Vishesh Bhrighuvanshi & Yadwinder Singh barred from playing in Senior Nationals

When Indian sent their top 12 basketball players to the But Uttarakhand, an older team, could really have used the infusion of youth brought by Bhrighuvanshi and Yadwinder in the tournament’s Quarter-Final last night against a more athletic Tamil Nadu side. After holding on to a delicate lead for most of the defensive game, TN had the fresher legs as the game reached it’s last minutes and took the lead to win 56-54 to enter the Semi-Finals and eliminate Uttarakhand.

Meanwhile, Railways, who may have lost a bit of sheen after losing two of their best players, survived an overtime scare against Delhi last night to enter the Semi-Finals. They may have been weakened by the loss of Bhriguvanshi and Yadwinder, but so far, they are still on course to win a fourth straight title.

Edited by Staff Editor
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