Despite the great resistance from Bayernthe Fenerbahce managed to leave with the “double” from Munich, winning 76-67for 4-1 in the Euroleague.
The match was decided in the last two minutes, as when it was in the basket (66-68), o Bonga was fatal for the Bavarians and thus opened the way for his team’s victory Here.
Leading for the Turks was Wilbekin with 17 points, while 14p. added the Goodrich. First game for him Dorsey after his injury with 5p. and 3 rebounds. Good showing from him Papagianni with 8 points, 5 rebounds and 2 assists, while o You’re in a basket had 4p. and 2 rebounds.
On the other hand, Lasso’s team retreated to 2-3having him Francisco leading scorer with 11 points and 5 assists.
The match was a derby from the start, with the two teams keeping pace with the score (15-14), until the 8th minute. Bayern then escaped to +6 (20-14), but it was… erased by Dorsey and Wilbekin for Fenerbahce at the end of the first period (20-19).
With the same duo plus Papagianni, Itoudis’ team was in control at the beginning of the second quarter, going +7 (22-29), at 12′. Francisco and Booker then kept the Bavarians aggressive, but the visitors were in control, going +9 (32-41), at 18′. However, many mistakes by the Turks in the final minutes allowed the hosts to close the first half with a 6-0 run (38-41).
With a 4-0 run, Bayern entered the second half, taking the lead (42-41). Fener’s response was individual scores 2-7, for +4 (44-48), in the 25th minute. Then, the pace of the match dropped due to the failure of both (47-50), but in the last two minutes, Papagiannis and Wilbekin… signed the +8 (47-55) of the guests, at the end of the third period.
Gooduric’s three-pointer sent Fener to +11 (47-58) in the first attack of the fourth period. Bayern tried to stay in the match, with the Turks in control due to offensive rebounds (58-64), until the 35th minute. It was initially followed by a 6-0 run by the Bavarians (61-64), with Booker and Obst bringing the difference to the basket (66-68), in the 38th minute. Calathes then fouled, Bonga missed from close range and Motley made it 68-70 in the 39th minute. On the next attack, Bonga made a mistake that was fatal for Bayern, as it gave Fener the opportunity to take the victory with the final 67-76.
The quarters: 20-19, 38-41, 47-55, 67-76
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Source: Sport Fm
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