Published On : Tue, Jul 30th, 2013
Sports News | By Nagpur Today Nagpur News

DKM’s Shreya in probables for Sub-Jr national basketball

Nagpur News: Shreya Dandekar of Dharampeth Krida Mandal (DKM) has been selected as a probable player to represent Maharashtra in the forthcoming National Sub-Junior Basketball Championship slated to be held at Patna, Bihar, from August 18.

The national tournament has been organized by Basketball Federation of India (BFI).

A fine ball handler, Shreya represented Nagpur and displayed excellent skills in the Maharashtra State Inter-District Basketball Championship held recently at Dombivali, Gymkhana.

Shreya is a student of Bhavan’s BVM, Shrikrishna Nagar, and practices at the DKM courts in Shankar Nagar. She is being imparted coaching by Amit Sampat and Dheeraj Kadao.

Daughter of Harish and Nisha Dandekar, Shreya for the first time has been selected as probable player for the national tourney.

The preparatory camp for the national tourney will be held at Dombivali Gymkhana. For the camp 16 players from across Maharashtra have been selected and the camp is scheduled to begin from August 5.

For her achievement, president of Nagpur District Basketball Association (NDBA), also the president of DKM, Sandip Joshi, treasurer of Maharashtra State Basketball Association (MSBA) Anup Rajurkar, secretary DKM Ravindra Kulkarni and all club members congratulated Shreya.