Vietnamese basketball club Sai Gon Heat beat Singapore Slingers 72-67 in their Asian Basketball League game in Singapore on Wednesday.
The Singaporeans, currently ranked fourth, defeated Sai Gon Heat 60-55 at the Tan Binh competition house in January.
Jahmar Thorpe, who recently joined the Vietnamese club, led scoring with 24 points while Jonathan Jones contributed 14 points and 11 rebounds alongside John Smith's 12 points and 10 boards. This was their second win after overcoming defending champions Chang Thailand Slammers 60-55 last month.
The team will host Westports Malaysia Dragons at the Tan Binh competition house in HCM City on Sunday. — VNS