Germano Zama Faenza earned a berth in the EuroCup Women final with a convincing victory over Dynamo Moscow Region in game two of their semi-final match-up.
Faenza needed to overcome a three-point deficit to book a place in the final and did it in style, beating Dynamo 66-54.
BC Dynamo Moscow Region edged Germano Zama Faenza in the home leg of their EuroCup Women semi-final on Thursday.
Chasity Melvin poured in a season-high 29 points and grabbed 14 rebounds but the Russian club only managed a 62-59 win, setting up a thrilling return leg for next week when the aggregate scores will determine the winners.
The EuroCup Women Final Four is now set and two particular countries will be prominently involved.
Faenza and Lavezzini Basket, two Italian clubs, and Dynamo Moscow and BC Dynamo Moscow Region, two Russian teams, secured semi-finals berths on Thursday.
The first game of the quarter-finals produced four double-digit victories.
BC Dynamo Moscow Region prevailed 67-42 over Nadezhda behind a stellar defensive performance.
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