SCU Student Basketball Team wins final match!

2014.10.13 (updated on 2014.10.16)

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An International student basketball team narrowly beat a local team of teachers and sports personnel to win a basketball cup in a thrilling, tense match that saw the foreign visitors come from behind to win 34-32!

The match was played at 4pm on Wednesday 15th October at the Central South University grounds with a large crowd in attendance. The local team had a much higher average age than the student outfit but they proved dominant for most of the game, until the final sector when the visitors triumphed in comeback style.

That evening, team members from both sides enjoyed dinner together in the spirit of international, friendly competition. Congratulations guys, you deserved it.

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WNIC News report of 2014.10.13:

A multinational student team over at South Central University has beaten stiff opposition to make it to the final of the local games, due on Wednesday 15th October 2014 at 4pm at the main basketball, training courts. Everyone is welcome!

The team played two matches, pushing the opposition aside with a 30-18 victory and then narrowly beating the second outfit by 28-25. The international student team has students from a wide range of countries. Good luck guys!

With thanks to Abed for reporting