Zenith Bank League: First Bank, MFM, Customs, Dolphins in semi-finals

The semi-finals of the Zenith Bank Women’s Basketball League Final 6 playoffs will take centre stage from 2pm, Tuesday, 6th November at the Sports Hall of the National Stadium, Lagos.

Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministry Basketball club will take on Dolphins in what promises to be a very interesting matchup.

Newly formed MFM WBC who became the first club to qualify for the semi-finals with a 56-49 points win over a more experienced Nigeria Customs will face the 2015 league champions by 6pm.

It will be a battle for supremacy between the two Lagos based teams as MFM will hope to avenge their semi-final defeat against Dolphins at the Conference phase in Enugu.

Despite losing to newly formed Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministry, Customs will have a second shot at redemption.

Customs of Abuja qualified for the semi-finals as best losers and will face defending champions, First Bank who have remained unbeaten. The match will start by 4pm.

First Bank women defeated Plateau Rocks 84-47 on Monday. D’Tigress player, Nkechi Akashili showed her mettle scoring 23points and 2 rebounds to give her side an easy passage to the semi-finals.

The classification game between Plateau Rocks and Kaduna Angels comes up at 2pm while final of the competition holds on Wednesday.

The two finalists will represent Nigeria at the 2018 FIBA Africa Women Club Championship.