October 4, 2011
62nd National Basketball Championship for Men & Women will be in Chennai from December 16-24, 2011
The 62nd National Basketball Championship for Men & Women will be organised by the Basketball Federation of India (BFI) in association with the Tamil Nadu Basketball Association (TNBA) from December 16th-24th at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Chennai (Tamil Nadu).
The 'Senior Nationals' are the biggest event in the domestic basketball calender in India: India's top teams and players will be participating in this event in both the Men's and Women's sections, showcasing the finest talent of hoops in the country.
Chennai last hosted the 23rd FIBA Asia Championship for Women in 2009. One of the most basketball-loving cities in the country, Chennai will feature strong host teams and local-based stars.
All participating member units are requested to confirm the participation of their Men/Women team(s) to the Chairman, Technical Commission latest by 15th November, 2011.
The last National Championship was held in New Delhi, and was won once again by Indian Railways in both the Men's and Women's divisions.