Pokhara—Tops Boarding School has won both the titles of Colonel JP Cross Inter School Men and women Basketball Tournament in Pokhara on Friday.
Defending champion Tops women team defeated Manakamana Boarding School 28-10 in a final match held in the basketball court of Pokhara Stadium. In men’s category, Tops thrashed Bal Kalyan Boarding 71-67.
Both the winner teams bagged Rs 10,000 each as prize that was distributed by chief guest Nepal Army West Division chief Major General Devendra Bahadur Medhasi. Runner up teams got Rs 6,000 each. Nepal Olympic Committee member Tej Gurung distributed them that prize.
Kaski Modernized Academy and Mount Annapurna became third in men and women category respectively. They bagged Rs 4,000 each. Tops’ Deipen Paija Pun and Reshma Tiwari won the prize of best player in their respective category. Highs corers Sushil Gauchan and Mamata Dagaura of same school also got prize. They bagged Rs 1,500 each.