Published On : Wed, Sep 11th, 2013
Sports News | By Nagpur Today Nagpur News

Dharampeth Krida Mandal (DKM) retained the Mahila Basketball


Nagpur News: Defending champions Dharampeth Krida Mandal (DKM) retained the Mahila Basketball tournament in the city on Wednesday.

In a thrilling final DKM defeated Shivaji Nagar Gymkhana (SNG) 64-58 to qualify for the divisional championship. Last year DKM girls claimed a bronze medal in the state tourney.

Result (final)

DKM (Maithili Pantawane 27, Navpreet Khurana 10, Mayuri Joshi 9, Nidhi Agrawal 8) bt SNG (Siddha Deshmukh 17, Rucha Aurangabadkar 14, Anushka Nabira 13) 64-58 (9-19, 10-9, 24-11, 21-19)

The District Sports Office organized Mahila Basketball tournament concluded at the Shivaji Nagar Gymkhana (SNG) courts on Wednesday. The tournament was conducted under the Payka Scheme for girls below 25 years and is being conducted across the state by the Director of Sports and Youth Affairs, Pune.