Ubumwe 59-34 RAPP
Women basketball league champions Ubumwe kicked off their quest for a double, snatching a 59-34 win over RAPP on Sunday at Amahoro indoor stadium.
On Friday, RPPA had stunned playoffs defending champions APR 42-41.
Ubumwe will be up against APR on Wednesday in the last match of the three-team round-robin semi-finals. The top two teams will clash in the best of five finals.
RAPP head coach Eric Dusabimana expressed his frustrations after the defeat, which leaves his team in a delicate position.
“It’s sad for us losing to Ubumwe because it leaves our chances to play in the final hanging in balance. We can only hope that Ubumwe beat APR on Wednesday,” Dusabimana said Sunday.