11th Open Basketball Tournament

11th Open Basketball Tournament

Players in action during the match between Orca and St Joseph’s College on May 17. (Photo Courtesy/Menuseo Max Khieya)

Stallions, Orca, TMB, and Amplified book semi final berths

Our Correspondent

Kohima | May 17


Stallions, Orca, TMB and Amplified today booked their semi final berths after registering wins in their respective quarter final matches here at the ongoing 11th Open Basketball Tournament 2019 at Khuochiezie, Kohima Local Ground.


In the first quarter final, Stallions overpowered Jumpers 90 – 29 while Orca 80 trounced St Joseph’s College Jakhama 80-62 in the second quarter finals.


TMB also moved into the semi finals after beating Taurus 74 – 65 in the 3rd quarter final. In the last quarter final match, Amplified defeated Elite Basketball Team 66 – 62.


Alongla Kaurinta , Deputy Commandant of the 10th IRB was the match patron of the day. Meanwhile, the semi finals on May 18 will start from 5:00pm onwards.

Semi finals (May 18)

1st Semi Final
Stallions vs TMB

2nd Semi Final
Orca vs Amplified