May 11, 2011

Tremendous Trio basketball tournament concludes in Bangalore

The Bharath Sports Union Grounds in Malleshwaram, Bangalore, played host to the first-ever 3-on-3 basketball tournament - 'Tremendous Trio', on May 7-8, 2011. The tournament was held for basketball players from several different clubs, colleges, schools, and corporates from around Bangalore, and competitions were held in Senior Men, Senior Women, U16 Boys, and U16 Girls categories.

The competition was held under flood lights at the ground in Malleshwaram, and saw an overwhelming response, as around 120 teams and 420 players took part in the two-day event. Each team was allowed three starters plus an option of a fourth substitute player.

The finals of the four categories of the tournament was played from 5 PM onwards on Sunday, May 8th. The winning teams were 'Cheers' (Senior Men), 'Bleed Blue' (Senior Women), 'Vivek's Cottons' (U16 Boys), and 'Power Puff' (U16 Girls).

Final Results

  • Senior Men: Cheers 47 bt. Nanmagans 41
  • Senior Women: Bleed Blue 35 bt. Anna Hazare Bharath 20
  • U16 Boys: Vivek's Cottons 42 bt. Anna Hazare Bharath 40
  • Senior Men: Power Puff 34 bt. Immaculate Club 14

    A cash prize was given to all the finalists and Former Indian Captain and Vice President of Karnataka State Basketball Association (KSBA), Shri. R. Rajan and Sri. J.E. Mohan , Jt. Secretary, KSBA were at the occasion as chief guests for the final event.

    1. Hello, I am from Mongolia and is currently living in Delhi. I am curious if there was a Mongolian team. If so, how were they? There are lots of Mongolians studying. Response would be really appreciated.

    2. I'm sorry - I'm not aware if any Mongolian team participated

    3. When it will be held this year

    4. Happy to see this news update. I was part of the Cheers team who won the tournament that year... Thank you.