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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 10:03 - Updated Fri, 12 Jun 2015 10:03

Basketball: Libolo win and narrow race for title

Luanda - Recreativo do Libolo are one win left to retain the national senior men’s basketball championship (BIC Basket), thanks to Thursday's victory over Petro de Luanda by 78-77, in the fifth match of the play-off final, at the best of seven games.

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Bic Basket2015 - Playoff game between Petro de Luanda and Recreativo do Libolo

Photo: Angop

Played at Cidadela pavilion, in the first half, Libolo were already winning the game by 37-36.

So, Libolo win the series 3-2 and can already celebrate the league title if they beat their opponents in the sixth game, set for Saturday at Dream Space in Viana, Luanda.

Should Petro win this sixth match, the title will be decided in the seventh game, scheduled for 16 June at Cidadela pavilion.

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