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Rustavi defeated Kutaisi and moved to the second place

Rustavi defeated Kutaisi and moved to the second place

One of the central matches of the Super League was held in Rustavi, where the leader of the championship – Kutaisi arrived to play. Today’s victory was very important for Rustavi, as far as they lost previous two matches. Paul Cooper – the center returned to Rustavi and strengthened positions in the paint, which effected on the result.

Rustavians won the match in a tense battle – 86:80. At first, they advanced 10:0, then they increased the difference – 24:6. The hosts were leading in all components: fast breaks,  long range shoots, defense and etc.

Rustavi won the first period 32:17, but the guests became faster and more effective in the second quarter and reduced the difference to 9 points. Rustavians got lots of personal falls, which forced their coach – Ramaz Gogoberishvili to make many rotations. Kutaisi managed to equalize the score in the 4th period, 3 minutes before the final siren – 78:78.

Conclusively, Rustavians’ good defensive game and combinations decided the fate of the match. Adam Blazek led the winners with 30 points. Brian Bernard scored 17 points. Tyrell Nelson had 15 points and 9 rebounds. Revaz Chachanidze and Levan Tsekvava accumulated 8-8 points each. Jonathan Lee was the most effective with 24 points in Kutaisi. Dejuan Wright scored 22 points.