Basketball: Supercup postponed to day 26 September

Luanda – Initially scheduled for Saturday (22), the 2018/19 edition of the Vlademiro Romero Supercup in basketball, between the teams of 1� de Agosto and Atletico Sport AviacAPound o (ASA), will take place next Wednesday (26th), from 18:00, at the Multipurpose pavilion of Kilamba, in Luanda, the Angolan federation said on Monday.

Speaking to Angop, FAB Secretary General Nelson Sardinha explained that the postponement resulted from an agreement between the teams involved, as the ASA was informed very close to the date of the game on the replacement of Libolo, a team whose withdrawal letter was late delivered to the federation.

He said, however, that the next few days will enable clubs to improve their preparation in order to make a decent match, for the sake of national basketball.

The ASA dispute this opening competition of the season in place of Libolo, having been eliminated in the semi-final of the Angola Cup by the team of Cuanza Sul, while D’Agosto is the national champion and winner of the cup.

It will be the 26th Super Cup, a competition led by the “military” team with 12 titles. The “aviators” have three.

Source: Angola Press News Agency