Bengaluru, November 10: Ali Abbas and Meghna will lead the Karnataka U-13 boys and girls basketball teams respectively in the 35th Sub Junior (U-13) National basketball championships to be held in Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, from November 12 to 17.
Teams: Boys: Shamanth, Ashwin (both Vimanapura), Ali Abbas (Captain), Dhruva, Abhijit (all Beagles), Nihal, Pranav (both JSC), Avinash (BCBC), Vivek (Young Bulls), Krishna (Bharath SU), Shashank (Koramangala), Meeth (Viveks). Coach: Sunny Sebastian. Asst. Coach: Aditya.
Girls: Aishwaraya (DYES, Vijaypura), Adya (Rajmahal), Vybhavi N (Beagles), Arshe Razdan (Young Orions), Karishma, G. Adya (both Mounts), Meghna (Captain), Yashaswini, (both DYES, Mandya), Shikshitha, Lavanya Sharma (both Bharath sU), Shreya, Aditi N. (both JSC). Coach: Umashankar. Manager: H. Prabhudev.
Association Cup from November 18
Over 80 teams will feature in the Association Cup 2018 Basketball tournament for senior men and women to be held at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium courts from November 18 to 23.
A total of 54 men’s teams and 27 women’s teams will battle it for top honours in the six-day event.