Strong Basketball Squad For SABA Championship

The selection panel of Sri Lanka Basketball Federation (SLBF) has put out a strong 15 member pool for the upcoming SABA Championship in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

The pool is a good mixture of youth and experience and should fare well in the SABA Championship.


Clinton Stallone of Sri Lanka Navy will captain the side.


The squad contains two schoolboys in Yoganathan Simron from Angel International School, Jaffna and Shehan Fernando of St. Joseph A total of 60 players attended trials and the squad was pruned to 15 after the selection process was completed.


Yogananthan Simron Angel International School, Jaffna

Asanka Mahesh Rajakaruna SL Navy

Dasun Nilantha Mendis Ministry of Education

Praneeth Udumalagala FairFirst Insuarance Ltd

Nimesh Fernando DFCC Bank

Sasindu Dilshan Gajanayake SL Army

Shehan Fernando St. Joseph’s College, Colombo

Clinton Stallone SL Navy

Thimothi Nithushan Commercial Credit and Finance PLC

Shehan Udayanga Perera FairFirst Insuarance Ltd

Gayan de Croos Commercial Credit and Finance PLC

Arnold Brent ESOFT Metro Campus

Pawan Gamage SL Army

Chanuka Shehan Fernando DFCC Bank

Rukshan Athapaththu University of Moratuwa