Tyremarket.com, India’s popular e-commerce portal for tyres, once again came forward in support of sports in the country. The company sponsored a basketball tournament this time, called ‘Trifecta 2019’.
Trifecta 2019 is a 3×3 Open Basketball Championship which took place on 20th January, 2019 at Pune’s historic Deccan Gymkhana sports complex. The matches were played on league cum knock out basis. The event that started at 9:00 am and concluded in the evening at 8:00 pm, had around 30 teams registered, which included both boys and girls participating in the championship. Around 1,000 attendees were there at the event.
Tyremarket.com, the pure-play portal for tyres has been very active since its inception in supporting various sporting events. In motorsports, it has promoted young motoring talent through platforms like CEAT Sprint Rally and Maruti Suzuki Desert Storm Rally. The premier tyre portal of India has also sponsored bikers such as ‘The Griffin Riders’ of Bengaluru for their Ladakh Expedition. However, this is the first time that Tyremarket.com has come in support of young basketball enthusiasts.
About 3X3 Basketball Sport
The 3×3 Basketball is a faster format of basketball in which a team consists of 4 players on the roster and 3 players play from the team in a half basketball court while the fourth player can be utilised as a substitute. The game is either of 10 mins or whichever team scores 21 points wins the game. This sport is the newest addition to the Olympics and will debut in 2020 Tokyo Olympics.