St. Peter`s vs. Gateway College – TPBC19 Finals

The ‘A’ Division Boys’ Semi-Finals of ThePapare Basketball Championship 2019 (TPBC19) was played at the Nalanda College Basketball Courts – Colombo. St. Peter`s College, Colombo and Gateway College, Colombo booked their slots in the championship finals at the end...

Dharmashoka, DS, Gateway and CIS to Finals

The semi-finals of ThePapare Basketball Championship 2019 (TPBC19) were played yesterday (31st) at the Nalanda College Basketball Court. Here`s a look at what happened in the B and C Division semi-finals of the championship.  The first semi-final in the ‘C...
Gateway beat Maris Stella

Gateway beat Maris Stella in extra-time to take School Games title

The 2019 edition of the National School Games concluded in Kurunegala, crowning Gateway College as the champions of the U20 boys’ Basketball tournament. St. Joseph`s College – Nugegoda were crowned winners of the U20 girls’ category. The final of the...

FIBA strengthens Sri Lanka Basketball

Across the island-nation, change is discussed in a relatively larger landscape than before and with that change is dawning for Sri Lanka Basketball. The Sri Lanka Basketball Federation (SLBF), included in the FIBA Long Term Development Plan, will be...

Alles-Gunasekara 2019 – A Royal Victory

The Alles-Gunasekara Annual Basketball Encounter played between Royal College (RC) and Gateway (GCC) College ended in favor of the Reid Avenue lads yesterday. The third show-down of the encounter was played at Sugathadasa Indoor Basketball Stadium. Full-time scores read,...

Sri Lanka finish as U16 South Asian Runners-Up

Sri Lanka (SL) played their final encounter in the U16 SABA Basketball Championship against the defending champions India (IND), today (5th July 2019), in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The South Asian giants retained the title submerging the islanders, 72-41, at full...

Sri Lanka remains unbeaten; Bangladesh defeated

Sri Lanka (SL) played their third match in the U16 SABA Basketball Championship 2019 against hosts Bangladesh (BAN). The home team drowned in defeat as the islanders recorded their hat-trick win, 42-70 at full time.  Sri Lanka, winning the jump-ball,...

Back-to-back 3 pointers seal the deal for Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka (SL) played their second match of the U16 SABA Basketball Championship 2019 against Nepal (NEP) today (4th July 2019), in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The islanders recorded their second consecutive win beating Nepal, 62-55.  Sri Lanka won the jump-ball start...

Century for Sri Lanka, Maldives defeated

Sri Lanka (SL) tipped-off the U16 SABA Basketball Championship gallantly, beating Maldives (MAL) 100 – 30 in a scintillating game of basketball. The first match for Sri Lanka was played today (3rd July, 2019) in Dhaka, Bangladesh.  It was important...

Sri Lanka set for SABA U16 Championship

The qualifiers for the FIBA U16 Asia Championship, SABA U16 Basketball Championship will tip-off in Dhaka, Bangladesh from the 3rd July – 5th July 2019. Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, India and Nepal will battle for one qualifying spot.  The Sri Lankan...

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