The Second Schools Old Boys and Old Girls Basketball Championship 2015 organised by the Masters Basketball Sri Lanka commenced at the MCA basketball courts on June 6.
The men’s tournament will be conducted in three categories, namely over-35, 40 and 50 while the women’s will be over-28 and 35.
Men’s League over – 35 consisting 10 teams in 2 groups:
Group ‘A’: Old Devens (2014 runners up), Old Peterites, Old Josephians, Old Sokians and Old Sebastinites.
Group ‘B’: Old Anthonians, Wattala (2014 winner), Old Senanayakians, Old Bens, Colombo International School Old Boys and Old Christonians.
Men’s League over -40 consisting of 3 teams:
Old Royalists, Old Sokians and Old Sebastianites.
Men’s League over-50 consisting of 3 teams:
Old Sokians, Old Pathanians and Old Peterites.
Women’s League over – 28 (3 teams/single league):
Old Presbytarians, Old Familians, Kurunegala and Old Josephians, Nugegoda.
Women’s over-35: Our Lady of Victories, Moratuwa and Holy Family Convent Colombo.
The league stage, comprising 30 matches will go on till 4th July. All at the MCA courts.
Two of the finals are scheduled as follows: Women’s O-35 on 4th July at 7 pm; Men’s O-50 on 5th July at 7 pm;
The main three finals will be played on 11th July as follows; (Venue to be notified): Men’s O-40 at 4 pm, Women’s O-28 at 5.30 pm and Men’s O-35 at 6.30 pm. (LW)