Spintex Knights overpower Reformers in Accra Basketball League
Basketball fans in Accra were treated to an exciting game at the Prisons Basketball Court on Wednesday, April 26, 2023. The highly anticipated match between the Spintex Knights and Reformers of Prisons did not disappoint, with both teams putting on a thrilling display.
In a closely contested encounter, the Knights emerged victorious with a 63-54 scoreline, silencing the home supporters who had turned out in large numbers to cheer on their team.
The win marked the fourth consecutive victory for the Knights, putting them in a strong position for the playoffs.
Coach Selorm Thomas acknowledged that the Reformers had given his team a tough game, but praised his players for stepping up and securing a hard-fought win.
He also revealed the tactics he used to neutralize the Reformers' three-point shooting, which they had relied heavily on in the first and second quarters.
The Spintex Knights' point guard and deputy skipper, Benjamin Omari, attributed the team's success to their hard work and discipline.
Despite their strong performance this season, Omari emphasized that the Knights would not underestimate any team.
Meanwhile, the Reformers' coach Emmanuel Agbesi alias AfriCola blamed his team's defeat on their failure to execute their training tactics during the game.