Masters Basketball Sri Lanka (MBSL) will conduct the second Schools Old Boys and Old Girls Semi League Tournament, commencing during the weekend of June 6 and 7 at the MCA Basketball Court, Colombo 7.
The League Stage of the tournament will continue every weekend in June, (13/14, 20/21 & 27/28) at the MCA. MBSL is planning to conduct the semi-finals and the finals at a selected Indoor court on 4th & 5th July, under lights. The age categories for the men are O-35, O-40 and O-50; while for women are O-28 and O-35 (as at 31st May 2015)
Entries are invited from teams made up of the Old Boys and Old Girls of same school and will close on 31st May 2015 with Treasurer/MBSL, Thusitha de Silva at 37 Castle Street, Colombo 8 (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Mobile: 0717/745/755).
The concept of this tournament which was originated by Neil Perera last year will be steered under the Chairmanship of Vikum Siriwardena.
In the inaugural Tournament 2014 held at the MCA, Old Antonians, Wattala won the Mens O-35 final, beating Old Devans. Old Sokians, Ambalangoda won the Mens O-40 final, beating Old Sebastianites; Old Peterites, Bambalapitiya won the O-55 final, beating the Old Royalists; The Womens O-28 tournament was won by Old Paulians, beating Old Presbitarians. – [LW]