Basketball league tips off

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 24 July, 2003, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 24 July, 2003, 12:00am

The popular annual Nike basketball league tipped off on Tuesday at Southorn Stadium in Wan Chai.The competition features eight under-19 boys' teams, six under-16 boys' sides, and four under-19 girls' teams. The tournament runs daily until August 10.Each team is named after a different training shoe produced by Nike. Scores in the opening matches were: Team Air Max 83 Team Air Zoom 69; Lady Air Zoom 53 Lady Tuned Air 43; Junior Turbulence 55 Junior Uptempo 45.