Brihaspati triumph

KATHMANDU: Brihaspati Vidyasadan, Chandbagh, and Valley Public registered victories in the girls’ section matches of the fourth Brihaspati Cup Inter-school Mini Basketball Tournament here on Sunday.

The ‘B’ team of the hosts defeated Aksharaa School 14-3 riding on seven points from Sangya Thapa, while Chandbagh ‘B’ beat Brihaspati ‘A’ 11-4 and Valley Public registered a 11-8 victory over Chandbagh ‘A’.

In the boys’ section matches played at the Brihaspati courts, Angels’ Heart beat Chandbagh 40-16, Pushpa Sadan outplayed Little Angels’ 20-4 and Nalanda registered a 8-6 victory over Brihaspati.

A total of 24 teams — 12 each in boys’ and girls’ sections — are taking part in the U-12 age-group tournament.

Earlier, Brihaspati VidyaSadan President Purushottam Raj Joshi and chief advisor Murari Nidhi Tiwari inaugurated week-long event.