Team Rollers on Wednesday (yesterday) emerged champion of the 2019 Easter Wheelchair Basketball Championship with a 31-13 points defeat of Team Bose Kafo at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.
Team Rollers defeated Team Achievers by 27-4 points in the first semi-final while Team Bose Kafo humbled Team Sunshine by 28-00 in the second semi-final.
Team Achievers went to defeat Team Sunshine by 10-6 points in the third place game.
Team Rollers captain Williams Terlumun Ukari thanked the Nigeria Wheelchair Basketball Federation and players in the diaspora for putting together the 2-Day tournament.
He however appealed to the corporate world and influential individuals to sponsor more competitions for special athletes in Nigeria.
Eight teams took part of the tournament which was a mixed blend of male and female players.