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  (-F/G-90)
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 Ivan LUMANYIKA
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  (205-C-92)
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NBL Round 12: Betway Power edges JKL Dolphins by three points - Aug 5, 2018


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Joseph Ikong
There were many interesting games last round. The round ended with derby games and favorites losing the games. Here is the last round review presented by ESL.

Sixth-ranked JKL Dolphins (8-10) made lots of trouble for first ranked Betway Power (16-3) on Friday. The visitors managed to secure only three-point victory 68-65. However their fans expected much easier game. Betway Power forced 25 JKL Dolphins turnovers. 25 personal fouls committed by JKL Dolphins helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was Geofrey Soro who had a double-double by scoring 15 points and 10 rebounds. The former international forward Joseph Ikong (193-85) chipped in 17 points and 7 rebounds. Betway Power's coach used entire bench in such tough game. At the other side the best for losing team was forward Makala Libe (-95) who recorded 17 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals. Betway Power have a solid four-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 16-3 record. JKL Dolphins at the other side keep the sixth place with ten games lost. Betway Power are looking forward to face bottom-ranked UPDF (#12) in the next round which should be an easy win for them. JKL Dolphins will play against Charging Rhinos (#11) and are hoping to prove to their fans that this time they can win.
Another interesting game was a derby match between two teams from Kampala: KIU Titans (#2) and City Oilers (#2). KIU Titans (15-4) won against visiting City Oilers (13-4) 94-79. It ended at the same time the eight-game winning streak of City Oilers. It was a good game for guard Micheal Bwanga who led his team to a victory with 20 points and 6 rebounds. Chris Omanye contributed with 12 points and 8 assists for the winners. The former international James Okello (194-90) replied with 18 points and 8 rebounds for City Oilers. City Oilers' coach rotated ten players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. KIU Titans have an impressive seven-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 15-4 record behind leader Betway Power. Defending champion City Oilers dropped to the third place with four games lost. KIU Titans will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. City Oilers will play against KCC Lions and hope to get back on the winning track.
We should mention about the upset which took place in , where higher ranked Our Saviour (7-8) lost at home to eleventh ranked Charging Rhinos (5-14) 84-88 on Wednesday. Worth to mention a great performance of Abel Omomgin who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 21 points, 18 rebounds and 5 assists. Charging Rhinos' coach let to play all 12 players in such tough game. The best for the losing side was Steven Mwesigye with a double-double by scoring 19 points and 10 rebounds. Newly promoted Charging Rhinos maintains eleventh position with 5-14 record. Loser Our Saviour keeps the seventh place with eight games lost. They share the position with Ndejje. Charging Rhinos will meet higher ranked JKL Dolphins (#6) in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Our Saviour will play against Sharing Youth and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
An interesting game took place in Kampala, where higher ranked Pemba Warriors (9-7) were outleveled at home by tenth ranked KCC Lions (6-12) 77-54. The winners were led by Emmanuel Odongkara who had that evening a double-double by scoring 17 points and 11 rebounds. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Newly promoted KCC Lions maintains tenth position with 6-12 record. Pemba Warriors lost third consecutive game. They keep the fourth place with seven games lost. KCC Lions' next round opponent will be higher ranked City Oilers (#3) in Kampala and they do not belong to the favorites in that game.
Another interesting game was again a derby between two local teams from Kampala: KIU Titans (#2) and Charging Rhinos (#11). KIU Titans (15-4) smashed visiting Charging Rhinos (5-14) by 22 points 76-54. The best player for the winners was Micheal Bwanga who scored 11 points and 6 assists. Charging Rhinos' coach gave up on the game allowing to play twelve players seeing no chance for a win. KIU Titans have an impressive seven-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 15-4 record behind leader Betway Power. Newly promoted Charging Rhinos keep the eleventh place with 14 games lost. KIU Titans' supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Kampala .

The best stats of 12th round was 20 points by Denis Balungu of KIU Titans.



Our Saviour - Charging Rhinos 84-88

We should mention about the upset which took place in , where higher ranked Our Saviour (7-8) lost at home to eleventh ranked Charging Rhinos (5-14) 84-88 on Wednesday. Worth to mention a great performance of forward Abel Omomgin (-89) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 21 points, 18 rebounds and 5 assists and Abraham Isiagi who added 16 points and 5 rebounds during the contest. Charging Rhinos' coach let to play all 12 players in such tough game. The best for the losing side was forward Steven Mwesigye with a double-double by scoring 19 points and 10 rebounds and forward Wilberforce Pirwoth (-95) scored 22 points and 6 rebounds. Four Charging Rhinos and five Our Saviour players scored in double figures. Newly promoted Charging Rhinos maintains eleventh position with 5-14 record. Loser Our Saviour keeps the seventh place with eight games lost. They share the position with Ndejje. Charging Rhinos will meet higher ranked JKL Dolphins (#6) in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Our Saviour will play against Sharing Youth and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Charging Rhinos: A.Omomgin 21+18reb+5ast, I.Abraham 16+5reb+1ast, F.Kasekende 15+3reb, S.Kalungi 10+1reb+5ast, W.Samuel 9+4reb+6ast, M.Ian 8+5reb
Our Saviour: W.Pirwoth 22+6reb+3ast, S.Mwesigye 19+10reb+2ast, J.Wacha 19+5reb+5ast, B.Ssentongo 12+10reb+4ast, O.Majok 12+4reb+1ast, S.Wokorach 0+6reb
gschID: 636974


JKL Dolphins - Betway Power 65-68

Sixth-ranked JKL Dolphins (8-10) made lots of trouble for first ranked Betway Power (16-3) on Friday. The visitors managed to secure only three-point victory 68-65. However their fans expected much easier game. Betway Power forced 25 JKL Dolphins turnovers. 25 personal fouls committed by JKL Dolphins helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was Geofrey Soro who had a double-double by scoring 15 points and 10 rebounds. The former international forward Joseph Ikong (193-85) chipped in 17 points and 7 rebounds. Betway Power's coach used entire bench in such tough game. At the other side the best for losing team was forward Makala Libe (-95) who recorded 17 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals and forward Brian Namake (-90) added 15 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists respectively. Betway Power have a solid four-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 16-3 record. JKL Dolphins at the other side keep the sixth place with ten games lost. Betway Power are looking forward to face bottom-ranked UPDF (#12) in the next round which should be an easy win for them. JKL Dolphins will play against Charging Rhinos (#11) and are hoping to prove to their fans that this time they can win.
Top scorers:
Betway Power: J.Ikong 17+7reb+2ast, S.Geofrey 15+10reb+3ast, P.Odong 13+4reb+3ast, D.Opolot 9+2reb+2ast, M.Athiu 6+3reb+1ast, A.Phillip 4+6reb+3ast
JKL Dolphins: M.Libe 17+7reb+5ast, B.Namake 15+9reb+4ast, F.Odama 10+5reb, Y.Bushiri 6+4reb+3ast, D.Mbusi 6+4reb, J.Ocheng 5+1reb+1ast
gschID: 636975


KIU Titans - City Oilers 94-79

Another interesting game was a derby match between two teams from Kampala: KIU Titans (#2) and City Oilers (#2). KIU Titans (15-4) won against visiting City Oilers (13-4) 94-79. It ended at the same time the eight-game winning streak of City Oilers. KIU Titans made 25-of-33 charity shots (75.8 percent) during the game. City Oilers were plagued by 29 personal fouls down the stretch. It was a good game for guard Micheal Bwanga who led his team to a victory with 20 points and 6 rebounds. Guard Chris Omanye (183-94) contributed with 12 points and 8 assists for the winners. Five KIU Titans players scored in double figures. The former international James Okello (194-90) replied with 18 points and 8 rebounds and Burundian forward Landry Ndikumana (198-95) added 9 points and 12 rebounds in the effort for City Oilers. City Oilers' coach rotated ten players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. KIU Titans have an impressive seven-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 15-4 record behind leader Betway Power. Defending champion City Oilers dropped to the third place with four games lost. KIU Titans will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. City Oilers will play against KCC Lions and hope to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
KIU Titans: M.Bwanga 20+6reb+2ast, S.Ulanga 17+4reb+1ast, C.Omanye 12+3reb+8ast, E.Kazungu 12+10reb+1ast, D.Balungu 11+4reb+1ast, O.Muge 9+6reb+1ast
City Oilers: J.Okello 18+8reb+1ast, S.Omony 11+4reb, J.Enabu 11+3reb+5ast, B.Muramba 9+2reb, L.Ndikumana 9+12reb+1ast, J.Otim 8+5reb+4ast
gschID: 636976


Pemba Warriors - KCC Lions 54-77

An interesting game took place in Kampala, where higher ranked Pemba Warriors (9-7) were outleveled at home by tenth ranked KCC Lions (6-12) 77-54. KCC Lions dominated down low during the game scoring 48 of its points in the paint compared to Pemba Warriors' 18. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 28 assists comparing to just 13 passes made by Pemba Warriors' players. The winners were led by Emmanuel Odongkara who had that evening a double-double by scoring 17 points and 11 rebounds and guard Andrew Gang (-96) supported him with 16 points and 7 rebounds. Four KCC Lions players scored in double figures. Even 19 points and 8 rebounds by forward Amisi Saidi (-87) did not help to save the game for Pemba Warriors. International forward Stanley Mugerwa (158-95) added 7 points and 10 rebounds. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Newly promoted KCC Lions maintains tenth position with 6-12 record. Pemba Warriors lost third consecutive game. They keep the fourth place with seven games lost. KCC Lions' next round opponent will be higher ranked City Oilers (#3) in Kampala and they do not belong to the favorites in that game.
Top scorers:
KCC Lions: O.Emmanuel 17+11reb+3ast, A.Gang 16+7reb+3ast, I.Odour 15+2reb+1ast, M.Francis 14+6reb+4ast, B.Waters 8+1reb+5ast, R.Ongom 4+1reb+3ast
Pemba Warriors: A.Saidi 19+8reb+2ast, S.Kiviiri 10, M.Opiyo 8+4reb, S.Mugerwa 7+10reb+3ast, M.Gaius 5+2ast, D.Gaaki 2+1reb+2ast
gschID: 636977


KIU Titans - Charging Rhinos 76-54

Another interesting game was again a derby between two local teams from Kampala: KIU Titans (#2) and Charging Rhinos (#11). KIU Titans (15-4) smashed visiting Charging Rhinos (5-14) by 22 points 76-54. Strangely Charging Rhinos outrebounded KIU Titans 37-25 including a 29-17 advantage in defensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was guard Micheal Bwanga who scored 11 points and 6 assists. Forward Denis Balungu (-95) chipped in 20 points. Four KIU Titans players scored in double figures. At the other side the best for losing team was forward Abel Omomgin (-89) who recorded 8 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists and the former international center Sam Gombya (213-89) added 9 points and 6 rebounds respectively. Charging Rhinos' coach gave up on the game allowing to play twelve players seeing no chance for a win. KIU Titans have an impressive seven-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 15-4 record behind leader Betway Power. Newly promoted Charging Rhinos keep the eleventh place with 14 games lost. KIU Titans' supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Kampala .
Top scorers:
KIU Titans: D.Balungu 20+1ast, M.Bwanga 11+4reb+6ast, C.Kasujja 10+2reb+2ast, C.Omanye 10+4ast, S.Ulanga 7+2reb+5ast, S.Agutu 7+5reb
Charging Rhinos: M.Mustapha 9+5reb, S.Gombya 9+6reb+2ast, I.Abraham 8+4reb+2ast, A.Omomgin 8+5reb+6ast, S.Kalungi 6+1ast, F.Kasekende 5+4reb+2ast
gschID: 636978


  




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