UMMC Ekaterinburg made sure they will go into the EuroLeague Women Eighth-Final Play-offs as the Group A winners after throttling TTT Riga on Wednesday afternoon in Russia.
Gundars Vetra's team improved to 9-1 on the season with a 92-53 triumph.
TTT Riga defeated TEO Vilnius 59-57 in a Baltic battle on Wednesday night, led by Latvian international Kristine Karklina who poured in 23 points.
For Riga, it was their second win of the season, both at the expense of Vilnius.
Cras Basket Taranto blew TTT Riga away late in the game to claim a 78-52 win in their EuroLeague Women clash.
Taranto had already let one slip, but put together a decisive run that started in the third quarter and stretched into the fourth that Riga had no chance to recover from.
Galatasaray clinched a spot in the EuroLeague Women Eighth-Final Play-offs with a 71-55 home triumph over TTT Riga on Thursday.
The Turkish club improved to 4-3 in Group A and will now attempt to improve their standing over the final three weeks of the Qualifying Round.
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