can report Ghana Center Amida Brmah has put in another impressive defensive shift for his side Filou Oostende.

Oostende clinched a 78-70 win over Leiden in the 2021-2022 BNXT Basketball League Season; Brimah played 24:39 minutes in the game that had Filou’s Phil Booth and Leiden’s Jhonathan Dunn lead the scoring category with 16 points apiece.

Brimah attempts shot against Napoca Photo Courtesy: FIBA

Brimah on the other hand, registered six points, six rebounds, six blocked shots and an assist to get his team the win and first place in the Belgian-Dutch hoops league.

Oostende’s latest win in the league comes on the back of a 74-85 loss to Romanian side Cluj Napoca that got the team eliminated from the FIBA Basketball Champions League. In eight games, the 6 foot 10 inch player averaged 8.9 points, seven rebounds and 2.5 blocks in 21.9 minutes.

Brimah at the free throw line Photo Courtesy: FIBA

Winning the league has become of utmost importance to Filou after falling out of European competition and losing the Belgian Basketball Cup Final.

The team plays Zwolle and Den Bosch on March 30 and April 1 next.

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – MAY 1: Amida Brimah #37 of the Indiana Pacers arrives before the game against the Oklahoma City Thunder on May 1, 2021 at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2021 NBAE (Photo by Zach Beeker/NBAE via Getty Images)

By Yaw Adjei-Mintah

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