In the first week of the 2021-2022 season in the ING Basketball Super League, the defending champion Anadolu Efes defeated Yukatel Merkezefendi Belediye Basket 94-93 in overtime.
Leading the first period of the match 29-18, the dark blue-white team also dominated the locker room 46-37.
Yukatel Merkezefendi Belediye Basket, which was effective in the second half, had the advantage of 66-65 in the third period. The regular time of the match, which was contentious, ended in a draw 86-86.
While the overtime part of the match was the scene of contention, Anadolu Efes won the match 94-93.
ING Basketball Super League – Anadolu Efes: 94 – Yukatel Merkezefendi Municipality Basket: 93
Living room: Sinan Erdem
Referees: Sinan İşgüder, Semih Vural, Orhan Çağrı Hekimoğlu
Anadolu Efes: Micic 22, Larkin 10, Tolga Geçim 6, Moerman 12, Dunston 22, Yiğitcan Saybir, Doğuş Balbay 2, Buğrahan Tuncer 5, Petrusev 13, Anderson 2
Yukatel Merkezefendi Municipality Basket: Hollowel 11, Smith 29, Emircan Koşut, Lomazs 22, Sestina 2, Upson 15, Hakan Yapar 4, Altan Erol, Yiğitcan Turna 3, Thomas Akyazılı 7
1st period: 29-18
3rd period: 65-66
normal time: 86-86
with 5 fouls: 38.24 Hakan Yapar (Yukatel Merkezefendi Municipality)