40 points from Rishi Robertson of Whitehouse Club was not enough for his team to win the title of the 1st Nepal National Club Level Basketball Championship here at Kathmandu, Nepal. NASA Club Lifted the Men’s Title defeating Whitehouse Club 98 – 83 in the Men’s Final played at National Sports Council Covered Hall, Kathmandu, Nepal with the help of Joel Debortoli’s 32 pts. NASA received Nrs. 25,000 as cash prize along with winners trophy while Whitehouse received Nrs. 15,000 with runners up trophy. Joel Debortoli is adjusted the MVP of the Men’s category of the Championship.
The championship is organized by Nepal Basketball Association. This is the first edition of the championship and team is allowed to play 3 foreigners in their team. Top 6 Men’s and 6 Women’s team were invited to compete in the inaugural edition of the championship. National Sports Council member secretary Mr. Yuvraj Lama handed over the trophies for the winner and runners up team. The women’s final will be played on Friday.
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