Chhattisgarh boys team warms up during the 31st Youth National Basketball Championship 2014 [Published on Oct 12, 2014]
Indian Men’s Basketball Head Coach Flemming after the Philippines match in the 5th FIBA Asia Cup [Published on Jul 17, 2014]
After India put up a valiant fighting display in the fourth quarter against Asian silver medalist Philippines before eventually losing the FIBA Asia Cup quarterfinals match, our columnist Karan Madhok speaks to India Coach Scott Flemming one last time in this #EkalavyasExclusive post game interview. Coach Scott noted that India had ‘lost the game in the first half’ but in the same breath praised the side for the ‘great strides’ it has made over the last week to now be counted among the top teams in Asian basketball. “I’m a bit greedy now. So going forward, we need to stop being happy with coming close, and actually start beating Asia’s best teams.” Indian basketball is on the rise.
Interview with Indian men’s basketball Head Coach Scott after loss to Iran in the 5th FIBA Asia Cup [Published on Jul 15, 2014]
Ekalavyas Columnist Karan Madhok (aka Hoopistani) speaks to Indian men’s basketball Head Coach Scott Flemming after the team’s loss to Iran in the final league match at the 5th FIBA Asia Cup 2014 that is underway in Wuhan, China In this insightful interview, thoughts are exchanged on India’s defensive strategies to contain Iran’s ex NBA centre Hamed Haddadi, the scorching form of young Indian power forward Amjyot Singh and the seriousness of the ankle injury to talismanic guard Vishesh Bhriguvanshi. Most importantly, Coach Scott also signals how, after the win over China, the days of Asian teams taking India lightly is now firmly a thing of the past.
Scenes of Celebration after India’s historic basketball win over 12th ranked China [Published on Jul 14, 2014]
This is the exclusive first video footage from the final few moments of perhaps India’s greatest even basketball win in history. 61st ranked India beat Asian Giants China who are ranked 12th in the world. Video usage courtesy extended by Mr Ceciline Michael Vino & has been sourced by our columnist Karan Madhok. To know about this game: http://ekalavyas.com/2014/07/14/live-india-vs-indonesia-5th-fiba-asia-cup-men/
Post Game Interview with Vishesh Bhriguvanshi after India’s second straight basketball win over Indonesia [Published on Jul 14, 2014]
Team India continues its memorable run in the 5th FIBA Asia Basketball Cup underway in Wuhan, China by beating Indonesia by a margin of over 30 points. Ekalavyas’ columnist Karan Madhok speaks to Indian guard Vishesh Bhriguvanshi after the win.