Published On : Fri, May 24th, 2013
Sports News | By Nagpur Today Nagpur News

DKM, SNG girls to play in finals of District Level Basketball tourney for the trophy

Nagpur News: The Dharampeth Krida Mandal (DKM) reached the finals in the District Level Basketball Tournament being held at Shankar Nagar-based DKM Basketball Club court in girls section. DKM girls, Mugdha Amravatkar and Maithili Pantavane with their brilliant display of skills, carved out a humiliating defeat for Pande Layout Sports Club(PLSC). The DKM girls smashed PLSC by a margin of 30-13 (6-0, 5-4, 9-1, 10-8) and emerged victorious handsomely in the semi-final of the tournament jointly organized by Nagpur District Basketball Association and Dharampeth Krida Mandal.

In another semi-final, Shivaji Nagar Gymkhana (SNG) girls, too, created a spot in the finals by defeating Swastik Krida Sangh (SKS) girls in an excellent game. Now, the finals would be contested by DKM and SNG girls for the coveted trophy which will be held on Friday (May 24) in the evening at 6 pm.

In the boys section, Nagpur Amateur Sports Association (NASA), too, reached the finals the District Level Basketball Tournament being held at Shankar Nagar-based DKM Basketball Club court. The NASA boys made the mockery of Hanuman Krida Mandal (HKS) when they drubbed HKS by a huge margin 42-24 (9-3, 9-8, 9-7, 15-6). With the victory, NASA emerged the first teat to bag a place in the finals of the tournament in boys section. The NASA boys Anuj Nathani and Prateek Bidwaikar scored 13 and 12 goals respectively.