Puducherry, Dec 26 (UNI) Indian Railways men and women teams entered the semi-finals of the 58th Senior National Basketball championship here today.
In the quarterfinals played here tonight, while Railways women defeated Kerala 120-49, their men prevailed over Tamil Nadu 97-87.
In the women's section, Chattisgarh and Tamil Nadu entered the last four groups defeating Andhra pradesh and Punjab respectively.
Utharakand men too joined Railways in the semis beating Kerala 87-77.
Results: Women Indian Railways 120 (Geetha Anna Jose 20, Manisha Dange 18, Anita 12) beat Kerala 49 (Anjana 18, Ligi Peter 10) Chattisgarh 117 (Pushpam 37, Aruna Kinto 15,Venu 15) beat Andhra Pradesh 27 Tamil Nadu 67 (Sunita Saran 19, Nithya I P 18) beat Punjab 59 (Sarab Jeeth Kaur 18, Kiran Jeet Kaur 15) UNI XR JT DB2246