Apr 29, 2018 National
32Nd Federation Cup To Tip Off In Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh From 1St May

Bengaluru, 29th April 2018: The prestigious 32nd Federation Cup will be held at the District Sports Authority in Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh from 1st to 6th May 2018. The best club/state teams from the top 8 states in both the Men’s and Women’s category with addition of the hosts Andhra Pradesh will participate in this 6 day long tournament.  The championship is being organised by the Basketball Association in Andhra Pradesh under the aegis of the Basketball Federation of India.

 

Uttarakhand (ONGC) Men and Chattisgarh Women are the defending champions from the previous version of the championship. Madhya Pradesh has withdrawn from the women’s event paving the way for the entry of Karnataka which had finished ninth at the Senior National Basketball Championship at Puducherry last year. Except for Eastern Railway, the inter Railway championship winner, the remaining eight teams will comprise of the regular State squads in the women’s section. Among the men, the champion unit/club will represent the respective State in the competition.

The winner of the men’s championship will represent India in the Asian Champions Cup, the venue and dates for which are yet to be finalised.

 

Participating Teams: 

 

Men: 

 

  1. ONGC Dehradun (Uttarakhand)
  2. IOB Chennai (Tamil Nadu)
  3. Punjab Police
  4. BSF Jodhpur (Rajasthan)
  5. Custom and Central Excise, Kochi (Kerala)
  6. Hissar Club (Haryana)
  7. MEG Bangalore (Karnataka)
  8. Western Railways (Indian Railways)
  9. Andhra Pradesh

 

Women : 

 

  1. Eastern Railways (Indian Railways)
  2. Kerala
  3. Chattisgrah
  4. Tamil Nadu
  5. Karnataka
  6. Telangana
  7. Delhi
  8. Maharashtra
  9. Andhra Pradesh