US Monastir crowned champions after comeback win overPetro de Luanda
Tunisian giants US Monastir are the champions of the second season of the Basketball Africa League (BAL), thanks to an 83-72 victory over Angola’s Petro de Luanda in the final game of the tournament that took place on Saturday, May 28.
American guard Michael Dixon Jr and Firas Lhyani led the Tunisian powerhouse’s scoring with with 21 points apiece, while Ater Majok added 14 points.
The final spectacle was also attended by prominent figures including NBA legend Dikembe Mutombo and NBA deputy commissioner, Mark A. Tatum. First Lady Jeannette Kagame also watched the game.