Flammes Carolo on Saturday evening breeze past Lyon 95-69, to bounce back from defeat to Montpellier last weekend in the French Women basketball league.

Nigerian international Evelyn Akhator was the star of the game, leading the team with a game-high 19 points 6 rebounds and 5 assists.

With two games played so far, Akhator is averaging 13.5 points per game for Flammes this season, including 8 points scored in their first defeat to Lattes Montpellier.

Evelyn Akhator who missed out on the Tokyo Olympics and Afrobasket Championship, has continued from where she stopped last season, churning out impressive performances for her team.

Ezinne Kalu’s Landerneau BB fell gallantly to Bourges 53-78, with the Nigerian Queen scoring just 1 point in what was a day to forget.