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NBA Global Academy's Princepal Singh selected in Indian team

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The Global Academy's has been selected to play in the Indian men's team for the Super Kung Cup International Basketball Invitation Championship in Hong Kong from December 11 to 16.

The 17-year old, based at The Global Academy in Canberra, Australia, was previously a prospect at The Academy

Princepal has been a part of multiple camps organised by the NBA, including during NBA All-Star 2018.

"The 6'10'' from is one of the most exciting prospects from India, following an impressive run during U16 FIBA Asian Championships in April where he averaged 22.7 points per game and 13 rebounds per game," a press release from NBA stated.

Princepal is among 12 promising players at Global Academy, a training center at Basketball Australia's (BA) at the (AIS) in

"I had a great experience at The and I'm excited for the next stage of my development here at Global Academy. I look forward to applying everything that I've learned and represent the country with pride," said Princepal.

"We are committed to elite development, and we are thrilled with Princepal's continued progression as both an and as a person," added Yannick Colaco, MD, NBA India.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Tue, December 04 2018. 17:10 IST