06-OCT-2019: Basketball Championship: AMU continues winning streak
Aligarh, October 6: Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) continued its winning streak on the third day of the 59th UP State Senior Basketball Championship-2019 with the boys team winning both their fixtures against Baghpat and Ghaziabad comprehensively, while the girls team managed a clinical finish in their encounter with Saharanpur.
AMU boys defeated Baghpat 84-50 and Ghaziabad 69-39, while AMU girls triumphed against Saharanpur 32-17.
In the other six matches of the boys tournament, Lucknow recorded a one-sided 80-17 win against Banaras, Northeastern Railway won both their matches against Gorakhpur Hostel and Banaras by 43-32 and 77-62 respectively, Ghaziabad defeated Bareily 89-66, Meerut won their fixture with Gorakhpur 91-56 and DLW defeated Seema Surakhsha Bal 41-23.
In the girls tournament, Ghaziabad won against Lucknow in a close 29-25 finish, Gorakhpur defeated Kanpur 34-17, Azamgarh was victorious versus Saharanpur 28-15, Bareily won against Muradabad 27-12, Allahabad defeated Allahabad University 40-15, Aligarh won their match against Muradabad 47-38.
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