Today, on March 11, at 23:00 Astana time, the Presidential Basketball Club Astana will hold away match against Estonian Kalev in the framework of the regular season of the VTB United League
«Kalev» - is an Estonian professional men's basketball club from the city of Tallinn, founded in 1920.
The teams have already met this season on December 16 last year in Astana, where the hosts beat the Estonian «Kalev» with a score of 105: 78. The teams have played 18 games in the championship, in which Astana won 12 games, and Estonian «Kalev» has 8 wins and 10 defeats.
Whether «Kalev» basketball club will be able to take revenge on «Astana» or our team will win the sixth victory in winning streak, we will know today on March 11 at 23:00 Astana time. Live broadcast of the match will be available on our website in the Match Center section.
The next match in the VTB United League will be held at home against the team «Tsmoki-Minsk» from Belarus. The match will take place on March 17 at the Saryarka Bicycle Track, the game starts at 8:00 pm. Online ticket sales on Ticketon.kz.
Detailed information about tournaments, tournament tables, the schedule and results of matches are published in the section Tournaments.
Estonian «Kalev» won a home game against Kazakhstan «Astana» — 102: 74 (22:13, 26:14, 26:21, 28:26).
Before the game, the two newsmakers of the regular championship «Kalev» (8-10) and «Astana» (12-6) occupied the 8th and 5th places respectively. In the first half, the Kazakhstani team could barely do what allowed them to have the longest active League winning series (5). Having scored 3 points in the first five minutes (3:10), the guests in the first half could not catch a rhythm in the attack (1 out of 9 from behind the arc, 32% from the game), letting the opponent go further and further. Сompletely lost rebound game put the lid on — 15-29. Estonians through the efforts of the trinity of the “small” Branko Mirkovic — Chavon Lewis — Tony Roten made a wide gap after 20 minutes — 48:27.
After the side switching, nothing had changed. “Kalev” continued to control the rebound, played without failures in defense and regularly scored points. Having won another 5 points in the third quarter (26:21), the Estonians withdrew questions about the winner of the game. Success allowed the Balts to gain a foothold in the playoff zone
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