Six top Indian basketball clubs, featuring some famous names, will be in Maligaon in Guwahahi (Assam) this week for the an All India Invitational Basketball Championship organised North-East Frontier Railway Sports Association (NFRSA). The tournament (September 25-29th) at the NFRSA Indoor Stadium will be one of the biggest basketball showcases in the North-East of India.
The participating teams are: ONGC (Dehradun), Indian Overseas Bank (Chennai), BSF (Jalandhar), Rail Coach Factory (Kapurthala), Assam Regiment (Shillong) and hosts NFRSA. The six teams have been divided into two groups and the championship will be conducted on a league-cum-knock-out basis.
Here's more via The Assam Tribune Online:
Leading national level cagers, who also represented the country in international championships like Arjun Singh, Gagan Deep Singh, Suresh Kumar, Pratham Singh, Hanuman Singh, Virendra, Murali Krishna are representing their respective teams in this tournament which has been recognised by Basketball Federation of India.
The six teams have been divided into two groups and the championship will be conducted on a league-cum-knock-out basis.