Birmingham A's into final of national cup

The Birmingham A's under 18 basketball team are into the final of the Sureshot National Cup, after they beat Lewisham Thunder in the Semi-Final.

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Birmingham A's through to basketball national cup final

Callum Lawson shoots for 3 points... Credit: ITV News Central

The Birmingham A's under 18s basketball team are through to the Sureshot National Cup final, after they beat Lewisham Thunder by eight points.

... and the ball drops straight through the hoop Credit: ITV News Central

Callum Lawson, who is also in the England under 18s national team, netted a number of three-pointers to help the A's to a 75 - 67 win.

The competition is the basketball equivalent of the FA Youth Cup, and they will take on a team from Newham (NASSA), in London, in the final in two weeks time.

The Birmingham A's on the attack Credit: ITV News Central

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