Fener Claim Win


Fenerbahce beat Ros Casares 71-66 to go level at 3-2 with the Spanish side in EuroLeague Women Group C.

The Turks took an early grip on the match and by the midway point lead 37-26.

The Spanish side took the third quarter 21-13 but Fenerbahce edged the fourth to seal the win.

Cappie Pondexter was once more the star for Fener with a points haul of 11 while Malgorzata Dydek starred in defeat for the visitors with 19 points and a game-high 11 rebounds.

Nevriye Yilmaz was also a key player for the Turks with her 19 points, including seven from 10 inside the arc and perfect shooting from outside (one from one) and the charity stripe (two from two).

Yilmaz also pulled down nine boards, a figure matched by Tammy Sutton-Brown.