Indian boys and girls crash out of Jr NBA World Championship
By Saumojyoti S Choudhury
Orlando (US), Aug 11 (PTI) India's campaign ended at the Junior NBA World Championship with both the girls' and boys' teams crashing out in the first knock-out round of the Under-14 international tournament at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex inside Walt Disney World here.
The Indian girls, represented by a team from Bengaluru, showed great fight before losing by 31-62 margin against China late last night.
Later in the day, the Indian boys' team from New Delhi were thrashed 29-86 by a combined side of Africa and Middle-East.
The girls, in particular, shone brightly as they outperformed their compatriots by notching up a win in the Jr NBA World Championship, a first of its kind global youth basketball tournament for Under-14 boys and girls from across the world.
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