Punjab, Chhattisgarh set up title clash in youth basketball

Updated: Jun 08, 2010, 11:01 AM IST

Tiruchirappalli: Punjab will take on
Chhattisgarh while Kerala and Uttar Pradesh clash in the boys
and girls finals respectively of the 27th National Youth
Basketball Championships underway here.

In the boys semifinals tonight, Punjab ousted holders
Madhya Pradesh 69-54 while last year runner-up Chhattisgarh
pipped hosts Tamil Nadu 69-67 to set up the title clash.

In the girls section, Uttar Pradesh trounced holders Tamil
Nadu 73-49 and Kerala outplayed Maharashtra 65-46.

Both the finals will be played tomorrow evening.