SUB JUNIOR (U-13) TEAM FROM MAHARASHTRA WINS GOLD IN BASKETBALL WINS THE MAYOR’S CUP

Pune,7 September,2019: “The Subjunior ( Under 13 ) State Inter District Championship” was be held recently at Nagpur to select the Maharashtra State boys and girls teams for the forthcoming Subjunior National Championship at Cuttak from 3 – 9 Sept 2019 .

The Pune District boys and girls teams participating in this state championship were as follows:

Boys   :

  • Shyivam  Manchanda
  • Chirag Birajdar
  • Megh Atre
  • Aman Bhatiya
  • Manit Agarwal
  • Krrish Kumarshetty
  • Adesh  Gupta
  • Aryan Lakhani
  • Zain Lakhani
  • Badal Rawat
  • Parth Wardhe
  • Mrunmay Borse

Ø  Coach : Arun Pawar

Ø  Astt Coach : Omkar Dharashivkar

Ø  Manager : Lalit Nahata

Girls   :

  • Sara Chopade
  • Akshaya Patil
  • Riya Patwardhan
  • Janhavi Kakade
  • Anaya Bhavsar
  • Prachiti Kirad
  • Shrutika Argade
  • Rashi Pittie
  • Pragati Nawale
  • Arusha Navani
  • Nirmayee Kshirsagar
  • Durva Mupid

Ø  Coach : Suresh Shelar

Ø  Astt Coach : Adil Shaikh

Ø  Manager : Lalit Nahata

 Sub Junior ( Under 13 Finals ) 

 Pune 62 ( Aanaya Bhavsar 26 pts  , Sara Chopade 10 pts , Janhavi Kakade 9 pts ) beat Nagpur 57 ( Sameeksha Chandak 18 , Gunjan Mantri 18 , Samruddhi Agarwal 9 )

  • Quarter wise score : 12 -12 , 9 – 14 , 19 – 10 , 22 – 21.

 Semi Finals Pune played Mumbai Central and in quarter finals they defeated Thane  28 – 09 .On the way to Q Finals Pune teams  defeated Chandrapur 32 – 3 , Mumbai South West 61 – 33 , and Aurangabad .

This team had a 8  preparatory coaching camp at Sardar Dastur Nosherwan Girls School and Deccan Gymkhana Club . total 23 girls took part in this preparatory camp and final 12 players  were  short listed position wise .

The boys under 13 team Pune got 3 rd place .

Boys third place

Pune 74 ( Chirag Birajdar 12 , Adesh Gupta 10 ) beat Mumbai North 42 ( Rajveer Singh 10 , Preet Senghani 8 )

  • Quarter wise score : 19 – 12 , 17 – 16 , 23 – 6 , 15 – 8.