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Nepal to face Sri Lanka for gold medal

Kathmandu, April 1: Nepal is going to face Sri Lanka for the gold medal in the First South Asian Women’s Basketball Tournament at covered hall of National Sports Council at Tripureshwor on Saturday.

Nepal that played three matches in the tournament has won all the matches. Nepal had defeated Bangladesh, Maldives and Bhutan.

This is the second time Nepal’s participation in the International Women’s Basketball Championship. Before this, Nepal had participated in the 17th South Asian Games held in South Korea in 2014.

Five countries-Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Maldives and Bhutan participated in the tournament.