February 21, 2018 10:14 AM NPT
KATHMANDU, Feb 21:Bishal Milan Kendra has registered a win in an entertaining match as it came back from behind in the last quarter to defeat Himalayan Hounds 61-57 in the ongoing first Kwiks Men’s Basketball League, on Tuesday. Hounds, who had taken the lead in the first two quarters and even drawn in the third, could not keep its pace and was defeated at home in the fourth. At the Shankardev Campus Court, Hounds had taken a 19-14 lead in the first quarter and 14-12 in the second. But, the winning team fought brilliantly on its verge for comeback and tied the third quarter 13-13, but the away team Milan Kendra decided the game by taking a 21-11 lead in the last quarter. It was successful in winning the game 61-57 on aggregate. Bikash Gurung scored the highest 18 for the winning team. Milan Kendra has now accumulated three points in the league. Budhanilkantha Municipality
will now take on
Kirtipur Basketball Team at the Golfutar Court, while South Siders will face the departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC) at the St. Xavier’s Court on Wednesday.