August 14, 2011
Mahindra NBA Challenge returns to Bangalore for 2nd Season
After a successful opening season and a promising start to their second edition in Mumbai, Delhi and Ludhiana, the Mahindra NBA League Challenge returns to Bangalore, promising exciting action. The league, to be held at the Sri Kantaveera Stadium from August 13 to September 30, will have 96 teams participating, as compared to last year’s 76.
With the addition of sub-junior category (12-13 years), matches will be played in four age groups, with youth (14-16 years), junior (16-18) and senior (19 and above), being the other three. The league will culminate with the All-Star game from Sept 30 to Oct 2.
“We have more teams, more venues, more matches, more action and it’s all going to be good for Indian basketball,” said Akash Jain, Senior Director of Business Development and Partnerships for NBA India.