FIBA 3×3 Asia Cup 2019; Sri Lanka off to China

Sri Lanka`s maiden overseas assignment for the year, FIBA 3x3 Asia Cup 2019, will tip off in Changsha, China. The event will begin on the 22nd of May and will go on till the 26th. The qualifying draws for...

HSC Dominates Avant Garde Basketball Tournament

HSC dominated the Avant Garde basketball tournament when they etched both the Champions and second Runner-up trophies. The match for the third place of the tournament was played between HSC Blacks and Colombo Basketball Club. At full time score board read in favour of HSC Blacks 62-58.

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Gateway College set for TPBC18

Gateway College entered ThePapare Basketball Championship in 2017, after being crowned “B” Division Champions in 2016. Their maiden run with TPBC was ended when they bowed out at they emerged joint champions for the third place together with Lyceum...
Under 20 Schools Basketball Quarter finals

Under 20 Schools Basketball Quarters ready to tee off later this week

Over 30 schools teams are all set to battle against each other at the quarter final stage of Under 20 Schools Basketball Championship while 8 teams advanced straight into the semifinals. The group stage matches of Under 20 Schools Basketball...

University of Moratuwa grabs the victory at Big West Slam

Sri Lanka Men’s Basketball team Vice-Captain Rukshan Athapaththu played with ease as he managed to lead his team towards the Championship at University of Moratuwa yesterday, 12th June 2022. The BIG WEST SLAM organized by University of Moratuwa concluded...
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Ave Maria revamped for 2018

Ave Maria Convent – Negombo did not have the best of runs in both the 2016 and 2017 ThePapare Basketball Tournaments. Having bowed out of the tournament from the group stages on both occasions, the outfit will be led...

Holy Family, Good Shepherd through to finals

The two semi-finals of the U15 All Island ‘A’ Division Girls Tournament  were worked off yesterday at the Holy Family Convent Basketball Complex. Holy Family Convent (HFC) along with Good Shepherd Convent (GSC) qualified to the finals of the...
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Hazeena & Co. front up for Lyceum International School – Wattala

Lyceum International School – Wattala (LISW)’s journey at TPBC 2017 ended in the quarter-finals. Led by Hazeena Abdul this time around, LISW possess tons of experience as two of their key players, Hazeena Abdul and Lubna Morseth have represented...

Royal beat St. Peter’s in a thriller; Easy win for Joes

Royal College advanced through to the Schools Under 20 ‘A’ Division Championship finals after a tight tussle against St. Peter’s College which ended 77 – 75. Read : St. Peter’s, St. Joseph’s, Royal & DS book semi-final berths From the tip...

Basketball community mourns Janaka Fernando

The death of Janaka Fernando, has sent a wave of shock and sadness through Sri Lanka’s basketball community. Fernando passed away at the age of 43 after suffering from a brief illness. He was a leading referee in the country who...

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