Ba crowned 2018 BOG champion

Suva's Waisake Navunigasau and Ba's Saula Waqa contest for the ball during the final of the Inkk Mobile BOG at Churchill Park Lautoka. Picture. REINAL CHAND/FILE

BA was crowned the 2018 Inkk Mobile Battle of the Giants champion after defeating Suva 2-0 at Lautoka’s Churchill Park this afternoon.

Player of the tournament Abbu Zahid and prolific goal scorer Samuela Nabenia scores a goal each in the second spell of extra time to give their side a deserving win.

The men-in-black were swamped with fans after the final whistle having last won the title in 2013.

Evergreen Malakai Tiwa was named the Day 5 player of the day while Zahid also won the golden boot award for scoring five goals in the tournament. Ba goalkeeper Josaia Ratu won the Golden Gloves award.

Ba walked away with $15,000 and Suva received $4,000.

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