Bengaluru: Hosts Vijaya Bank and Income Tax, Chennai posted dominant wins at the 5th edition of the Mulki Sunder Ram Shetty All-India Basketball Tournament, organised by Vijaya Bank at the Beagles Indoor Basketball Stadium, Malleswaram on Thursday.
Following their wins in the group B clashes, Vijaya Bank and Income Tax, Chennai have cemented their semifinal berths.
Results: Income Tax 90 (G Sivabalan 30 pts, Akilan Pari 18 pts) beat Indian Customs (Pune) 61 (Siddhant Shinde 25 pts, Ajinkya 13 pts) [19-13, 29-24,26-12,16-12]; Vijaya Bank 102 (Anil Kumar 19 pts, Harish 19 pts) beat Telangana 60 (Chandrahas 16 pts, Visu Palani 16 pts) [30-24, 35-09, 26-14, 11-13]; Indian Navy 89 (Vivek Goti 14 pts, A. J. Thomas 14 pts) beat I.C.F. Chennai 51 (G.A. Anto Bethle 15 pts, C. Praveen Kumar 10 pts); Income Tax, Chennai 89 (Siva Balan 20 pts, Akilan 14 pts, P. Jeeva 14 pts) beat Telangana State Team 67 (Visu Palani 19 pts, Nikhil Sai 17 pts)