Nepal Basketball Association (NBA) is going to host third SABA Championship 2014 at National Sports Council (NSC)’s covered hall in Tripurewor, Kathmandu from May 13 to 17, 2014.
This is the first time that Nepal is hosting international level basketball tournament, said NBA organising a press conference in the capital on Wednesday.
Altogether five South Asian nations including host Nepal, India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Maldives are set to compete in the championship.
The match will be played on a robin round basis, informed senior vice-president of NBA Narendra Thapa.
Nepal had finished second in the last edition of the championship held in Bangladesh while Bangladesh is a defending champion. India had clinched the title in the first edition.
NBA has fixed the entrance price at Rs 200 per person for the championship.