Sakriya Adhikari (right) of Valley Public School tries to beat past an Oxbridge player


Valley Public, Trinity International College, Xavier International ad Times College began the first Valley Public Inter-college Boys Basketball Tournament campaign with wins here on Tuesday.

The hosts defeated Oxbridge College 44-38 riding on 15 points each from Sakriya Adhikari and Rahul BK. Likewise, Sulav BC scored 16 points as Trinity beat Angels Heart College 41-25, while Xavier outplayed Saipal Academy 35-25 riding on 11 points from Rajiv Ale.

Also, Times recorded a 32-31 victory over Herald International College. A total of eight teams are taking part in the tournament. Earlier, Valley Public School Management Committee President Lil Bahadur Gurung inaugurated the tournament.

A version of this article appears in the print on January 6, 2022, of The Himalayan Times.