Reaction from Ufuk Sarıca to the tight schedule in the league and Play-Off
In Pınar Karşıyaka, whose last week’s match against Beşiktaş was postponed from May 2 to yesterday due to Champions League Finals 8, coach Ufuk Sarıca reacted to the tight schedule in the league and Play-Off.
After losing to San Pablo Burgos in the FIBA Champions League final and missing the championship in Europe, Pınar Karşıyaka lost 81-80 at home to Beşiktaş in the last week of ING Basketball Super League, where Russia returned with the dust of her feet. will start. The green-red team, which finished the season in the third place with 21 wins in 30 weeks, despite 5 defeats in the last 6 games in the league, will host Türk Telekom in the first test of the quarter final series.
The fight in Mustafa Kemal Atatürk Karşıyaka Sports Hall will start at 18.00. The second match of the series, in which the side that has 2 wins in total will be semi-finalists, will be played in Ankara on Saturday. If necessary, the third and last game will be in Izmir. Kaf-Kaf lost his first match against his opponent in the regular season 81-61 on the road and won the rematch 80-69. Karşıyaka will face the winner of Fenerbahçe Beko-Darüşşafaka Tekfen match in the semi-finals if it eliminates Telekom for the final.
RESPONSE FROM SARICA
In Pınar Karşıyaka, whose last week’s match against Beşiktaş was postponed from May 2 to yesterday due to Champions League Finals of 8, coach Ufuk Sarıca reacted to the tight schedule in the league and Play-Off. Stating that they were on the field rather than in front of Beşiktaş, Sarıca said, “We already have deficiencies, we have injuries and we had players we had to protect. We achieved a great success, it could have been better and we could return with the trophy. “If we could celebrate,” he said.
Sarica said, “Obviously, we have reached the goals we set at the beginning of the season and we are having a very good season. Therefore, I am happy. We have set the first 4 goals in the season, we finished the league in 3rd. We had Final 8 goal in Europe, we improved it to the final. Now Play. -Off time. We arrived at 22:00 the day before the Beşiktaş match.After a long 10-hour journey, we played our 4th match in 7 days. “I do not understand. We do this job with people, not robots. But I believe we will be on the field in the best and healthy way in Play-Off.” (DHA)