Central Excise regains title

KOCHI: Central Excise, Kochi, defeated Customs and Central Excise (Jaipur) 60-41 and regained the men's basketball title in the all-India Central Revenue Sports Meet at Lucknow.

T.S. Abhilash (19 points), R. Manoj (16) and Subash Shenoy (11) were the leading scorers for the Kochi side while Dileep Punia (13) was the Jaipur team's main shooter.

In badminton, Kochi Central Excise's K.A. Aneesh and P.V. Raviprasad won the men's doubles title and in table tennis, C.G. Ramachandran and R.S. Rosechandran won the above-50 men's doubles title. — Principal Correspondent