Halcon Avenida and their passionate fans in Salamanca will be partying into the early morning hours of Thursday after stunning CSKA Moscow in double overtime to advance to the EuroLeague Women Quarter-Finals.
In the Game 3 decider, the Spanish outfit prevailed 83-74.
CSKA Moscow hit back with a vengeance on Friday to level their EuroLeague Women play-off showdown with Halcon Avenida.
Igor Grudin's team opened up a 15-point lead by half-time and pulled away when play resumed for a 95-64 triumph.
It's that time of year again for fans to pick the best of the best ahead of the EuroLeague Women All-Star Game to take place on 8th March in Paris, France.
Taking place on International Women's Day, the EuroLeague Women All-Star Game will feature a match-up between Europe and The Rest of the World with fans selecting the starting five for each team.
There has been an astonishing turn of events in the EuroLeague Women with coaching changes at both CSKA Moscow and UMMC Ekaterinburg before the start of the play-offs.
Gundars Vetra has left CSKA and taken the reins of Ekaterinburg, who decided to part with French coach Laurent Buffard despite the club's first-place finish in Group C.
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