On January 17 at Nadezhda sport school the match between BQ "Azovmash" (Mariupol) and MBK "Nikolaev" took place.
Mariupoltsa arrived to Nikolaev "fully equipped" and weren't going to lose obviously. "Azovmash" without effort managed to open the account and to continue to attack actively on the first minutes. Nikolayevtsa too weren't going to be given - an excellent combination performed by Alexander Rayevsky, Michal Hlebovitski and Alexey Onufriyev and on the first minutes the team started gaining the lead, having overtaken the rival on couple of points. Rivals with frequency the block - шотов surprised. As result - 23:21 - "Azovmash" ahead.
The second period of special pleasure for team MBK "Nikolaev" didn't bring. Guests came and didn't give the chance to nikolayevets to escape in attack under others ring. Rizvich, Lishchuk and Thompson's accurate combinations allowed rivals to leave far in the account - 48:35 - the second quarter remained for mariupolets.
The most interesting that at both teams after an exit to a parquet of minute three nobody could throw a ball in a basket. Probably, basketball players were warmed after a big break and looked out each other for weak points in protection. But the first advanced to the attack Sergey Gladyr, having thrown treasured "three", on what he was answered right there by Skutelnik.
Mistakes which began were noticeable also will happen at the Nikolaev team. Nerves, probably, started bringing our athletes. However it couldn't be told about mariupolets who behaved on others parquet as owners. As a result - 66:48. And again "Azovmash" ahead.
The fourth quarter caused a stir the frequency of attacks of "Azovmash". But forwards of our team too decided to be overcome and could reduce a gap to 16 points. However even it didn't frighten BQ "Azovmash". The team again could bypass skillfully nikolayevets, having cunning played a ball and having thrown from - under rings. Didn't do and without Mariupol "snipers" who without special effort threw our ring the three-point throws. It allowed them to leave from a parquet the winner - 86: 66 in favor of BQ "Azovmash".