Barbados made a powerful begin to the FIBA Esports Open 2021 with victories over North and Central America Convention rivals Mexico, Honduras, and Costa Rica within the preliminary spherical on Friday night time.
Taking part in alongside 59 different nationwide groups on the NBA 2K platform, the Barbadian contingent, which is captained by senior nationwide participant Kelan Phillips, handily defeated Mexico 120-41 of their first sport. On the finish of the primary quarter, the die had seemingly been forged, because the Bajans romped to a 32-5 benefit.
The next sport in opposition to Honduras featured much less prolific scoring by the Barbados crew however they nonetheless simply brushed apart the opposition by a rating of 88-33, having led 48-19 at half-time.
Three Bajan gamers acquired A+ rankings for his or her first-half performances. (NM)
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