The 9th Mahatma Hansraj Invitational Basketball Tournament kicked off today in high spirits.
After the opening ceremony, the first match was between Hindu College and SGTB Khalsa College, which Hindu won by a scoreline of 69-60. At 10.30 A.M. the Alumni relieved their old days at the basketball court, facing Kirori Mal College. However, they lost 62-54 to them.
Then the home team kickstarted thier campaign in a high scoring game against St Stephens. Hasnraj ran out as the winners by a scoreline of 71-65 thanks to thunderous performances by Sahil Delu and Rohan Sehrawat.
The last game was between IGS and Ramjas. The scorching heat in no way dampened the mood of the match. Aarav and Sanju Deshwal performed well for Ramjas and they won the game convincingly by 54-47.
The action continues tomorrow and the fixtures for the remaining of the tournament are as follows :
|8.30 AM||Khalsa vs IGS|
|9.30 AM||HRC Alumni vs St. Stephens|
|10.30 AM||Hindu vs Ramjas|
|11.30 AM||Hansraj vs Kirori Mal|
|8.30 AM||Hindu vs IGS|
|9.30 AM||Hansraj Vs Hansraj Alumni|
Khalsa vs Ramjas
|11.30 AM||St. Stephens vs Kirori Mal|
|2.30 PM||Winner Pool A vs Runner Up Pool B|
|3.30 PM||Runner Up Pool A vs Winner Pool B|
Stay tuned for more updates!