KLBA / Ruby 17 and under Basketball championship will be held at Taman Connaught Basketball Court & Maba with total team of 24 Boys teams and 9 Girls teams. Another record breaking of participation teams after the recent KLBA/Hari-Hari Basketball Championship with total 40 participated teams. This is a good sign for Federal Territory of Wilayah Persekutuan with more and more young players in Klang valley showing interests in basketball.
“KLBA will host KLBA/Ruby Cup 2/7/2014 to 3/8/2014. This Ruby Cup will also become a platform for pre-Selection on state players to take part on U17 MABA National junior basketball championship in Tunjang, Kedah. This 2014 is 9th year of Ruby Cup under this title sponsor. KLBA is always achieved with good results in National MABA Junior Tournaments. Girls are 11th consecutive times finalists with champion from 2003 to 2008. Our boys were MILO MABA Lum Mun Chak cup champion last year.” Say Mr Sia chin lin Organizing Secretary.
Opening will be on 12.7.2014 MABA 830am. Opening Guest of Honors will be Tuan Pengarah of Majlis Sukan Wilayah Persekutuan – Tuan Mohd Hamidi Abu Bakar. The final of the tournament will be on the 3 of august 2014 at MABA Stadium.
Main Sponsor of this tournament is Ruby Classic Fashion Sdn Bhd own by Dato’ Hoo Shau Fatt JP, KLBA President who is also SEABA Vice President and MABA a Deputy President. The other partners of KLBA is Evergreen, Binapuri, Hari-Hari, HSB, Xballer and Molten.