Jamshedpur, October 26:Sports Department of Tata Steel is conducting the Inter Divisional Basketball Championship from 25th to 27th October 2016 at Basketball Court, JRD Tata Sports Complex.
This is the sixth event of Inter Divisional Championship of 2016 – 2017 season. Nine units are participating in the contest out of 11 which includes West Bokaro, Shared Services, Ironmaking, Long Product, Flat Product, General Offices, Mines Division, Noamundi,FAMD, Sukinda and TKLNR, Kalinganagar.
In the Group B contest played on Wednesday General Offices beat West Bokaro in Semifinal by 36 – 32 points and reached the final. In Group A Mines Division beat FAMD, Sukinda by 29 – 11 in Quarter final.
Mines division and Shared Services match was stopped after 2 quarters of game due to light problem.Rest 2 quarters will be played on Thursday. Score after 2 Quarters remained Shared Services leading by 45 – 39 points against defending champion Mines Division.
The final match will be played on October 27 between General Offices and Mines Division while West Bokaro And Shared Services will fight for 3rd place. Piyush Srivastava, Chief (Land, RM) will be the chief guest for the function.
Ram Kumar, Md. Jamshed, Rakesh Mahato, Vikash Kumar, Ravi Rao, Surjeet were the officials and officials scorer Atul Kumar and Harjot Singh conducted the entire matches of the above championships.