After success in the past few years in New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, and Bangalore, the Basketball Federation of India (BFI) along with IMG-Reliance will launched the 1st Punjab School Basketball League at the Guru Nanak Stadium in Ludhiana, Punjab, on September 28th. 12 boys’ school teams and 8 girls’ teams from various parts of the state will be taking part. The 3-day tournament will conclude on October 1.
PBA’s general secretary Teja Singh Dhaliwal has announced a cash prize of Rs 75,000 for the champions, Rs 40,000 for first runner-up, and Rs 30,000 for second runner-up, in both categories.
A national school league will be held between the winners from all the different cities in November.