Free Press Journal

Close wins for NBA ‘B’ & GKP


Mumbai : NBA ‘B’ and Ghatkopar Krida Pratishthan junior boys and Andheri YMCA men registered narrow wins in the NBA basketball tournament, at the Bachoo Khan Municipal playground, Nagpada on Wednesday.

Hosts NBA, who led 18-6 at half-time, faced a stiff second half challenge against a determined Borivali YMCA who were led by top scorer Prabhat Das who fired 29 points in a lost battle. In another exciting junior boys tie, GKP edged past Mastan YMCA ‘B’ 42-38, after leading 20-17 at half-time, in a contest that went down to the wire.