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Mumbai: Geethu Anna Jose managed 19 points, a below-par showing by her standards, as Super Girls recorded its third straight win in the women's league of the Mastan Basketball Professional League, defeating Power Girls 70-60 here on Thursday.
Super Girls takes on Wonder Girls in the final, the latter defeated Golden Girls 55-35 in a league game played late on Wednesday night.
Prashanti Singh and sister Akanksha Singh got going for Power Girls in the first quarter to help it lead 18-10. Super Girls dominated the second quarter 25-4 and narrowed down lead to 35-22 at half-time.
Power Girls, which lost the third quarter 15-16, before international Seema Singh stepped on court to support Prashanti and Akansha, led 23-19 at one point before falling short.
Vishesh Brighuvanshi top scored with 33 points to not only help Lions defeat Kings but also take it to the men's semifinals from Group A.
In another match, Prince overcame a determined Riders to win 77-60 in Group A and confirm a semifinal place.
Women: Super Girls 70 (Geethu Anna Jose 19, Akanksha S 17, Pushpa M 12) bt Power Girls 60 (Prashanti Singh 24, Akanksha Singh 17); Wonder Girls 55 (Anitha P, Bharati Netam, Reshma G all 11 pts) bt Golden Girls 35.
Men: Lions 87 (Vishesh Brighuvanshi 33, Vipin Kumar 14, Subhash A 12) bt Kings 57 (Eudrick Periera 16, Arjun Singh 15, Harendra Singh 12); Prince 77 (Gangandeep Singh 29, Mohit Bhandari 20) bt Riders 60 (Shiv Kumar 24, Settu S 12) .
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