|Date||Home team||Away Team|
|31.03.1964||Garda (Dublin)||64||Aberdeen University (Scotland)||25|
|31.03.1964||St. Joseph’s (Dublin)||50||University College Cork||25|
|31.03.1964||FCA (Tralee)||55||Neptune (Cork)||54|
|31.03.1964||Newport (Wales)||53||US Navy (Derry)||42|
Tralee FCA (Army Reserves) shocked hosts Neptune in the first round of the 1964 Lota International Tournament, and then went on to defeat a disappointing Garda in the Semi-Finals, and in a high-scoring match for the times, Newport from Wales 61-49 in the Final.
Newspapers / Sources
 Anon. (1968) “Tralee FCA win Lota Tournament “ Evening Herald. April 3, 1964.[Irish Newspaper Archive]
 Anon. (1968) “Presentation of Lota Trophy “ Evening Echo. April 1, 1964.[Irish Newspaper Archive]
 A Little “Bit” of Irish Basketball History (2020) Lota Trophy[Internet]Available from: https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-jZQ2Y5ImAwQ/Xhk9BaymDRI/AAAAAAAAC9Y/flv-QyGMeKgXT9ZfFTc6u2CbYxKuHjDFACLcBGAsYHQ/s1600/1964%2BLota%2BPreview.jpg [Accessed 27 July 2020]
 A Little “Bit” of Irish Basketball History (2020) 1964 Lota Tournament Champions [Internet]Available from: https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-TL1f0txkmlg/Xhk9BfLcB2I/AAAAAAAAC9c/l_fmEug1WoQoVVHhNkSgMM5CqwElr2rIwCLcBGAsYHQ/s1600/1964%2BLota%2BTournament%2BResults%2Band%2BPhotos.jpg [Accessed 27 July 2020]
Thanks to Rob Gihbu & Pat Connolly.
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