Turkish basketball team becomes European basketball champion
A Turkish basketball team claimed EuroCup Women title on Thursday.
Galatasaray basketball team of Turkey defeated Cras Basket Taranto of Italy 82-61 in the final game of the FIBA EuroCup Women in the Turkish city of Istanbul, and became the champions.
This is the first time a Turkish women's basketball team is winning this title.
Hall: Darussafaka Ayhan Sahenk
Referees: Alfred Jovovic (Croatia), Jarmina Tati (Serbia)
Galatasaray: Isil 10, Esra 4, Augustus 23, Young 27, Kress 12, Tugba 6, Yasemin, Saziye
Cras Basket Taranto: Zimerle 3, Mahoney 20, Sauret-Gillespie 6, Batkovic 11, Godin 14, Greco 2, Bello, David 5, Siccardi
First period: 23-11
Halftime: 39-28 (Galatasaray-Cras Basket Taranto)
Third period: 55-49
Full time: 69-57
Extra Time: 82-61
AA Güncelleme Tarihi: 10 Nisan 2009, 10:52