Phoenix and Pawanbhoomi Krida Mandal (PKM) boys won their opening matches in Inter Club Invitational Basketball Championship organised by Navyuwak Krida Mandal at Chandan Nagar, here on Thursday.
Phoneix defeated UBA 39-19 in a one-sided affair. After losing first quarter 9-11, Phoneix went on to win 9-4, 12-2, 8-2. Thanks to Sanskar Bhuyarkar who scored highest 14 baskets.
Shubham Nagulwar ably supported him by scoring six. for UBa, SwarooP jichkar and Priyanshu Golonde scored six baskets each. In another one-sided match, PKM drubbed ABC 33-2. Anurag Telrande and Vedant Tumne scored ten points each. Saraswati Kanya Sangh (SKS) girls got walkover against HKM who failed to turn up at the venue.
Boys: Phoenix (Sanskar Bhuyarkar 14, Shubham Nagulwar 6) bt UBA (Swaroop Jichkar 6, Priyanshu Golonde 6) 39-19 (9-11, 9-4, 13-2, 8-2); PKM (Anurag Telrande 10, Vedant Tumne 10) bt ABC (Sarthak Lohe 2) 33-2 (10-0, 12-0, 9-0, 2-2)
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