• July 10, 2020

Tags : Basketball Africa League

BAL Qualifiers: City Oilers Fall Short, Patriots Champions

BAL Qualifiers: City Oilers lost against Maputo. FIBA photo Sunday, December 23 *Bronze Match: City Oilers (Uganda) 57-74 Ferroviario Maputo (Mozambique) *Final: Patriots (Rwanda) 94-63 GNBC (Madagascar) City Oilers’ dream of qualifying for the inaugural Basketball Africa League (BAL) came to an end after suffering a 57-74 loss to Ferroviario Maputo in a bronze match […]Read More

BAL Qualifiers: Do Or Die For City Oilers After Loss

City Oilers lost to Patriots on Saturday. FIBA Saturday, December 21 *Maputo 90-94 GNBC *Patriots 81-59 City Oilers Sunday, December 22 Bronze Match: City Oilers Vs Maputo Final: Patriots Vs GNBC City Oilers are at this critical stage after falling 59-81 against hosts Patriots in a semifinal game while Maputo also lost 90-94 against GNBC […]Read More

Players Knew What Was At Stake – Juruni

City Oilers coach Mandy Juruni has claimed that his players ”knew what was at stake” after a deserved win against South Sudanese side Cobra Sport. Oilers managed to live to the billing as they reached the semis of the 2020 BAL Qualifiers with a smooth 108-71 win on Thursday. Also Read: How Oilers Beat Cobra […]Read More

BAL Qualifiers: Oilers Thrash Cobra, Set Up Patriots Semi

Thursday, December 19 *UNZP 69-55 JKT *KPA 79-67 Maputo *Cobra 71-108 City Oilers *Patriots 94-88 GNBC (O.T) City Oilers stormed the Semifinal of the 2020 Basketball Africa League (BAL) Qualifiers after recording a scintillating 108-78 win against South Sudan’s Cobra in their last group game on Thursday at Kigali Arena in the Rwanda capital. Mandy […]Read More

Wundi, Soro To Test Oilers’ BAL Credentials

Thursday, December 19 *UNZ Pacers Vs JKT – 1:30PM *KPA Vs Ferroviario Maputo – 4:00PM *Cobra Vs City Oilers – 6:30PM *Patriots Vs GNBC – 9PM City Oilers face an aptitude test against South Sudan’s Cobra in their last group game at the 2020 Basketball Africa League (BAL) qualifiers. Oilers who got a walkover against […]Read More

BAL Qualifiers: City Oilers’ Second Half Surge In Vain

Wednesday, December 18 *City Oilers 87-92 Ferroviario De Maputo *JKT Vs GNBC – 4:30PM *Cobra Vs KPA – 6:30PM *UNZA Vs Patriots – 9PM Thursday, December 19 *Cobra Vs City Oilers City Oilers edged the second half but were punished for their slow start by Mozambique’s Ferroviario Maputo on match-day two of the 2020 BAL […]Read More

Oilers Shift Attention To Maputo After KPA No-Show

City Oilers Captain Jimmy Enabu. FIBA photo Tuesday, December 17 *KPA 0-20 City Oilers (W/0) *GNBC 78-75 UNZA Pacers *Ferroviario 74-59 Cobra *Patriots 113-61 JKT Wednesday, December 18 *City Oilers Vs Ferroviario De Maputo – 1:30PM *JKT Vs GNBC – 4:30PM *Cobra Vs KPA – 6:30PM *UNZA Vs Patriots – 9PM City Oilers had a […]Read More

BAL Qualifiers: City Oilers Seek Perfect Start Against KPA

City Oilers face KPA in opener. Tuesday, December 17 *GNBC Vs Unza pacers – 1:30PM *Ferroviario Vs Cobra – 4PM *KPA Vs City Oilers – 6:30PM *Patriots Vs JKT – 9PM Uganda six time back to back NBL champions City Oilers will be targeting a perfect start when they meet Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) in […]Read More

New Faces As City Oilers Go All Guns Blazing In

Oilers’ Pool Games: Tuesday, December 17: City Oilers Vs KPA – 6:30PM Wednesday, December 18: Ferrovario Maputo Vs City Oilers – 1:30PM Thursday, December 19: City Oilers Vs Cobra – 6:30PM City Oilers coach Mandy Juruni says that qualifying for the upcoming 2020 Basketball Africa League has been their ultimate goal ever since the tourney […]Read More

A’darius Pegues: Patriots’ New Recruit ‘Ready’ For Oilers

Former City Oilers’ centre A’Darius Lamar Pegues will turn out for Rwandan champions Patriots in the forthcoming Basketball Africa League qualifiers. Patriots have been pitted with Oilers in Pool F alongside Kenya’s KPA, Mozambique’s Ferroviario de Maputo, Madagascar’s GNBC and UNZA pacers from Zambia. Pegues, an American born big man is relishing the opportunity to […]Read More

BAL Qualifiers: Patriots Reveal More Work For City Oilers

Wednesday, October 16 *City Oilers ?? 71-57 Dynamo ?? *JKT ?? 87-47 Hawassa ?? Thursday, October 17 *Dynamo ?? 64-73 Patriots ?? *Hawassa ?? 49-100 City Oilers ?? Friday, October 18 *Patriots ?? 125-50 Hawassa ?? *City Oilers ?? 85-56 JKT ?? Saturday, October 19 *Hawassa ?? 43-90 Dynamo ?? *JKT ?? 65-79 Patriots ?? […]Read More

BAL Qualifiers: Omony Stars As City Oilers Rout Hawassa

Thursday, October 17 *Dynamo ?? 64-73 Patriots ?? *Hawassa ?? 49-100 City Oilers ?? Friday, October 18 *Patriots ?? vs Hawassa ?? *City Oilers ?? vs JKT ?? Stephen Omony put up a strong performance as City Oilers eased past Ethiopia’s Hawassa on the second day of the group D of Basketball Africa League qualifiers […]Read More

BAL Qualifiers: City Oilers Dealt With Huge Blow Ahead Of

Wednesday, October 16 *Dynamo (Burundi) Vs City Oilers City Oilers’ guard Josh Johnson has suffered an injury on Tuesday morning in a practice session, The-SportsNation.com sources can confirm. City Oilers are already in Tanzania ahead of the inaugural Basketball Africa League (BAL) qualifiers in Dar Es Salam slated for October 16-20. The former Ipswich Town […]Read More

Opong Ready To Spur Oilers’ BAL Dream

Robinson Odoch Opong is positive and confident ahead of City Oilers’ push for the upcoming qualifiers of the inaugural Basketball Africa League (BAL). Opong and Jordin Mayes have been added to the Oilers roster and the duo joined the team’s training session on Monday at GEMS Cambridge. The prolific three-point shooter is ready to lift […]Read More

Mayes Returns, Two More Join City Oilers’ BAL Push

City Oilers have summoned Jordin Mayes, Robinson Opong and veteran Stanley Ocitti for the inaugural Basketball Africa League (BAL) qualifiers due October 15-20 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The inaugural Basketball Africa League, that replaced FIBA Africa Championship cup, start with qualifying rounds before the finals in March 2020 in Rwanda with Kigali as the […]Read More