Twelve adroit basketers. One national dream

 

The national basketball team will take wing to India for the South Asian Basketball Championships which will be qualifying tournament for the Asian Basketball Championships to be held in China later during the year. A quick look at the team before the voyage. 

Century for Sri Lanka, Maldives defeated

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Hosts’ chances to enter Level-I fade

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Sri Lanka loses 4 in 4; Malaysia remains unbeaten

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Young Sri Lankan Basketeers hit hard yet not enough to claim the top spot.

Sri Lanka’s under-18 Basketball team returned home after setting a Sri Lanka record as they beat Bangladesh by 126 – 36 after six years, with a margin of 90 points for the first time in history, yet failing to qualify for the under-18 International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Asia Championship in Qatar after defeating to India by 90 - 63.

SL top FIBA 3×3 Asia Quest qualifiers in style

FIBA 3x3 SABA Quest Stop, Sri Lanka 2018, ended with Sri Lanka qualifying for the FIBA 3x3 Asia Quest Stop which is scheduled to be played in September later in 2018.   Men’s Finals – Colombo Red v Lankan Cagers...

SABA 2018, basketball champions return to Sri Lanka

The Sri Lanka Men`s Basketball Team, crowned South Asian Basketball Champions for 2018, arrived in the island nation with the trophy last night. South Asian Basketball Championship 2018 (SABA 2018) tipped off on the 27th of June, featuring Sri...

Lebanon Wins; Sri Lanka Back Home

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