Oilers, Barrolle Rotate Scores

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LPRC Oilers and Mighty Barrolle over the weekend leveled the marks in the ongoing ‘Best-out-of-three’ basketball matches, dubbed semi-finals at the Open-air Sports Commission on Broad Street.

The triple basketball champs LPRC-Oilers narrowly pinned NPA Pythons, 76-75 points on Friday to rotate the score, having suffered in the first derby 85-69 to Pythons.

On Saturday, Mighty Barrolle thumped Timber Wolves 58-56 points to redeem the score after being defeated 54-49 points.

Both Friday and Saturday’s games were described by spectators as pulsating victories.

In the second division, Georgia Blazers and Heats crossed over to the finals, known as the ‘best-out-of-five,’ which is expected to kick-off Friday, June 27, 2014.

The Blazers and Heats qualified when they won their two last games against Uhuru Prince and Bushrod Bulls; 80-77 and 55-54 points respectively.

In the female division, K-Delta also qualified after winning her last match 50-26 points, while Timber Wolves are at the verge, beating Supreme Sister, 72-26 points.

Meanwhile, up to press time yesterday, Mighty Barrolle and Timber Wolves as well as LPRC Oilers and NPA Pythons were scheduled to clash to decide the winners for the grand finals.


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