Nkumba Marines Face Toughest Challenge MTN Basketball League

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MTN Basketball defending champions, Nkumba Marines, will face their toughest test in the national series this weekend when they face record winners, Falcons, in the season's semi-final play offs. Nkumba are currently placed fourth in the Yello Max table. Although Falcons finished the preliminary round with a 51-52 loss to the much-improved Warriors, they remained atop with 32 points. The Marines lost to Falcons at the same stage in 2004 when Falcons went on to win their fifth league title. Federation of Uganda Basketball Association technical chairman, Yunus Nkutu, says the positions of three of the final teams