SRINAGAR– Delhi Public School, Srinagar emerged victorious in the Doon Inter-School Basketball Tournament 2023. The final match, played against Doon International School, concluded with a resounding victory for DPS Srinagar, securing a dominant win with a scoreline of 75-30.
DPS Srinagar’s basketball team demonstrated their prowess throughout the tournament, defeating GD Goenka in the initial stages, followed by impressive victories against Burn Hall School in the quarter-finals and Tyndale Biscoe School in the semi-finals.
Principal Shafaq Afshan expressed her joy, saying, “Our students have once again showcased their excellence in sports. We are incredibly proud of their achievements.”
Chairman Vijay Dhar lauded the team’s success, stating, “DPS Srinagar’s triumph in this tournament reflects our commitment to holistic development.”
The outstanding performance of Syed Muqtida, who was declared the Best Player of the Match in the finals, and Hadi Zargar, honored as the Player of the Tournament, added extra flair to DPS Srinagar’s victory.
Basketball Coach Mir Mursaleen commended the team’s effort, remarking, “These young athletes have worked tirelessly, honing their skills on the court.”
Mudasir Bashir, the Games Secretary, highlighted the significance of sports in shaping students’ characters, stating, “DPS Srinagar’s success in this tournament is a proud moment for all of us.”
The Doon Inter-School Basketball Tournament 2023, which commenced on October 30th and witnessed the participation of sixteen teams.
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