Digavalli Pavan

Good news for the sports lovers. University of Hyderabad has set its priority high in providing infrastructure for sports. A new basketball court and two volleyball courts are being constructed at south campus.

The university released Rs. 35 lakh fund for the construction of these facilities and taking care in making them at par with international standards and quality which is first of its kind in the state and amongst the best courts in India.

“These courts are supposed to complete by this month. But, due to intermittent rains, construction work is being delayed. We have been waiting to continue further works to move on and expecting to complete in two months,” said Dr. K.V. Raj Shekar, Asst. Director, Physical Education.basketball

“I am so happy for this new basket ball court. We need to practice in a proper place like this,” says Samuel Anurag, Ph.D. scholar, Captain, UoH basket ball team.

The team beat Annamalai University team in last year Inter University tournament, South India, a huge achievement for the university basket ball team.

Soon, the sports lovers in the campus can put this courts to great use for serious training or just unwind and indulge in their favourite sports. The addition of these new state of the art sports facilities is now all set to up the sports quotient of the university.