New Delhi – The third season of the Mahindra NBA basketball Challenge will be hosted here for the first time Oct 4-7.
The first ever Mahindra NBA Challenge’s National Championship will also be held simultaneously at the Thyagraj Stadium, announced the Basketball Federation of India (BFI) Thursday.
The winning teams from the senior and U-18 divisions for both men and women, in each city, will travel to Delhi to compete for the championship.
Three-time NBA Champion Luc Longley will be present throughout the event to host clinics for the qualifying teams.
Longley is the first Australian to have ever played in the NBA. During his eleven-year career, Longley played with the New York Knicks, Phoenix Suns, Chicago Bulls and Minnesota Timberwolves.