Merkezefendi Municipality Denizli Basket, which won Samsunspor by beating 82-75 in the overtime at home and sitting on the leadership seat alone, opened the door of ING Basketball Super League with 3 games remaining.
Turkey Basketball League in successive 12th victory this week until the summit shared the Samsunspor’u sitting alone in the seat of leadership take beating 82-75 in overtime at home Merkezefendi Municipality of Denizli Basket, Bitime 3 games ING Basketball Super League has opened up the door to after the other. Denizli representative, who has achieved a double average advantage in front of his opponent, who has won 19 wins in 27 matches and scored 1 victory, will have his name written in the Super League for the first time in its history if Samsunspor has won 2 of the remaining 3 games even if it has 3 in 3.
Denizli, whose application to join the Super League from the league, which was left incomplete due to the coronavirus pandemic last year, was not accepted on the grounds that it did not fulfill the letter of guarantee requirement in the given time, it will reach its goal as a champion if it is not a surprise in recent weeks. After the Super League application was not accepted, Merkezefendi started the season with 8 losses in the first 15 matches and was out of the Play-Off line, and attracted attention by winning all the exams that coach Zafer Aktaş took in the second half.
NEWS MAKE A DIFFERENCE
Chauncey Levant Collins, Hakan Yapar and Serkan Menteşe, which were added to the staff of Merkezefendi Municipality Denizli Basket in the middle of the season, made a great contribution to the team. The centermaster won 16 out of 19 games played by Collins, while the US quarterback was the team’s top scorer and the most assists with 18.9 points, 3.2 ribanuds, 6.0 assists. Hakan, one of the important names of the league transferred from Super League team Petkimspor, averaged 10.5 points, 4.7 rebounds, 4.2 assists in 14 games, while Serkan from the same team also contributed to the Denizli team with averages of 9.2 points, 4.3 rebounds, 4.4 assists in 12 games.