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All India Basketball Tourney from June 5 to 9 at Coimbatore

All India Basketball Tourney from June 5 to 9 at Coimbatore

Coimbatore District Basketball Association has been successfully conducting the All India Basketball Tournament for Men for the past 56 years and for Women for the past 20 years. 

This year the 57th Nachimuthu Gounder Cup for Men

21st C.R.I Pumps Trophy for Women will be held from 5th to 9th June 2024 in the new international standard semi-indoor sports stadium at Coimbatore.

Eight leading teams of the country have been selected for the Men's tournament and they include Chennai – Income Tax, Chennai – Indian Bank, Bangalore – Bank of Baroda, Lucknow – UP Police, New Delhi – Central Secretariat, Chennai – Layalo Team, Trivandrum – Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) and Coimbatore – Coimbatore District Basketball Association (CDBA).

For the Women's tournament, the eight teams selected are Trivandrum – Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB), Mumbai - Central Railways, Mumbai – Western Railways, Chennai – Southern Railways, Chennai – Rising Star, Kolkata – Eastern Railway, Secunderabad – South Central Railway and Coimbatore – Coimbatore District Basketball Association (CDBA).

The winning teams in Men &Women section will be awarded cash prizes.

The inaugural function is scheduled on 5th June 2024 at 5.30 pm. The Chief Guest of the inaugural function Mr. Manikcam, Chairman, Sakthi Group and Guest of Honour is Mr. G. Selvaraj, President, CDBA & Managing Director, C.R.I. Group will preside over the inaugural function. The valedictory function is scheduled on 9th June 2024 at 8.00 pm.