Zenith B’ball League: First Bank, Dolphins confirm supremacy

Defending Champions, First Bank basketball team opened the Phase Three of this year’s Zenith Bank Women Premier League on a no-nonsense note by blowing out their opponents IGP Queens 112 to 62 points. The Bankers who recorded their first victory on Thursday courtesy a walk over against Benue Queens were ruthless throughout the encounter forcing the IGP Queens to play without cohesion and unity. The scoreline ended 22-17, 51-28, 79-43, 112-62 to top Group A with six maximum points. Former First Deep Water, Nkechi Akashili propelled by captain Chioma Udeaja…

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Zenith B’ball League: First Bank, Dolphins win again as 1st phase ends

The first phase of the National Women’s Basketball League sponsored by Zenith Bank ended on Monday in Abuja with favorites First Bank and Dolphins maintaining winning streak. A total of 18 teams from various parts of the country took part in the competition which started on April 10 at the Package B Sports Hall of the National Stadium in Abuja. However, three top contenders maintained an unbeaten run so far in the league series which is expected to continue in Kaduna from May 1. First Bank, Dolphins and Customs after…

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