Tahincioğlu Basketball Super League Play-Off Final Series 6th match,Fenerbahce Beko defeated Anadolu Efes with a difference of 16 points by 85-69 and brought the situation in the series 3-3.Championship is depended on the next and the last game for one team in this final which will be played on Friday,21st of June in Sinan Erdem Dome,homecourt of Efes.
Anadolu Efes started the match with simple turnovers, and the supports of Sloukas and Kalinic made the score gap up to 7 points(11-4) during the first 5 minutes.While the both teams went to the basket to score, Anadolu Efes reduced the difference to 3 points with Micic’s three point, but the team of Obradovic finished the first quarter 17-14.
Fenerbahce Beko started the second quarter with a 5-0 scoring,but the difference in the 12th minute was up to 8 points (22-14), after the sportsmanship conduct of Guduric,Buğrahan Tuncer and Micic were scoring for Anadolu Efes and they closed the gap made it to 22 -22. Anadolu Efes was ahead for the first time in the 18th minute with Moerman’s three point score: 31-34. Answer of Fener was very quick… Ali Muhammed and Sloukas’s free throws made the score 38-36 and Fenerbahce Beko went to the locker room with the superiority.
Beginning of second half both teams started with the bad offensive , Fenerbahce Beko made the score 48-44 with Guduric and Mahmutoğlu’s three-point baskets in the 25th minute.The difference during the 28th minute increased to 7 point : 53-46 because of the bad pick and roll offensive of Efes. Team of Ataman made the balance of the score thanks to the points of Simon scored in the 29th minute (53-52).
Fenerbahce Beko started the last quarter very effectively. Yellow- navy blue team did not give a chance to Anadolu Efes to score in the first 5 minutes of the quarter and made the score difference to 14 points.During the 35th minute with Guduric’s effective game score was 66-52. Fener maintained the victory of the 6th game with the performances of Melli and Guduric,and made the score 85-69 in Ulker Sports Arena .
Hall: Ülker Sports and Event Hall
Referees: Aytuğ Ekti, Ziya Özorhon, Osman Sinan İşgüder
Fenerbahce Beko:Guduric 21,Sloukas 11, Ali Muhammed 11, Melih Mahmutoglu 10, Kalinic 10, Melli 14, Ahmet Duverioglu 8,
Anadolu Efes: Micic 12, Larkin 16,Buğrahan Tuncer 9, Simon 12,Moerman 7, Dunston 11,Yiğitcan Saybir 2