LAST MINUTE! Fight in Anadolu Efes – Fenerbahce Beko match! Melih Mahmutoğlu and Chris Singleton got into each other
Anadolu Efes and Fenerbahce Beko ING Basketball Super League Play-Off final series faced in the 2nd match, tension rose in the 4th quarter. With 3:27 left to play, a fight broke out between Anadolu Efes’ US player Chris Singleton and Fenerbahçe Beko’s national basketball player Melih Mahmutoğlu. Two players were disqualified from the game after the referees monitored the position. In addition, Fenerbahçe Bekolu Alex Perez and Ahmet Duverioğlu were also expelled from the game after this position.
Anadolu Efes defeated Fenerbahçe Beko 95-73 in the 2nd match of the ING Basketball Super League Play-Off final and took a 2-0 lead in the series. In the last part of the match, a fight broke out between Anadolu Efes’ US player Chris Singleton and Fenerbahçe Beko’s national basketball player Melih Mahmutoğlu.
With 3:27 remaining in the match, Melih Mahmutoğlu threw the ball from the side of the field towards Singleton, whose back was turned. The American player, who got the ball on his leg, got angry and walked over Melih Mahmutoğlu. In the tension that started with the response of the yellow-dark blue player, Guduric first intervened. Later, with the intervention of other players and technical teams, the fight was prevented from growing.
The referees of the match, who watched the events from the side of the field, disqualified Singleton and Melih Mahmutoğlu. In addition, Fenerbahçe Beko players Alex Perez, Yiğit Onan and Ahmet Düverioğlu, as well as a few people from the technical team, were expelled from the match.
Fenerbahce Club President Ali Koç and members of the board of directors, who watched the match, reacted to the referee of the match, Zafer Yılmaz, on the side of the field.