Sales Carries Brno To Title

Nykesha Sales chose the opportune time to have the game of her life.

The American guard came off the bench to score 16 points in the fourth quarter of a hotly contested game to lead Gambrinus to a 68-54 win over Samara, giving the Czech team their first ever EuroLeague Women title.

Bobrovsky Wants To Build Dynasty

Gambrinus Brno coach Jan Bobrovsky believes his side can become the tournament´s dominate force after winning their first ever EuroLeague Women title on Sunday.

Gambrinus, who lost last year´s final, got their revenge over defending champions Samara with a 68-54 victory at the Brno Arena.



NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Gabriela Giacintova PG 1.67 12.01.1988 Brno (CZE)  
 4Jana Veselá FC 1.94 31.12.1983 Prague (CZE)  
 5Ivana Vecerová 1.94 30.03.1979 Sumperk (CZE)  
 7Nykesha Sales SG 1.83 10.05.1976 Hartford/CT (USA)  
 8Michala Hartigová 1.92 14.11.1983 Pardubice (CZE)  
 9Hana Horakova 1.82 11.09.1979 Bruntál (CZE)  
10DeLisha Milton-Jones PF 1.91 11.09.1974 Jesup, GA (USA)  
11Alena Kovacova 1.90 10.11.1978 Poprad (SVK)  
12Zuzana Zirková SG 1.75 06.06.1980 Bojnice (SVK)  
13Petra Kulichová 1.98 13.09.1984 Pardubice (CZE)  
14Romana Hejdova PF 1.84 09.05.1988 Brno (CZE)  
15Eva Vitecková SF 1.90 26.01.1982 Nove Mesto na Morave (CZE)  


Head Coach: Jan Bobrovsky

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Sales Steals Final Four MVP Honours

Gambrinus Brno's Nykesha Sales had unfinished business with BC Volgaburmash Samara going into today's EuroLeague Women championship game.

Sales played her first ever game in Europe at the FIBA World Women's League in Russia in October 2005. Brno met Samara in the final, and Sales shot 1/8 from the field for two points as Samara romped to a 70-61 lead.

Gambrinus And Samara Seek Revenge In Championship Game

Gambrinus Brno and BC Volgaburmash Samara are both seeking revenge in their own way following losses last year as the two teams are set to battle for the EuroLeague Women championship later today in Brno.

Gambrinus suffered a heart-breaking defeat at the hands of Samara in last year´s EuroLeague Women finals.

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PTSD. Milton-Jones15.8
RTD. Milton-Jones7.8
ASH. Horakova3.7
STD. Milton-Jones2.2
BSP. Kulichová1.7


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26.10.2005vs MKB[W] 96-71 (H)
03.11.2005vs Lotos Gdynia[W] 81-62 (A)
09.11.2005vs Famila[W] 93-67 (H)
16.11.2005vs UMMC[W] 78-65 (A)
23.11.2005vs Bourges Basket[W] 72-58 (H)
30.11.2005vs MKB[L] 92-94 (A)
07.12.2005vs Lotos Gdynia[W] 94-60 (H)
14.12.2005vs Famila[W] 74-69 (A)
11.01.2006vs UMMC[W] 66-53 (H)
18.01.2006vs Bourges Basket[L] 67-73 (A)
31.01.2006vs USO Basket[W] 62-44 (H)
03.02.2006vs USO Basket[W] 92-58 (A)
21.02.2006vs Bourges Basket[W] 62-59 (A)
24.02.2006vs Bourges Basket[L] 65-75 (H)
01.03.2006vs Bourges Basket[W] 70-69 (A)
31.03.2006vs USVO[W] 61-54
02.04.2006vs VBM-SGAU[W] 68-54


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