Team Bangladesh (Champions of 1st SABA 3x3 Championship)

Team Bangladesh (Champions of 1st SABA 3×3 Championship)

Hosts Bangladesh are crowned the champions of the inaugural edition of South Asian Basketball Association (SABA) 3×3 Men’s Basketball Championship after it defeated Maldives 21 – 7 in their last match of the championship which was held at Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Hosts defeated all the participating countries to lift the championship. They beat Bhutan 22 – 09, Sri Lanka 20 – 09, Nepal 20 – 18 and Maldives 21 – 09 en-route to lifting the first edition of the SABA 3×3 Men’s Basketball Championship.

Meanwhile, Sri Lanka won silver and Nepal secured third position in the championship.

After India, Pakistan and Afghanistan pulled out of the championship, five countries of South Asia, Hosts Bangladesh, Nepal, Maldives, Bhutan and Sri Lanka battled it out for 3×3 supremacy in the South Asia.

Below is the ranking after the championship

  1. Bangladesh (4 Win)
  2. Sri Lanka (3 Win 1 Loss)
  3. Nepal (2 Win 2 Loss)
  4. Maldives (1 Win 3 Loss)
  5. Bhutan (5 Loss)

Below is the complete results of the championship.

  • Game #1 Bangladesh 22 – 09 Bhutan
  • Game #2 Nepal 15 – 17 Sri Lanka
  • Game #3 Maldives 14 – 12 Bhutan
  • Game #4 Bangladesh 20 – 09 Sri Lanka
  • Game #5 Nepal 18 – 10 Maldives
  • Game #6 Sri Lanka 21 – 04 Bhutan
  • Game #7 Bangladesh 20 – 18 Nepal
  • Game #8 Sri Lanka 21 – Maldives 7
  • Game #9 Nepal 22 – Bhutan 06
  • Game #10 Bangladesh 21 – Maldives 09

South Asian Basketball Association (SABA); a FIBA ASIA affiliate, is the organizer of the first ever 3×3 SABA sub-zonal competition.

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Below is the complete results of the First SABA 3×3 Men’s Basketball Championship which was held at Dhaka, Bangladesh from 15 – 16 April 2014.

  • Game #1 Bangladesh 22 – 09 Bhutan
  • Game #2 Nepal 15 – 17 Sri Lanka
  • Game #3 Maldives 14 – 12 Bhutan
  • Game #4 Bangladesh 20 – 09 Sri Lanka
  • Game #5 Nepal 18 – 10 Maldives
  • Game #6 Sri Lanka 21 – 04 Bhutan
  • Game #7 Bangladesh 20 – 18 Nepal
  • Game #8 Sri Lanka 21 – Maldives 7
  • Game #9 Nepal 22 – Bhutan 06
  • Game #10 Bangladesh 21 – Maldives 09

After India, Pakistan and Afghanistan pulled out of the championship, five countries of South Asia, Hosts Bangladesh, Nepal, Maldives, Bhutan and Sri Lanka battled it out for 3×3 supremacy in the South Asia. The championship was played in round-robin format.

Below is the ranking after the championship

  • Bangladesh (4 Win)
  • Sri Lanka (3 Win 1 Loss)
  • Nepal (2 Win 2 Loss)
  • Maldives (1 Win 3 Loss)
  • Bhutan (5 Loss)
NEPAL TEAM

NEPAL TEAM

Nepal finishes in third position in the inaugural edition of South Asian Basketball Association (SABA) 3×3 Men’s Basketball Championship which was held at Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Nepal (2 Win / 2 Loss) secured third position for Nepal in the Championship.

Below are the Nepal’s results:

  • Nepal 15 – 17 Srilanka
  • Nepal 18 – 10 Maldives
  • Nepal 18 – 20 Bangladesh
  • Nepal 22 – 06 Bhutan
Nepal and Srilanka ready for the match

Nepal and Srilanka ready for the match

There is a mix result for Nepal in the day 1 of the 1st SABA 3×3 Men’s Basketball championship here at Dhaka, Bangladesh. Nepal lost their first match to Srilanka 15 – 17  in the Dhanmondi Indoor Basketball Court at Dhaka. Nepal bounce back in the second match by defeating Maldives 18 – 10 while lost their last match of the day 1 to hosts Bangladesh 18 – 20.

Below are the results of the DAY of the Championship

  • Game #1 Bangladesh 22 – 09 Bhutan
  • Game #2 Nepal 15 – 17 Sri Lanka
  • Game #3 Maldives 14 – 12 Bhutan
  • Game #4 Bangladesh 20 – 09 Sri Lanka
  • Game #5 Nepal 18 – 10 Maldives
  • Game #6 Sri Lanka 21 – 04 Bhutan
  • Game #7 Bangladesh 20 – 18 Nepal

Day of the championship on 16th April 2014 will see the following matches.

  • Game #8 Sri Lanka VS Maldives
  • Game #9 Nepal VS Bhutan
  • Game #10 Bangladesh VS Maldives

South Asian Basketball Association (SABA); a FIBA ASIA affiliate, is the organizer of the first ever 3×3 SABA sub-zonal competition. Five countries, Hosts Bangladesh, Maldives, Nepal, Bhutan and Srilanka are participating in the championship.

Team Nepal for the 1st SABA 3x3 basketball Championship

Team Nepal for the 1st SABA 3×3 basketball Championship

1st SABA 3X3 Basketball Championship from 14th April to the 16th April 2014 – Dhaka, Bangladesh

Match schedule is in Dhaka local time.

15th April 2014

Game #1 Bangladesh VS Bhutan – at 3:00pm
Game #2 Nepal VS Sri Lanka– at 4:00pm
Game #3 Maldives VS Bhutan– at 4:30pm
Game #4 Bangladesh VS Sri Lanka– at 5:00pm
Game #5 Nepal Vs Maldives– at 5:30pm
Game #6 Sri Lanka VS Bhutan– at 6:00pm
Game #7 Bangladesh VS Nepal– at 6:30pm

14th April 2014

Game #8 Sri Lanka VS Maldives– at 2:30pm
Game #9 Nepal VS Bhutan– at 3:00pm
Game #10 Bangladesh VS Maldives – at 4:00pm

Team Nepal for 1st South Asian 3x3 Basketball Championship

Team Nepal for 1st South Asian 3×3 Basketball Championship

Nepal National Men’s 3×3 basketball team leave for Dhaka, Bangladesh to participate in the 1st South Asian 3X3 Basketball Championship to be held from the 14th April to the 17th April 2014.

Players are of the Team Nepal are Sadish Pradhan, Sushil Gurung, Yukta Bhakta Mathema and Bikram Joshi. Officials accompanying the Team Nepal are Narendra Thapa & Bikash Shahi.

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1st South Asian 3X3 Men’s Basketball Championship is all set to tip off in Dhaka, Bangladesh from the 14th April to the 17th April 2014. .

National 3×3 men’s team from Srilanka, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal and India are participating in the inaugural 3×3 basketball championship in South Asia. Afghanistan and Pakistan is not participating in the championship.