Geethu Anna Rahul: "I want to be a role model for other youngsters."
John Wooden: “It isn't what you do, but how you do it.”
Vishesh Bhriguvanshi: “I never imagined I’ll be leading the national team.”
Pratham Singh: “My teammates are like my family.”

Indian women’s basketball team set to depart for William Jones Cup

The women’s team will depart in the wee hours of 4th July, and arrive in Chinese Taipei in the afternoon. Their first game is against New Zealand, on 5th July at 1500 hrs(local time).

34th Youth National Basketball Championship Day 3- Six teams through to the quarterfinals; Telangana sides knocked out

Rajvi Desai of MP was especially prolific, scoring 38 points in the close 62-57 win that has already guaranteed them a spot in the quarterfinals

34th Youth National Basketball Championship Day 2- Karnataka girls & Maharashtra boys stay unbeaten; Telangana teams post wins

Maharashtra boys beat Chhattisgarh by 1 point, 54-53. This was after they upset Tamil Nadu yesterday 69-67. Maharashtra is now 2-0 and is the top placed team in Group B, with 2 matches still to be played.

34th Youth National Basketball Championship tips off in Hyderabad

Defending Champs Tamil Nadu girls have opened with an easy win over Rajasthan, while Punjab and Karnataka boys too have registered important victories.

34th Youth National Basketball Championship to tip off in Hyderabad from 1st July

The Championship will feature 26 boys’ teams and 25 girls’ teams in the U16 age group, from various Indian States and Union territories, and will be played in a league cum knockout format.

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FIBA Women's Asia Cup 2017

India at the FIBA Women's Asia Cup 2017

23-29 July, Bengaluru, Karnataka


39th William Jones Cup

15-23 July, Chinese Taipei

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