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AIS looking to make it big with a fresh team

ThePapare Basketball Championship (TPBC), setting the stage for the next generation of stars, will take center-field in the Sri Lankan basketball fraternity for the second consecutive year allowing twenty-eight top notch schools to compete to become the elite stars...
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“My father passed on, I got injured, I still played” – Praneeth Udumalagala

53-56, HSC Blues were leading against Colombo BC in the finals of Colombo Super League (CSL), 2015. Anushka Jayalath passes on to Praneeth Udumalagala. The six-foot-tall Udumalagoda slots a 03 from the perimeter. Scores squared. Colombo BC goes on...
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2017 Schools` Basketball, A Royal Wave

The word ‘monarchy’ has never been more fitting of a Reid avenue team in the recent past. The Royal College Basketball team walked into the season as the prominent team and lived up to it. There is no better...
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Most Valuable Player for Basketball, Netball Queen – Hazeena Abdul

ThePapare.com extending its search radius to the younger age groups unearthed Hazeena Abdul the PodiPapare, personality of the month, a budding talent versatile in both Basketball and Netball. “It was athletics, where my heart stopped at first. Basketball was for...
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Can the dons gun down the rest?

D.S. Senanayake College entered the landscape of ThePapare Basketball Championship in 2017. The maiden championship left with bitter memories being kicked out in the group stages. For 2018, the Dons have backed themselves up with a more revamped practice...

Presbyterain Girls School to Break Semi-final Hoodoo

ThePapare Basketball Championship (TPBC), setting the stage for the next generation of stars, will take center-field in the Sri Lankan basketball fraternity for the second consecutive year allowing twenty-eight top notch schools to compete to become the elite stars...
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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...
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2016 Runners Up, 2017 Joint Champions, 2018?

St. Joseph’s Girls’ School – Nugegoda emerged Joint Champions in the 2017 edition of ThePapare Basketball Championship, together with Holy Family Convent – Colombo 04. The outfit will be led by Nihara Perera in this year’s edition of the...
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Sri Lanka Army, triumphant after 35 years

Sri Lanka Army emerged second runners-up in the recently concluded 52nd Senior Nationals after 35 years. The Soldiers were also victorious in the 2018 Defense Services Tournament after 22 years. Commander behind the troops, Harsha Fernando, revealed his war...
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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...

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