Cantho Catfish win VBA 2018 for first time

15:39 | 10/09/2018 Sports

Cantho Catfish took the Vietnam Basketball Association (VBA) League trophy last night.

Cantho Catfish celebrate winning the trophy of the Việt Nam Basketball Association (VBA) League on September 9 — VNS Photo

The Catfish beat Hanoi Buffaloes 76-71 in the third game of the final series held at the Hanoi University of Science and Technology’s Gymnasium. The Catfish beat the Buffaloes 3-0 in aggregate to triumph in the annual event.

It is the first time the Catfish have taken the title.

Both teams gave fans an interesting and dramatic match until the last seconds. However, the Catfish grasped the advantage to take the lead.

Last year, the Catfish lost to Thang Long Warriors in the finals.

Theo VNS