Team Jachung beat the Wizards to steal the first game of the Pepsi A-League Championship finals, 82-64, yesterday. Team Jachung’s Jigme Yonten scored 20 points while Dorji Gyeltshen pulled down 17 rebounds. The highest number of steals was made by the Wizard’s Jigme K Singye with four. The two teams will face off again today at 2pm at the Swimming Pool complex in the second game of the best of three finals.
Bhutan’s prospects to stay in the 2019 AFC Asian Cup qualifiers remain in the shadows with the second consecutive loss the team suffered at the hand of the Maldives on June 13.