The Sri Lanka under 16 Womens' Basketball squad took flight to Malaysia yesterday (06) for a practice tour in preparation for the upcoming FIBA Asia under16 championship for women held in Sri Lanka.
The Sri Lanka Basketball Federation will host the 3rd FIBA Asia U16 Basketball Championship for women from the 23rd to 30th of November 2013 with the participation of 12 countries in the Asian region.
The Sri Lanka squad has been coached by.Roshan Randima and.Susil Udukumbura who accompanied the team to Malaysia with the team Manager Miss. Deepa Kumari .The Team Will play four practice matches and is scheduled to take the flight back to the island on Novembe 11 for final preparation.
The Sri Lankan team for Malaysia
Shereen Preena, Chathuri Liyanage, Imeshi Fernando and Prashika Illangakoon (all from Good Shepherd Convent, Kotahena), Bihani Seneviratne and Tyra de Silva (from Colombo International School), Sanuri de Silva, Dilumi Goonewardena, Manthila Gallassage and Shamalka Fernando (all from Holy Family Convent, Colombo), Chalani Perera and Ayesha Gamage (from St. Joseph's Collage, Nugegoda), Nirma Sasanthi (Holy Family Girls School, Wennappuwa), Resuree Wijesundera (Vishaka Vidyalaya), Malsha Warnakula (St. Lawrence Convent).