36th State Youth Basketball Championship : Preliminary matches kick starts
Thodupuzha, 24th April: Dhronacharya K P Thomas inaugurated the 36th edition of Kerala State Youth Basketball Championship .at Shanthal Jyothi Public School Flood lit Indoor Stadium Muttam.
In the preliminary matches of the day in Girls division Pathanathitta girls got better of Palakkad 32-22 and in another match in Boys division Kollam defeated Malapuram 32-20.
The four day championship will feature teams from 14 District in boys section and 13 district teams for Girls section.The championship will be played on a knock out basis.
The State Championship will be a prelude to the 36th Youth National Championship to be held at Coimbatore from 14th to 21st May .
Detailed Scores : Day 1
• Pathanamthitta -32(Thalitha Marium 13) bt Palakkad- 22
• Kollam- 32 (Jeff J Philip 12) bt Malapuram-20(Sumesh K Mohanan12)