Actor Aishwarya Rajesh was present at the men’s finals of the 68th National Basketball Championship held on the 24th January 2018 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium. The finals saw the hosts Tamilnadu take on Services. The actor was welcomed with a loud applause from the audience as she walked around wishing the players from Tamilnadu and Services the best of luck for the finals.
68th Senior National Championship for Men and Women : The 68th Senior National Championship for Men and Women will be held at the JLN Stadium, Chennai, Tamil Nadu from 17th to 24th January 2018. The Championship is being organised by the Tamil Nadu Basketball Association under the aegis of the Basketball Federation of India. The centre of attraction would be the number of International players participating in this Championship, increasing the level of competition.
The prestigious Championship will feature the best basketball talent from various Indian States and Union territories and will be played in a league cum knockout format. This Championship is one of the biggest and most important basketball events in the country every year because it plays a major role in the selection process for the Senior Indian Men’s and Women’s teams based on the player performances.