Port Wings News Network:
The team from V.O. Chidambaranar Port has won the All India Major Ports Basketball Championship – 2018 by defeating Chennai Port’s team in the finals held in Chennai. Visakhapatnam Port’s team won the third prize.
Organised by the Major Ports Sports Control Board and Chennai Port Sports Council, the valedictory function of the event was held on 9 June 2018 at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium, Chennai.
Shri P. Raveendran, IRTS, Chairman, Chennai Port Trust, the Chief Guest of the function, addressed the gathering and declared the event closed. Shri Cyril C George, Dy.Chairman, Chennai Port Trust delivered his Presidential address. Shri C. Mohan, Secretary, Chennai Port Trust & Major Ports Sports Control Board, Chairman, Chennai Port Sports Council delivered Welcome address.
Teams from Major Ports viz. Chennai Port Trust. V.O.Chidambaranar Port Trust, Visakhapatnam Port Trust, Kolkata Port Trust and Paradip Port Trust participated in the Championship tournament. The prizes were distributed by Smt. Dr. Sathya Raveendran, CMO, CGHS Chennai to the teams who performed well in the tournament. The vote of thanks by Dr.Vairamani, Dy.Chief Medical Officer & Vice Chairman, Chennai Port Sports Council.