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Dongguan basketball club extends winning streak
http://www.dongguantoday.com    12/20/2011 10:10:00 AM

Guangdong Hongyuan's Zhu Fangyu (Middle) tallied 18 points.

Defending champions Guangdong Hongyuan, Dongguan's best basketball team, maintained their winning run in the 13th round of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league on Sunday.

Reigning champions Guangdong rejuvenated after a slow start to the season by winning their seventh straight game, a 128-104 win over Dongguan Marco Polo.

Guangdong Hongyuan guard Aaron Brooks had 27 points and 10 assists. James Singleton added 24 points and 10 rebounds. Local stars Wang Shipeng and Zhu Fangyu tallied 18 points respectively.

Dongguan Marco Polo's Joshua Akognon shot down game-high 34 points.

Guangdong Winnerway (Hongyuan) Southern Tigers or Guangdong Winnerway (Hongyuan) is a basketball team owned by the Guangdong Winnerway (Hongyuan) Group. The team is one of the best-performing teams in the Chinese Basketball Association, or CBA. The Tigers have won seven CBA titles (champions of the finals), behind only the Bayi Rockets' eight titles. The Tigers are the only team to have qualified for the CBA playoffs in all the seasons since the league launched in 1995.

Source:Dongguan Today  Editor: Zhou Mingfeng