Thamel United of Kathmandu has won the title of the third edition of Kunwar Brothers & Sons National Veterans Basketball Championship 2075 that concluded in Pokhara on Sunday, February 17, 2019.
Thamel United defeated hosts Kaski District Basketball Association 64-48 to clinch the title of the Championship. Thamel won the cash prize of Rs 55,555 while runner-up had to satisfy for Rs 33,333.
Rabin Shahi of Kaski was adjudged the best player of the tournament while Karma Gurung of Thamel won the highest scorer award.
Altogether, six teams - comprising the players of over 40 years – Thamel United Kathmandu, Tanahu District Basketball Association, Ex Ambar Singh A & B, Lainchaur Veteran and kaski District had competed in the four-day tournament.
The event was jointly organised by Kaski District Basketball Association and Pokhara Metropolitan Municipality.