World Buılletin / News Desk
Men's basketball team Fenerbahce Ulker of Turkey defeated Ukraine's Budivelnik Kiev 102-84 in the first game of Group A in Turkish Airlines Euroleague.
The match, played in 'Palace of Sport' was refereed by Sreten Radovic from Croatia, Carmelo Paternico from Italy and Apostolas Kalpakas from Sweden.
Bo McCalebb with 11, Nemanje Bjelica with 11, Melih with 12, Linas Kleiza with 12, Gasper Vidmar with 9, Luka Zoric with 10, Kenan with 2, Bojan Bogdanovic with 21 and Emir Preldzic with 14 played and scored for Turkey.
Blake Ahearn with 16, Darjus Lavrinovic with 21, Artur Drozdov, Sergiy Gorbenko with 2, Janis Strelnieks with 14, Michailis Anisimov with 3, Andriy Lebedintsev, Oleksandr Tishchenko, Kostiantyn Aniliienko with 2, Micah Downs with 7, Ricky Minard with 7 and Dajuan Summers with 12 played and scored for Ukraine.
First period: 15-18
Half time: 43-41
Third period: 77-71