Virtus Bologna is back big in Europe and the fa reached the final of the Champions League: decisive 21 points of Punter in the 67-50 with which they were beaten the germans of Bamberg in the semi-final of Antwerp
SASSARI, HISTORIC TRIUMPH IN THE FIBA EUROPE CUP
The Virtus Bologna won the final of the Champions League of basketball. In the semi-finals of Antwerp, the team of Sasha Djordjevic has beaten 67-50 the germans of Bamberg. Thus continuing the great moment of Italian basketball, a few days after the success of Sassari in the FIBA Europe Cup. Decisive for the Vu Black the 21 points with 8 rebounds Punter. Unnecessary for the germans to 21 points at Rice, held to 6/20 from the field.
Virtus Bologna-Bamberg, the chronicle
Bologna escapes in the first period,22-11), thanks to the baskets of the Punter and Kravic, but especially to a defense virtually impenetrable (25% from the field), despite the presence on the other side of the talents of the likes of Rice, Hickman and Zisis. In the second quarter, the Virtus touching the +17 with a good impact from the bench Aradori, Chalmers and Baldi Rossi, while Bamberg is only Rice (13 points and 3/5 from long): the bianconeri so that they arrive so at long range, in the control of 42-28. The bianconeri fly to +20 early in the second half, in a match very physical, facilitated by the metro ‘English’ of the arbitrators. The germans throw the fight to try to keep the meeting and ricuciscono part of the tear, returning to the 53-39 at the last mini-rest. We think, however, Punter to drag to the beat of the baskets its up to the +24 and, in fact, store the practice with a fourth advance: Bologna wins 67-50 and reached the final of the Champions League, which on Sunday will face the winner between Tenerife and Antwerp.