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City Oilers Outwitted By Angola’s CRD Libolo

Oilers' Jimmy Enabu (with the ball) in the game against BEAC on Sunday. (Courtesy photo)

FIBA Africa Club Champions Cup
Libolo 98- City Oilers

The writing was on the wall that Zone V champions, viagra sale City Oilers were venturing into a new challenge and were going to struggle on their maiden appearance.

City Oilers were outwitted by Angolan giants Clube Recreativo Despotivo (CRD) do Libolo 98-48 in their fourth group B game on Monday at the ongoing FIBA Africa club champions cup.

Last year’s finalists Libolo eased past Uganda’s representative winning all the quarters including limiting City Oilers to just a single point in the fourth quarter.

Libolo who were extremely dominant claimed the first period 20-08 and the gap grew to 27 points heading into halftime with the Angolan outfit adding 27 points while City Oilers managed 10. Libolo headed into recess leading 47-18.

City Oilers put up an incredible performance after recess trying to march Libolo and combining for 25 points while the 2014 champions scored 32 points.

However, sick the Uganda national basket league literally did not return for the fourth quarter as Libolo capped up their dominance with 19 points while Oilers got just one point.

Libolo eventually won the game to claim their third win in four games while Oilers lost their fourth game and are left with one to play against Nigeria’s customs.

City Oilers lost to Algeria’s GSP 77-69 in their opening game before losing to AS Sale (Morocco) 83-73 and their chances of making the quarterfinals were shuttered with a 67-65 loss to Cameroon’s BEAC on Sunday.

Libolo’s Jekel Foster had a game high 16 points also managing 5 rebounds and 7 assists while Kami Kabangu had 16 points a team high for Oilers.

City Oilers results

GSP 77-69 City Oilers
AS Sale 83-73 City Oilers
BEAC 67-65 City Oilers
CRD Libolo 98-44 City Oilers


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