Lenovo Tenerife defeated Saragossa by 87:83 in Spanish Championship 16th round and Giorgi Shermadini once again became the MVP of the game. Georgian Center had the highest efficiency coefficient among visitors and as leader of the winners became the MVP of the match as well. It should be noted that game against Saragossa was Tenerife’s 300th victory out of 637 games in Spanish Championship.
Shermadini was in starting 5 and spent 27:45 minutes on the court. He scored 21 points, 4 rebounds and 4 assists, and his efficiency coefficient equaled 31%, which was the best result of whole round.
Teneriffe won 12th game of championship and temporally holds 3rd place in the league. Shermadini’s team will host outsider Betis in upcoming rounds.
It should be noted that Giorgi Shermadini has chance to become the best player of Spanish League’s round 16 if no one else improves his result in other 5 games of the tour. In such case scenario, Shermadini will become best player of the round for 18th time in his playing career and he will overcome Felipe Reyes and Bernard Hopkins with this result and will stand next to legendary Arvydas Sabonis and Lou Rous. Each of mentioned players have won MVP title for 19 times.