|Quinton Doggett (4) competes with Jaywuan Hill at VBA League 2018. — Photo Courtesy of organisers |Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Defending champion Thang Long Warriors showed their true grit again as they beat Hochiminh City Wings by Jetstar in the Việt Nam Basketball Association (VBA) League 2018 at Hà Nội National University of Education Gymnasium on Thursday.
The champions ruled the match from the off quickly nothing up a lead of 16-12. After the break the game was much tighter and at half-time the score was 30-31.
Jaywuan Hill dominated in Q3 for the Warriors to chalk up 11 points and the game finished 82-71 to the home side.
Thang Long Warriors will meet Danang Dragons at 5th military region Gymnasium on July 21 and Hochiminh City Wings by Jetstar will face Cantho Catfish on July 24 at Cần Thơ Gymnasium.
In another match, Cantho Catfish beat Saigon Heat 86-78 at home.
Cantho Catfish will face Hochiminh City Wings by Jetstar at Cần Thơ Gymnasium on July 24 and Saigon Heat meets Hanoi Buffaloes at CIS Gymnasium on July 22. — VNS