Sun, 20 Dec 2015 09:56 - Updated Sun, 20 Dec 2015 09:56
Petro de Luanda win second African title
Luanda - The team of Petro de Luanda won tonight their second continental title, after defeating in the final Recreativo do Libolo by 89-75.
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Petro de Luanda
Photo: Henri Celso
Their first triumph was recorded in 2006 in Lagos, Nigeria, when they beat 1º de Agosto by 76-71.
This was the eighth final disputed by the oil team, which gained two. The team of Liblolo lost their first match of the title.
In third place came the Far Rabat of Morocco that defeated today 1º de Agosto (4th position) by 74-62.
The final ranking:
1 Petro de Luanda
2 Recreativo do Libolo
3 Far Rabat
4 1º de Agosto
5 Rades of Tunisia
6 Gezira of Egypt
7 Kano Pillars of Nigeria
8 Bairro de Cabo Verde
9 Inter Club of Congo
10 Ascut of Madagascar
- 18/12/2015 12:14:19
Luanda - Recreativo do Libolo center Eduardo Mingas and Petro Luanda point guard Emanuel Quezada stood out in the three main items of statistics during the phase group of the Africa Men?s Basketball Champions League, taking place Luanda.
- 18/12/2015 12:00:20
Luanda - The matches Recreativo do Libolo-Far Rabat of Morocco and Petro de Luanda-1º de Agosto will qualify this Friday the two teams that will play on Saturday the final of the 30th edition of Africa Men’s Basketball Champions League, at Luanda’s Kilamba arena.
- 17/12/2015 17:13:05
Luanda - The coach of Petro de Luanda, Lazare Adingono, said that they have done a great game with Rades of Tunisia, who they triumphed by 74-49 and secured the passage to the semi-finals of the African Champion Clubs Cup.