Çukurova Basketball (ÇBK) Mersin Yenişehir Municipality defeated Tango Bourges Basket 84-56 in the first match of the FIBA Women’s EuroLeague round of 16.
The match played at Servet Tazegül Sports Hall started fiercely. While both teams found mutual points in the first period, this period ended in a 15-15 draw. Taking the dominance of the game in the second period, Mersin team stepped forward 42-24. In the 3rd period of the match, Çukurova team opened the difference in points and finished this period ahead 58-48. Putting his weight on the game in the last period of the match, ÇBK won the first match of the series 84-56.
On the other hand, Mersin Governor Ali Hamza Pehlivan and his wife Yıldız Pehlivan watched the match together with the earthquake victims who came to Mersin from the earthquake zone.
Hall: Servet Tazegul
Hakemler: Ofer Manheim xx, Gintaras Maciulis xx, Suzana Vujicic xx
Cukurova Basketball: Jelena Dubljevic x 8, Laura Cormelius xx 11, Goksen Fitik x 6, Sinem Ataş x 3, Elizabeth Williams x 8, Chelsea Gray xx 10, Quanitra Hollingsworth x 2, Tiffany Hayes xxx 19, Aleksandar Crvendakic xx 15, Esra Ural Mace x 2
Tango Bourges Basketball: Yvonne Anderson xx 12, Anete Steinberga x 2, Endene Miyem xx 10, Pauline Astier x 6, Laetitia Guapo x 6, Elodie Godin x 6, Alix Duchet x 7, Kayla Alexander x
1st Period: 15-15
Halftime: 42-34 (in favor of CBK)
3rd Period: 58-46 (in favor of ÇBK)