Pune : In a performance laced with class and perfection, Chennai Slam eased past Punjab Steelers 69-59 to clinch their second UBA Pro Basketball championship on Sunday afternoon in Pune.
Punjab Steelers failed to repeat yesterday’s performance and were lagging behind through each quarter in this decisive game three of the championship series.
Just like the previous match, both teams were on an even keel in the initial stages of the match with both teams in relentless pursuit of seizing control of the proceedings.
Chennai Slam managed to take a six point lead (12-6) going into the first time-out of the quarter as Punjab Steelers were struggling to find their offensive rhythm. Punjab Steelers managed to fight back.