ALIGARH || Girls and Boys basketball teams of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) marched to glory on the second day of the 59th UP State Senior Basketball Championship-2019 with clinical finishes in their games against Azamgarh and Lucknow.
AMU Girls defeated Azamgarh 40-31, while AMU Boys triumphed over Lucknow University 68-51.
In rest of the matches of the Girls tournament, the Northeastern Railway and Agra teams defeated Kanpur and Ghaziabad respectively in one-sided encounters with scores of 88-21 and 36-17. Another Aligarh team comfortably overcame Bareily 40-26, while Lucknow foiled Gautambudh Nagar’s progress with the score of 42-33.
In the Boys tournament, Jaunpur exhausted Agra’s efforts by winning the match 59-43, Bareily defeated the Allahabad University in a low-scoring match 39-29, Baghpat stood impressive with a 99-22 victory against Baliya, Gautambudh Nagar survived the Kanpur scare 58-55, Bijnor was triumphant against Allahabad 40-19 and BHU defeated Sonbhadra 49-40.