- Beat Devendra Nagar Girls College to seal the semifinal berth
- Boys team lose to Christian College
Raipur, October 21, 2014: Girls team from Digvijay College, Rajnandgaon sealed their semifinal berth on Day Five of the Challenger League of Indian College Basketball League (ICBL) organized by Basketball Federation of India (BFI) in collaboration with IMG-Reliance (IMG-R) in Hyderabad on Monday. They beat Devendra Nagar Girls College 14-4 to seal the spot in last four at the Shri Balaji Vidya Mandir in Raipur.
In the second match in girls category, Mahant College got the better of Durga College by 18-10 thanks to Dipali’s 11 points. With that win, Mahant College girls team have virtually sealed a semi-final berth. They play Government Girls College on October 22. The winner of this match will face Swarupanand College in 1st semis and loser faces Digvijay College in the 2nd semi-final.
Meanwhile in the boys category, NIT Raipur beat Rungta College, Bhilai 20-10 in the first fixture. Chintamani’s 10 points ensured Vipra College got the better of Pragati College in a one sided affair ending at 17-5. And the last fixture of the day saw Christian College beating boys from Digvijay College 23-11.
Results: Challenger League
Boys: NIT Raipur (Amit 14) beat Rungta College (Abhishek Yadav 6) 20-10; Vipra College (Chintamani 10) beat Pragati College (Manu 4) 17-5; Christian College (Jerrin 10) beat Digvijay College (Yougesh 5) 23-11
Girls: Digvijay College (Madhu 6) beat Devendra Nagar Girls College (Kirran 6) 14-4; Durga College (Palak 4) lost to Mahant College (Dipali 11) 10-18
October 22 fixtures
Boys: Digvijay College vs NIT Raipur
Girls: Government College, Bilaspur vs Mahant College
1st: W/O (Govt. College vs Mahant College) vs Swarupanand College
2nd: L/O (Govt. College vs Mahant College) vs Digvijay College