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Junior National Basketball Championship 2019: Groups for the 70th edition of the tournament

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The 70th edition of the Junior Basketball Championships is set to tip-off on the 17th of October at the Patliputra Sports Complex in Patna, Bihar.

Earlier today, the Basketball Federation of India released the groups for the tournament:

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The tournament, set to be played until the 24th of October, includes 26 men's teams and 25 women's teams.

Kerala are the reigning champions in the men's division while Tamil Nadu are the reigning champions in the women's division.

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