SSB has become champions of the 7th Federation Sepak Takraw Cup 2017 by winning finals of men’s double and regu events. The team which was comprised of national team players thrashed all the teams on its way to clinch the tiles.
In regu, SSB team beat strong team Manipur in straight set by 2-0 with 21-18 and 21-16 points, Chandigarh by 2-1 with 19-21, 21-12 and 21-15 points and Tamil Nadu by by 2-0 with 21-12 and 21-9 points respectively. In semi final, they beat Delhi by 2-0 with 21-14 and 21-16 points and later defeated Chandigarh by 2-0 with 21-9 and 21-16 points in the final. The regu team was represented by Th Seitaram, Y Akash, Sandeep Kumar, W Bungochandra, and S Malemnganba.
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In double event, the powerful SSB represented by Th Seitaram, Y Akash and Sandeep Kumar beat Manipur and Delhi teams in straight sets. In the final, the team came victorious over Tamil Nadu by 2-0 with 21-11 and 21-9 points.
Kuldeep Singh Chhajta was the manager of the SSB team in the tournament.