Brunei-Muara edge Temburong in basketball league

|     Khairil Hassan     |

BRUNEI-MUARA edged Temburong 48-41 in the women’s category of the 5.11 National Basketball League at the Brunei Basketball Association (BBA) Basketball Court last Sunday.

Brunei-Muara led the first two quarters 10-6 and 13-9, before Temburong led narrowly 13-12 in the third quarter. In the fourth quarter, the teams were tied 13-13, but it was not enough for Temburong to overtake Brunei-Muara.

In the men’s category, Brunei-Muara ‘A’ outscored Seria 70-49 in the first game at the New Village Basketball Court in Seria. Kuala Belait defeated Brunei-Muara ‘B’ 75-55 in the second match.

A Brunei-Muara player looks to pass as Temburong players defend. – KHAIRIL HASSAN