Pınar Karşıyaka, who beat the Spanish team Casademont Zaragoza 84-79 in the final of the FIBA Champions League, made her name in the finals for the second time in the European Cups.
Leading the first two periods of the match in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Pınar Karşıyaka could not prevent her opponent from gaining the upper hand in the third period. However, Pınar Karşıyaka, who defeated her opponent 84-79 in the fourth period, especially in the last episode, got her name written in the finals.
Sek Henry, who played with 7 hits on 7 in 3-point shots in the match, finished the game with 24 points. Amath M’Baye with 17 points and Raymar Morgan who scored 14 points were followed by the top scorer of the match.
Pınar Karşıyaka will face the winner of the Hereda San Pablo Burgos (Spain) -SIG Strasbourg (France) match, which will start at 19:00 on Sunday, May 9.
Pınar Karşıyaka, who reached the finals for the second time after the EuroChallenge Cup in the European Cups in the 2012-2013 season, was defeated by the Russian team Krasnye Krylia in the final led by head coach Ufuk Sarıca.
Although the green-red team reached the semi-finals in the FIBA European Cup last season, the tournament was not completed within the framework of the new type of coronavirus (Kovid-19) measures.
A Turkish team made it to the finals for the second time in the FIBA Champions League. Having reached the finals in the 2016-2017 season, Banvit was unable to reach the cup by defeating Tenerife 63-59. (AA)