Himalayan Whitehouse lifted the title of the Akhil Cup Men´s National Basketball Championship on Friday defeating Morgan College 53-37 in the final. Rishi Robertson top scored 17 points in the match. He was also the top scorer of the tournament with a total of 125 points. The winning team bagged a purse of Rs 51,000 while the runner-up received Rs 30,000.
In the third place playoff, Prime College defeated Ace 46-28 in the match held at Minbhavan, Kathmandu. Prime received Rs 20,000. Altogether 83 teams had participated in the tournament.