Defending champions Inventa started with a win

Defending champions Inventa started with a win

Inventa, Kursk (RUS) won their first game of the 24th Baltic Women’s Basketball League (BWBL) Open Championship. Defending champions defeated Belarusian champions Tsmoki-Minsk away 75-63.

Photo: Nataliya Dobriyan

Visitors led at halftime 42-34. They increased their lead to 19 points (61-42) in the 31st minute.

Players of the game: Viktoryia Hasper (Tsmoki-Minsk) and Yulia Kozik (Inventa).

Tsmoki-Minsk (BLR) – Inventa, Kursk (RUS) 63-75 (16-22, 18-20, 7-17, 22-16).

Tsmoki-Minsk: Viktoryia Hasper 16 points (7 rebounds, 3 blocks), Kseniya Malashko 11, Kai Afi Jame 9 (6 rebounds), Rachel Theriot 8 (8 assists, 6 rebounds).

Inventa: Yulia Kozik 10, Olga Frolkina 8, Kristina Safonova 8, Ekaterina Golovchenko 7, Olesia Safonova 7; Tatiana Sema 7 rebounds, Ekaterina Polyashova 7 rebounds.

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