KPA retain men’s title
Kenya Ports Authority men's basketball team swept Ulinzi Warriors 3-0 in their Play-offs finals with a 75-59 Game Three victory to win the basketball men's Premier League title for the third year in a row at the KPA hall, Makande yesterday.
In Nairobi, Eldoret-based Eldonets were yesterday crowned the new 2018 Kenya Basketball Federation men's Division One League champions after they beat Emyba 73-64 in Game Three of the best-three series play-offs final.
Eldonets were aided by hardworking John Biur, who scored 16 points, while Thomas Kioko replied with a game-high 22 points for Emyba.
Eldonets coach Maurice Ouma said: “We beat an experienced team with players who had featured in the Premier League before with top clubs.”
In the women's premier League semi-final, Equity Bank qualified for the play-offs final after they knocked out Strathmore University Swords 3-0.
They rocked Strathmore 61-32 after leading 23-17 at the break in Game Three and will now meet defending champions KPA, who saw off Storms 75-57 in Mombasa, in the final.