Kutaisi defeated Rustavi in the Super League leaders match
The current leader of the Super League – Kutaisi hosted Rustavi, which is on the second place and defeated with 8 points – 76:68. As you can see, there was no big difference, but the fate of the match was decided in the third period. After the first equal quarter, the hosts took the full advantage and after winning the second period 26:13 and the third period 22:12, they advanced with 24 points.
Rustavi players tried their best in the remaining period, but they could only manage to reduce the difference. The guests won the last period 25:9 and eventually, lost the game with 8 points only.
Giorgi Barbaqadze led the winners with 20 points, Jonathan Lee scored 17 points, Dejuan Wright accumulated 11 points. Adam Blazek was the most effective with 23 points in Rustavi. Erekle Lortqifanidze scored 14 points in 6 minutes.
The remaining two matches of the 20th round will be held on March 3, at Tbilisi Olympic Palace.