Derby excitement in Turkish Insurance Basketball Super League: Fenerbahce Beko beat Galatasaray Nef 97-91 away
Fenerbahçe Beko defeated Galatasaray Nef with a score of 97-91 away in the first week of the Turkish Insurance Basketball Super League, making it seven out of seven. Galatasaray Nef got its fifth victory.
Galatasaray NEF 97-91 Fenerbahce Beko
Fenerbahce Beko defeated Galatasaray Nef away with a score of 97-91 in the events week fight of the Turkish Insurance Basketball Super League. Protecting its place at the top of the league by making seven out of seven, Fenerbahçe Beko also retained its title of being the only undefeated team in the league. The host team Galatasaray Nef got their fifth win at the end of the death match.
While both teams started the first quarter of the match at a very high pace, in the group dominated by Angelo Caloiaro, Galatasaray Nef went 16-14 superior to the television break. Fenerbahce Beko, who caught the series with Scottie Wilbekin’s width in the last part of the quarter, took the lead by 26-20 and used the Galatasaray Nef break. Fenerbahce Beko, who also increased the advantage in the return of the time-out, closed the first quarter with a superiority of 31-23. Starting the second quarter quite well, the yellow-red team took the lead 33-32 by scoring 10-1 with Dee Bost’s 8 points and used the Fenerbahçe Beko break. Galatasaray Nef, who was effective with Dylan Ennis on the return from the time-out, was caught 48-44 with 1:30 left to play and coach Itoudis used his second time-out. The hosts, who maintained their superiority on the return of the time-out, closed the half 51-46 superior.
Galatasaray Nef started well in the second half with the outside shots of Dee Bost and Dylan Ennis, and they were victorious 60-52. However, in the last part of the quarter, the yellow-dark blue team, who returned with Scottie Wilbekin’s senior trios, entered the last quarter with a 72-70 superiority. Fenerbahce Beko, who started the last quarter well with the team of Nigel Hayes-Davis, won 80-73. Increasing the superiority of the guest team in the later part of the quarter, his son entered the 5th minute with 87-79 superiority. The yellow-dark blue team, who did not allow the return efforts of their last opponent, won the field with a score of 97-91.
In Fenerbahçe Beko, Scottie Wilbekin scored 22 points and 5 assists, Nigel Hayes-Davis scored 19 points and 7 rebounds, Metecan Birsen 15 points and 8 rebounds, Nick Calathes 14 points, 5 rebounds and 11 assists, and Devin Booker scored 11 points. In Galatasaray Nef, Dylan Ennis recorded 27 points, Dee Bost 25 points and 7 assists, Tyrus Mcgee 13 points, Angelo Caloiaro 11 points and 6 rebounds.
Three duel in the third quarter:
Nick Calathes-Devin Booker partnership:
Nigel Hayes-Davis pulling the plug:
Summary of the match from here Watch.
Written by: Yahya Kemal Dogan
Editor: Doga Productdül