The organizers Saurya International Sceondary School and Innovative English School have made a winning start in the Girls category of 1st Saurya Cup Inter-School Basketball Tournament on Wednesday.
Saurya defeated Reliance 8-2 in the match held at winners premises, Sinamangal.
Innivative defeated Swapnabatika 18-14.
Similarly in the boys category, Angel Heart defeated Him Shila 26-8, Golden Peak eased Nepal Central and Silver Shrine 40-32 and 36-4 respectively.
Manish contributed 25 points for Gyan Niketan in the other match where they thrashed Jagriti 56-26.
The tournament was inaugurated by Principal of Saurya School Bhim Hang Ra handing over the match ball to match referee Homa Lama and Ramesh Lama.