26th Federation Cup Basketball Championship

Start date: 
Wed, 03/14/2012 (All day)
End date: 
Sun, 03/18/2012 (All day)
Venue: 
Cochin (Kerala)
Basketball

26th Federation Cup Basketball Championship -

The Bhilai Steel Plant (BSP) men basketball team got direct entry in the 26th Federation Cup Basketball Championship. The 26th Federation Cup has organised. The BSP men team was declared the other day and international basketball player Ajay Pratap Singh was declared the captain of the team.

Sources: Hitavada

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Chhattisgarh map

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Urban Administration and Development Minister Amar Agrawal, Chhattisgarh

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Charandas Mahant Union Minister in Chhattisgarh

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Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh

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