Sri Lanka Women were crowned Champions of the first ever ‘South Asian Basketball Association’ Championship for Women held in the Himalayan nation of Nepal.

Sri Lanka thrashed host nation Nepal, 15-11, 20-13, 17-16 and 23-9 with the difference of 75-49 in the final held at the National Sports Council in Tripureshwar, Kathmandu.

Sri Lanka won the first Women’s South Asian Basketball Association (SABA) Championships held in Kathmandu.

Sri Lanka defeated Nepal in a highly anticipated final match of the championships 75-49 to win the title of the Women’s SABA Championships 2016.