St. Peterburg controlled the game from the start. In the first two periods there was no doubt about the result. The russians played good basketball and lead with 21 points (22-43).
In the third period Porto Mirabello La Spezia had the better start. In the last period La Spezia had the opportunity to reach the tie (-1), but they didn´t get the use their chance and St. Peterburg gained this very important victory (63-60).
MVP: Nevrye Yilmaz: 21 points and 4 rebounds.
Also a good game for Mirova: she had 17 points and 7 rebound
Quotes Basket Club Spezia - Balitiskaya Zwezda
Kira Tzmeskal, Head Coach, St. Peterburg:
"We are very happy for our victory. I didn´t expect to win in La Spezia even if our girls were in a very good condition and the first two periods showed great Basketball of St. Peterburg. Anyway at the end the best team got the success"
Manrico Vaiani, Head Coach La Spezia:
"My team never played so bad and St. Peterburg was very determined in the first twenty minutes. In the following periods we risked to gain the match but they succeeded to control the game."