The First Women's South Asian Basketball Championship (SABA) was held in Kathmandu, Nepal. Sri Lanka lionesses beating the land ladies Nepal won the championship as the final scoreboard read 75-49.
Sri Lanka beat Nepal to be Crowned-Champions at the Inaugural South Asian Basket Ball Association Women’s Championship held at the National Sport Council Indoor Stadium in Kathmandu- Nepal. In the Final match Sri Lanka beat Nepal 73 to 49 points.
Sri Lanka lead Jayaliya Kumari was the dominant team at the tournament defeating Maldives 106 to 39 points, Bhutan 112 to 31 points and Bangaladesh 115 to 11 points to secure full points before the deciding fixture with Nepal Who also had an unbeaten run till the Lankan defeated them.