In the fourth game of a series ply - офф which passed in the evening on April 23, MBK "Nikolaev" conceded to "Chemist" with the score 78:93, reports the official site of Municipal basketball club "Nikolaev". Thus, "Chemist" ensured a place in a semi-final, and "Nikolaev" will continue fight for 5-8 places.
And game according to the optimistical scenario began - ours won a starting piece with advantage in 15 points. In the second quarter "Chemist" managed to win back 6 points and to reduce the general lag to 9. Guests won the third quarter with advantage only in one point, but the last ten-minute which due to bigger concentration and more successful team actions "Chemist" won with advantage in 22 points, thereby became critical not only won back lag, but also got final advantage in 15 points.
- At the beginning of game we made the same mistake, as in the previous game, - the player of BQ "Chemist" Nenad Chanak told, - we allowed the rival to come off us in the account. Frankly speaking, I wouldn't tell that we won back the second half as - that on - to another. Business is rather that "Nikolaev" reduced turns, probably, were tired physically. We due to maintenance of speed could win.
- That we so frankly lost match start, - the trainer of BQ "Chemist" Oliver Popovic commented, - is only a consequence of an insufficient spirit on a match and weak concentration. It is very good that we could carry out the match rest, playing in protection is much more built.
- The evil joke with us was played by those, - the head coach of MBK "Nikolaev" Vladimir Polyakh told, - that we so surely won the first quarter - players too early relaxed, felt proximity of the fifth match and actually stopped fight. Probably, a role was played also by fatigue - despite the yesterday's full day off, many players didn't manage to be restored.
The following match of MBK "Nikolaev" will play on a house parquet on May 2.