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Tasneem Kauser

Class IX,
St Joseph’s Convent High School

Basketball is…

What 14-year-old Tasneem Kauser is known for. The Class IX student of St Joseph's Convent High School has played various tournaments and has won a few medals.

Began playing…

Three years ago when she was in Class VI. She felt the sport has a wide scope.


Of Tasneem is school coach Shyam Kumar. He has always been guiding her on how to play the game.

Big support for…

Tasneem are parents Md Zafir Ahmad and Rumana Khatoon. Her brother Shamsul Arfin and teacher N. Kazmi have also stood by her.

Also interested in…

Classical dance.


Include taking part in a national basketball tournament at Patliputra Sports Complex.

Aims to...

Become a doctor and also play basketball for the country.

Smita Kumar

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