This weekend at the Centro de Entrenamiento Olímpico de Ñuñoa in Chile, Dach de Santiago won the Chilean national wheelchair basketball championship after defeating Alpos 46 – 38 in the final in a game that ended in a 37 – 37 draw at the end of regulation time.
Alpos led the game with less than a minute left in regulation, but Dach de Santiago’s Rodrigo Osorio managed to sink two points and steal certain victory. In extra time, Osorio scored three two-pointers, Amaury Urrutia scored a two pointer, and Darío Ortíz made a free throw to give the side an insurmountable lead.
Dital de Talcahuano finished in third place, after defeating Los Dominicos de Santiago 51 – 45 in the third place match. Other teams participating in the competition included Zurich de Lota and Gran Bulls de Concepción.
The championship was organized by Comité Paralímpico de Chile.