National basketball league tips off April 16

Fadhil Yunus

Nine men’s teams and four women’s teams will vie for top honours in the upcoming 5.11 Brunei National Basketball League 2021, commencing on April 16 at the Brunei Basketball Association (BBA) Court in Batu Bersurat, it was announced yesterday.

The men’s teams include BBA, BDBA, Yi’s Nation, Tutong Basketball, Ong Sum Ping, Bandar Rocket, Yi’s Nation V2, Easyway Basketball and Team 409.

Meanwhile, the women’s teams are Shooting Star, Tutong Basketball, BDBA and Systematic Living.

The tournament’s opening matches will see BDBA facing Team 409 in the men’s category followed by Yi’s Nation and Easyway Basketball.

Meanwhile, the women’s category will start on April 18 with Shooting Star taking on Systematic Living.

The league tournament is scheduled to conclude on May 7 with Yi’s Nation taking on Yi’s Nation V2 and Ong Sum Ping meeting Easyway Basketball.