Sri Lanka National Basketball Team overcoming many difficult situations competing with the Palestine National Badketball Team at the "FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers " at 7pm on 24/02/20 in the Arab American University Sports Arena , Genin, Palestine.
This is the 1st time an International Basketball Team is competing against the Palestine National Team in their own soil in the history of Pslestine. Match tickets are already sold out in the 5500 capacity stadium for this historic match
Sri Lankan team with several young players having their 1st international exposure could not match the experienced Jordan team at the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers ,1st window competition on 21/02/20 at the Al Hussain Staduim,Amman, Jordan.
Final Score - Jordan 100 - Sri Lanka 45
1st Quarter - Jordan 18- Sri Lanka 16
Half Time - Jordan 58 - Sri Lanka 21
3rd Quarter - Jordan 82 - Sri Lanka 28
For Sri Lanka
Pawan Gamage top Scored with 16 points ,followed by the Skipper Clinton Stallone scoring 14 points
Abu Hawwas and Abu Wazaneh top scored with 16 points each