Rourkela, March 21 (LocalWire): The Rourkela Steel Plant team on Thursday defeated Bhilai Steel in a nail-biting final match of the SPSB Inter Steel Plant Basketball Championship 2019.
The winner scored 73 against Bhilai’s 65 to clinch the title at the Ispat Basketball Complex here.
The tournament was organised by Steel Plants Sports Board in partnership with SAIL.
While Rourkela Steel’s executive director D.K. Mohapatra presented the trophy and mementoes to the winning team, general manager A.K. Nayak and DGM B.K. Bhanja presented the trophy and the mementoes respectively to the runners-up team.
Rourkela had defeated RINL in the semifinals. Besides the finalists, teams from TATA Steel, Durgapur Steel, RINL and IISCO Steel participated in the tournament.
Many senior executives of Rourkela Steel, sportspersons and a large number of spectators were present on the occasion.