Air Warriors Make Final 8 Of NBBF Zenith Bank Basketball League 

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…As Nigeria Customs Too Strong For Nasarawa Amazons

Air Warriors Basketball Club of Abuja have sealed their place in the final 8 of the NBBF Zenith Bank Women’s Basketball League scheduled to hold in Lagos State, South West, Nigeria next month.

Warriors secured their place in the final with a comfortable 60-44 points win over Plateau Rocks on Thursday on Match Day 4 of the Savannah Conference play-off at the Lafia City Hall, Shedam Road, Lafia the capital of Nasarawa State, North Central, Nigeria.

In the other game played on Thursday, Nigeria Customs were too strong for Nasarawa Amazons despite the home crowd drumming up support for them. Customs took Amazons apart 88-61 to register a 27 points margin victory.

The biggest game of the Savannah Conference play-off between Nigeria Customs and Plateau Rocks that is also through to the final 8 comes up today on the last day of action in Lafia.

Nigeria Army and Nasarawa Amazons meet in the other game of Match Day 5. Both teams need a win to garantee their space in the grand finale of the NBBF Zenith Bank Women’s Basketball League.

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Already, Nigeria Customs and Air Warriors both of Abuja alongside Plateau Rocks have qualified for the final scheduled to hold in Lagos.

After the conclusion of the Savannah Conference play-offs today in Lafia, attention shifts to Asaba, Delta State for the massive show down in the Atlantic Conference play-off between the 2nd and 8th of October.

Here are all the results so far in the NBBF Zenith Bank Women’s Basketball League Savannah Conference play-offs holding at the Lafia City Hall, Shedam Road, Lafia, Nasarawa State.

MATCH DAY 1
Air warriors 61
Nigerian army 39

✓ Nassarawa Amazons 59
✓ Plateau Rock 61

MATCH DAY 2
✓ Plateau Rocks 49
✓ Nigeria Army 39

✓ Air Warriors 49
✓ Nigeria Customs 54

MATCH DAY 3
✓ Nigeria Army 36
✓ Nigeria Customs 76

✓ Air Warriors 75
✓ Nasarawa Amazons 55

MATCH DAY 4
✓ Nigeria Customs 88
✓ Nassarawa Amazons 61

✓ Air Warriors 60
✓ Plateau Rocks 44

MATCH DAY 5
✓ Nigeria Customs
✓ Plateau Rocks

✓ Nasarawa Amazons
✓ Nigeria Army

Kada Angels of Kaduna State failed to turn up for the last phase of the Savannah Conference play-off.