SLIDESHOW: Axholme Tanks 63 Doncaster Devils 55

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Dave Brinkley led his side to back-to-back wins as Axholme Tanks staged a dramatic comeback to defeat Doncaster Devils.

Tanks’ player-coach top scored with 26 points in the Doncaster & District Basketball League fixture as Axholme ran out 63-55 winners.

Axholme Tanks' Simon Parkin in action. Picture: Andrew Roe

Axholme Tanks' Simon Parkin in action. Picture: Andrew Roe

However, the Tanks had to show determination to come from behind as they trailed the first half by 34 points to 29.

Axholme, who were set to face Doncaster Falcons this week, upped their game after the break and found themselves up by a point (46-45) after the third quarter before racing ahead in the final stages of the tightly-contested match.

Doncaster’s top scorer was Tim Hurst with 17.

Axholme team: S Andrew, D Brinkley, C Andrew, S Webster, D Teahan, A Fenely, S Parkin, M Shipley.

Devils team: K Roberts, L Reasbeck, T Hurst, D Probets, H Campton, S Goodwin, D Brown, J Brooke, G Hancroft.

Photos: Andrew Roe.

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