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.”

FIBA Asia Challenge 2016- India run Japan close in first 5-8 Classification Game; to face Taipei tom

India did well in matching Japan in three out of the four quarters, before the Asian giants prevailed 77-66. India will look to end its FIBA Asia Challenge 2016 on a good note with a final 7-8 classification vs Taipei tomorrow at 3 pm. 

FIBA Asia Challenge 2016- India lose in quarterfinals to defending champs Iran; to play classification games next

After staying within striking distance of Iran until halftime, the senior Indian men’s team ultimately bow out 47-77. 

FIBA Asia Challenge 2016- India beats Kazakhstan to cement spot in quarterfinals

After the 2014 FIBA Asia Cup and the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship, the senior Indian men’s team has progressed to the knockouts for the third straight time. Will face Iran in the QFs on Friday, 16th September evening. 

FIBA Asia Challenge 2016- India stuns China again; faces Kazakhstan tomorrow for a spot in the knockouts

In a repeat of 2014, the senior Indian men’s team beats heavyweights China 70-64, to inch closer to a quarterfinals spot with a game against Kazakhstan remaining. 

FIBA Asia Challenge 2016- India begins round 2 with tough loss to Jordan; remains in hunt for quarterfinals spot

The senior Indian men’s team will next face Group A leaders China, in a rematch from 2014, which India had famously won. 

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31st Federation Cup 2017

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