Zamalek win BAL, dethrone 1º de Agosto

Luanda - Egypt's Zamalek won on Sunday the African Basketball League (BAL) with a 76-63 victory over Tunisia's US Monastir, at Kigali's Arena, dethroning Angola's 1º de Agosto.

The Egyptian team were leading the score in the half-time by just two points (44-42), but managed a 13-point lead at the end of the match.

1º de Agosto won the 2018-2019 edition when the competition was played in a different format to the current one, organised by FIBA-Africa and NBA, in Kigali, Rwanda.

In 2019-2020 this continental competition did not take place because of the Covid -19 pandemic.

Appearing in the top four positions are the teams of Zamalek of Egypt (1st), Monastir of Tunisia (2nd), Petro de Luanda of Angola (3rd) and Patriots of Rwanda (4th).

The Egyptian team were leading the score in the half-time by just two points (44-42), but managed a 13-point lead at the end of the match.

1º de Agosto won the 2018-2019 edition when the competition was played in a different format to the current one, organised by FIBA-Africa and NBA, in Kigali, Rwanda.

In 2019-2020 this continental competition did not take place because of the Covid -19 pandemic.

Appearing in the top four positions are the teams of Zamalek of Egypt (1st), Monastir of Tunisia (2nd), Petro de Luanda of Angola (3rd) and Patriots of Rwanda (4th).