The sports arena “Tharunyata Hetak”, Carlton sports club comes up with yet another sport segment. Inaugural Carlton Cup open inter club basketball tournament. The Carlton sports club was formed with the intention of transporting the players to the international forum. In which the club has seen 10 consecutive years of success where they have organized events in sports such as Badminton, Rugby, Rowing, Karate, Motor Racing, Cricket, Water Sports and etc.
The Club has been running for nearly ten years now and has been initiative in organizing major events such as the Carlton Super Sports and the inter schools under 19 rugby league 2009.
This respective Basketball fiesta would be held from the 11th of September to the last week of September 2009. This event would witness the participation of international teams as well as the leading clubs from the island. Teams would battle it out for the “A” division and “B” division championships.
The main aim of this tournament would be to enhance the competitiveness of Basketball in Sri Lanka and to build a country with equality and equal opportunity irrespective of religion, race and ethnicity while having a good relationship with the international community.
Teams who wish to participate in the ‘CARLTON CUP 2009’ please contact
Mr. Asiri Dissanayake Tel: +94773783570
Ms. Kithali Jayawickreme Tel: +94778671285
Entry fees for the event would be Rs. 5000.00 for the “A” Division clubs and Rs.3000.00 for the “B” division clubs. Entries close on the 10th of August 2009.
A Division Championship – Rs 100,000.00
B Division Championship – Rs 50,000.00