IOB-CDBA Level 1 basketball league: IOB stuns State Police in inaugural match
Indian Overseas Bank started the championship with a comfortable 72-53 victory over TN State Police on the opening day of the IOB-CDBA Level 1 city league basketball championship for the Ponnappa Nadar Trophy, which is being held at Chennai.
Satish Kumar of IOB was the star performer of the match with 19 points.
In the other match, ICF beat State Bank 54-25.
Mr. R. Ilangovan, Secretary, Tamil Nadu State Basketball Association, inaugurated the championship.
The results : IOB 72 (Sathish Kumar 19, Abileak Paul 16, Ravi Kumar 13, Pratham Singh 13) bt Tamil Nadu Police 53 (Ganesh Prabhu 10, Gunasekaran 10, Ramesh 10, Dinesh Kumar 21); ICF 54 (Ashwin 15, Tony Ylessley 11) bt State Bank 25 (Soundararajan 14) .