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Team Rollers Emerge Champions Of 2019 Easter Wheelchair Basketball Championship

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.

2019 Easter Wheelchair Basketball Championship

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.