NK Ballers and Hard-Knocks set for Futsal Championship

Rival Captains- Trenton Lashley (left) of Hard-Knocks and Rawle Gittens of NK Ballers will battle for the championship, following semi-final wins over Spaniards and Silver Bullets respectively

NK Ballers and Hard-Knocks will face-off in the final of the New Era Entertainment/Mohamed Enterprise Futsal Championship tomorrow, following semi-final wins on Saturday.

Staged at the Mackenzie Sports Club (MSC) hard-court, Linden in front of a large crowd, NK Ballers overcame fierce rival Silver Bullets in a marathon battle via a 15-13 scoreline.

The star-studded NK Ballers outfit, which featured Travis Best between the uprights, was led by a five-goal blitz from captain and experienced forward Rawle Gittens.

The next best scorer with a hat-trick was Devon George, while Keon Sears, Kenard Simon and Jermaine Grandison scored two goals apiece. Adding a solitary strike to the score sheet was Joel McKinnon.

On the other side, Omar Williams recorded a helmet-trick, while sibling Damion Williams tallied a hat-trick.

Robin Adams and Jamaine Samuels also got into the scoring act with two conversions individually, while Kieron Cameron and Clifton Alley netted one goal respectively.

Meanwhile their opponent, Hard-Knocks downed Spaniards 6-3. Dexroy Adams recorded four goals in the rout, while Trenton Lashley and Clive Nobrega netted one goal apiece.

For the Spaniards, David Chinda bagged a double, while Curtez Kellman netted once. The two losing semi-finalists will lock horns in the third place playoff prior to the finale.

Winner of the event will pocket $500,000 and the championship trophy, while the runner-up will collect $150,000 and a trophy. The third place side receives $50,000, while fourth place walks away with a trophy.

Complete Results

Game-1

Hard-Knocks-6 vs Spaniards-3

Hard-Knocks Scorers

Dexroy Adams-4 goals

Trenton Lashley-1 goal

Clive Nobrega-1 goal

Spaniard Scorers

David Chinda-2 goals

Curtez Kellman-1 goal

Game-2

Silver Bullets-13 vs NK Ballers-15

NK Ballers Scorers

Rawle Gittens-5 goals

Devon George-3 goals

Keon Sears-2 goals

Kenard Simon-2 goals

Jermaine Grandison-2 goals

Joel McKinnon-1 goal

Silver Bullets Scorers

Omar Williams-4 goals

Damion Williams-3 goals

Robin Adams-2 goals

Jamaine Samuels-2 goals

Kieron Cameron-1 goal

Clifton Alley-1 goal

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