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 1. Tshwane S. 6-0 
 2. Kwazulu Marlins 4-2 
 3. Mpumalanga R. 2-4 
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BNL Round 2: Panthers keep a leadership position - Sep 5, 2016


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There were only 2 rounds played so far and it's still very beginning of the Regular Season in BNL.

Panthers defeated Limpopo Pride in Johannesburg 70-59. Limpopo Pride will have a break next week, which should allow them to rest in order to get back on the winning path. Panthers will try to continue on its current victory against Magic. It will be extra interesting game as Magic is their local rival from Johannesburg.
Important game to mention about took place in . E.C. Windbreakers (1-0) saved a 3-point victory on the road edging Eagles (0-4) 59-56 on Saturday evening. E.C. Windbreakers will play against Magic in Johannesburg in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Eagles will play against Warriors (#9) to get more than just one victory in their record.
Magic (2-0) crushed at home Eagles (0-4) by 34 points 86-52, which is the biggest margin this round on Friday night. Magic's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Johannesburg Panthers.

In the last two games of round 2 Limpopo Pride won against Mpumalanga R. on the opponent's court 75-61. Tshwane S. managed to outperform Mpumalanga R. in a home game 74-61.

Soweto P. - Limpopo Pride 70-59

Panthers defeated Limpopo Pride in Johannesburg 70-59. Limpopo Pride will have a break next week, which should allow them to rest in order to get back on the winning path. Panthers will try to continue on its current victory against Magic. It will be extra interesting game as Magic is their local rival from Johannesburg.
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Mpumalanga R. - Limpopo Pride 61-75

Very expected game in Mbombela where Rhinos (0-4) were defeated by Limpopo Pride (2-1) 75-61 on Saturday. Limpopo Pride will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Rhinos will play against Duzi Royals (#8) and hope to win that game.
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NW Eagles - E.C. Windbreakers 56-59

Important game to mention about took place in . E.C. Windbreakers (1-0) saved a 3-point victory on the road edging Eagles (0-4) 59-56 on Saturday evening. E.C. Windbreakers will play against Magic in Johannesburg in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Eagles will play against Warriors (#9) to get more than just one victory in their record.
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Egoli Magic - NW Eagles 86-52

Magic (2-0) crushed at home Eagles (0-4) by 34 points 86-52, which is the biggest margin this round on Friday night. Magic's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Johannesburg Panthers.
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Tshwane S. - Mpumalanga R. 74-61

Very predictable result in Tshwane where Suns (2-1) defeated Rhinos (0-4) 74-61 on Friday. Suns will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Rhinos will play against Duzi Royals (#8) and hope to win that game.
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