The National Basketball League, BBA raised its curtain last night at the BBA Basketball Court, Batu Bersurat in Gadong.
It was officiated by Pengiran Mohammad Amirrizal bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Culture Youth and Sports. 6 teams participated in the men's category and 4 in the women's category.
The first match in the men's category saw the Kuala Belait 'B' against the Tutong team. In the first half, the Tutong team in black jersey lead the match with 18-3. During the second half, the Tutong team continued to dominate the match with 39-16. In the third half Belait scored 16 points. However during the final half, Tutong won the match with 71-39.
The second match brought the Brunei Muara A team in yellow jersey and Kuala Belait. In the first half, Brunei Muara 'A' lead with 22-17. In the second quarter of the match Belait lead the game with 58-46 points. While in the final quarter of the match Brunei Muara 'A' won 73 to 71 points.