The men’s under 19 basketball team who are participating in the Under 19 Pacific Youth Basket Ball Championship have lost
their match against PNG, 50 to 98.
Committee Member of the Basketball Association in Solomon Islands Uriel Matanani confirms to SIBC News, the loss has left Solomon Islands to sit at the 10 position of the competition while PNG came ninth.
Meanwhile, Solomon Islands female under 19 basketball team yesterday lost their match against Papua New Guinea 52 goals to 47.
However, their win against Fiji has placed the under 19 basketball female team on the 8th position.