The 18th Classic Badminton Championship for the year 2016 will be held from September 2-4 at the Mercantile Badminton Court in Malalasekera Mawatha, Colombo 07.
The tournament is organized by the Western Province Badminton Association (WPBA). According to a release issued by the WPBA individuals who are resident in the Western Province can take part in the tournament. The events at the Championship are: Under 14 & 18 Boys/Girls – Singles & Doubles, Over 20 Novices Men’s/Ladies – Singles, Doubles & Mixed Doubles, Over 40 Veterans Men’s – Singles & Doubles , Over 30 Veterans Women’s – Singles & Doubles.

Those who finish as winners or runners-up will receive certificates, trophies and gifts. Entry forms can be obtain from the SLBA office, MBA courts, Shuttle Power Club or be downloaded by logging on to

Entries will be closed on August 23 and should be handed over to the Tournament Secretary, WPBA, at Shuttle Power Badminton Club, 136, Poorwarama Road, Kirillapona, Colombo 5. Further details can be obtained by calling either Asanka (0718217056), Chinthaka (0712301515) or Ruwan ( 0716160346).