Crvena zvezda pobedila Olimpijakos u Atini

The Red Star basketball players won tonight against Olympiacos with 76:72 (22:21, 15:15, 19:16, 20:20), in the 23rd round of the Euroleague. This is the first defeat of Olympiacos at home in this year’s Euroleague.

The star started the match better and with a good defense managed to reach a double-digit advantage. However, Olympiacos fought back with a series of 11: 0 and returned the match to equal. By the end of the half, the basket was played for the basket, and the break went with a point advantage for the red and whites, 37:36.

In the second half, Zvezda started better again and reached an eight-point advantage. But as in the first quarter, Olympiacos managed to return to the match quickly. Until two minutes before the end of the match, the result was equal, when Zvezda managed to break away to plus six points, and kept the advantage until the end of the match.

Zvezda was led to victory by Ognjen Dorić with 14 points and four assists and Nikola Kalinić with 12 points, five rebounds and four assists. They were followed by Nate Walters with nine and Aaron White and Nikola Ivanovic with eight points each.

At Olympiacos, the best was Sasa Vezenkov with 20 points and eight rebounds. Among the Athenians, Kostats Slukas was the only double-digit player with 13 points.

The star recorded eight victories and 12 defeats and occupies the 14th place on the table. Olympiacos is fifth with almost 12 victories and eight defeats.

In the next round, the Red Star will meet Milan, while Olympiacos will visit Real Madrid.

By Editor

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