Bhilai, October 3, 2014: The Chhattisgarh boys and girls squads for the 31st Youth (u–16) National Basketball Championships 2014 that will be held in Chandigarh from 7th to 14th October 2014, have been announced by the Chhattisgarh State Basketball Association. Mahima Bharadwaj and Mithun Das will be captaining the girls and boys teams respectively.
Girls: Mahima Bharadwaj (c), Gulphaza Ali, T Divya, Megha Singh, Sonali Dutta, Manisha, Vimala Ikka, K Rajalakshmi, Jyothi (all from Bhilai Steel Plant), Vallabhi Sahu (Rajnandgaon Dist.), Shivangi Pandey (Janjgir Dist.), Khushbhu Asodiya (Durg Dist.). Head Coach: Rajesh Patel, Assistant Coach: Sarjeet Chakraborti (both from Bhilai Steel Plant). Manager: Pooja Chauhan (from Rajnandgaon Dist.)
Boys: Mithun Das (c), Gajendra Kumar Singh, Amit Rai, Jatin Kumar, Kanhaiya, Pankaj Pandey (all from Bhilai Steel Plant), Anurag Dubey, Vishal Badgujar (from Durg District), Mukesh Kumar, Atul Chauhan (Rajnandgaon Dist.), Aabid Hussain (Sarjuja Dist.), Prakash Singh (Raipur Dist.). Head Coach: RS Gaur (from Bhilai Steel Plant); Assistant Coach: Sukhdev Singh (from Durg Dist.), Manager: Rajesh Pandey (Janjgir Dist.)
Also accompanying the two teams as officials will be Virendra Deshmukh (Raipur Dist.), Parashuram and Amal Babu (Durg Dist.)