38th Sub-Junior National Basketball Championships which came to a close in Lucknow on Friday.

Basketball: UP to face Kerala

September 16, 2011 3:29 am

Hosts Uttar Pradesh will face Kerala in its opening match in the 38th Sub-Junior National Basketball Championships which begin at RDSO Stadium,Manak Nagar,Lucknow from Friday.