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 1. Soweto P. 6-0 
 2. Egoli Magic 3-3 
 3. W.C. Mountaineers 2-4 
 4. NW Eagles 1-5 
Group G
 1. Tshwane S. 6-0 
 2. Kwazulu Marlins 4-2 
 3. Mpumalanga R. 2-4 
 4. Limpopo Pride 0-6 
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 1. E.C. Windbreakers 0-5 
 2. N.C. Zebras 0-5 
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BNL Round 3: E.C. Windbreakers lose their first game against Magic - Sep 10, 2016


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The most crucial game of the last round was a loss of E.C. Windbreakers (1-1) in Johannesburg on Saturday night. Visitors were rolled over by Magic (3-0) 112-51. Magic is looking forward to face Marlins (#8) in Kwazulu in the next round which should be theoretically another easy game. E.C. Windbreakers will have a break next round.
Important game to mention about took place in Johannesburg. Mountaineers (3-0) saved a 3-point victory on the road edging Panthers (4-1) 62-59 on Saturday evening. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Panthers (4-1) had no problems winning another game on Friday. This time they crushed Warriors (1-1) 96-50. Panthers will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Warriors will play against Rhinos (#9) in Mbombela and hope to win that game.

In the last two games of round 3 Free State W. destroyed NW Eagles on the opponent's court 69-44. Winless NW Eagles were outscored by Mpumalanga R. in a home game 44-75.

NW Eagles - Free State W. 44-69

Rather expected game when Eagles (0-6) were crushed at home by Warriors (1-1) 69-44 on Saturday. Warriors will meet Rhinos (#9) in the next round. Eagles will have a break next round.
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Egoli Magic - E.C. Windbreakers 112-51

The most crucial game of the last round was a loss of E.C. Windbreakers (1-1) in Johannesburg on Saturday night. Visitors were rolled over by Magic (3-0) 112-51. Magic is looking forward to face Marlins (#8) in Kwazulu in the next round which should be theoretically another easy game. E.C. Windbreakers will have a break next round.
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Soweto P. - W.C. Mountaineers 59-62

Important game to mention about took place in Johannesburg. Mountaineers (3-0) saved a 3-point victory on the road edging Panthers (4-1) 62-59 on Saturday evening. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
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Free State W. - Soweto P. 50-96

Panthers (4-1) had no problems winning another game on Friday. This time they crushed Warriors (1-1) 96-50. Panthers will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Warriors will play against Rhinos (#9) in Mbombela and hope to win that game.
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NW Eagles - Mpumalanga R. 44-75

The game between closely ranked teams ended with Rhinos' (1-4) road victory over Eagles (0-6) 75-44 on Friday. Rhinos will meet at home Warriors (#7) in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Eagles will have a break next round.
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