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Mon, 19 Jun 2006 10:25

Basketball: Francisco Jordão Awarded MVP Title


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Luanda, 06/19 - The Portuguese forward playing for Petro de Luanda, Francisco Jordão, conquered the title as the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the national senior male basketball championship, which ended last Friday with his team conquering the title.

The athlete, who made his debut appearance in the Angolan championship this season from his former team Oliveirense of Portugal, was the best scorer with 160 points, besides his good performance in free throws, thus scoring 50 of the 63 throws and in triples by getting 17 of the 52.

1º de Agosto were the former title-holder, thus leaving the prize for Petro de Luanda.