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Group F
 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 4: Mountaineers are defeated by N.C. Zebras - Oct 9, 2017


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Host teams show no mercy winning all games.

The most crucial game of the last round was the first loss of undefeated Mountaineers (2-1) on the court of sixth ranked N.C. Zebras on Saturday night. Visitors were defeated by N.C. Zebras 74-70. Despite that victory N.C. Zebras went down to seventh position due to points difference. Mountaineers at the other side dropped to the fourth place with one game lost.
The game in Port Elizabeth was also worth to mention about. One of their biggest challengers Marlins (2-2) played at the court of seventh ranked E.C. Windbreakers (2-2). E.C. Windbreakers defeated Marlins 73-63. E.C. Windbreakers moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Kwazulu Marlins.
The game in Port Elizabeth was also quite interesting. One of their biggest challengers Marlins (2-2) played at the court of seventh ranked E.C. Windbreakers (2-2). E.C. Windbreakers managed to secure a 6-point victory 73-67 on Friday. E.C. Windbreakers moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Kwazulu Marlins.
Fourth ranked Marlins (2-2) crushed at home 7th ranked E.C. Windbreakers (2-2) by 24 points 75-51, which is the biggest margin this round. Despite that victory Marlins went down to fifth position due to points difference, which they share with defeated E.C. Windbreakers.

In the last two games of round 4 N.C. Zebras lost to W.C. Mountaineers on the opponent's court 66-73. W.C. Mountaineers managed to outperform N.C. Zebras in a home game 65-58.

W.C. Mountaineers - N.C. Zebras 73-66

Everything could happen in Cape at the game between two tied teams. Both fifth ranked Mountaineers and 6th ranked N.C. Zebras had identical 1-1 record. This time Mountaineers used a home court advantage and beat the opponent from 73-66. Mountaineers (2-1) moved-up to fourth place. N.C. Zebras at the other side dropped to the seventh position with two games lost.
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E.C. Windbreakers - Kwazulu Marlins 73-63

The game in Port Elizabeth was also worth to mention about. One of their biggest challengers Marlins (2-2) played at the court of seventh ranked E.C. Windbreakers (2-2). E.C. Windbreakers defeated Marlins 73-63. E.C. Windbreakers moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Kwazulu Marlins.
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Kwazulu Marlins - E.C. Windbreakers 75-51

Fourth ranked Marlins (2-2) crushed at home 7th ranked E.C. Windbreakers (2-2) by 24 points 75-51, which is the biggest margin this round. Despite that victory Marlins went down to fifth position due to points difference, which they share with defeated E.C. Windbreakers.
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N.C. Zebras - W.C. Mountaineers 74-70

The most crucial game of the last round was the first loss of Mountaineers (2-1) on the court of sixth ranked N.C. Zebras on Saturday night. Visitors were defeated by N.C. Zebras 74-70. Despite that victory N.C. Zebras went down to seventh position due to points difference. Mountaineers at the other side dropped to the fourth place with one game lost.
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E.C. Windbreakers - Kwazulu Marlins 73-67

The game in Port Elizabeth was also quite interesting. One of their biggest challengers Marlins (2-2) played at the court of seventh ranked E.C. Windbreakers (2-2). E.C. Windbreakers managed to secure a 6-point victory 73-67 on Friday. E.C. Windbreakers moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Kwazulu Marlins.
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W.C. Mountaineers - N.C. Zebras 65-58

Everything could happen in Cape at the game between two tied teams. Both fifth ranked Mountaineers and 6th ranked N.C. Zebras had identical 1-1 record. This time Mountaineers used a home court advantage and defeated the opponent from 65-58. Mountaineers (2-1) moved-up to fourth place. N.C. Zebras at the other side dropped to the seventh position with two games lost.
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