21 Dec 2008

Breakers score first ever win in Perth

5:43 am on 21 December 2008

The New Zealand Breakers have scored a first ever Australian National Basketball League win in Perth, defeating the Wildcats 118 - 94.

The Wildcats led 61-51 at half time but in the third quarter scored just nine points and then conceded 44 in the last quarter.

The Breakers remain in second place in the competition.

Their offensive effort was led by Tony Ronaldson (31 points) and Kirk Penney (32 points).