«Astana» proved stronger than «Caspiy» again 

05.03.2019, 08:00    Views: 77
Source: Press service

In Astana, the first match between «Astana» and «Caspian» from Aktau took place in the framework of the regular championship of the National League.

Unexpectedly for all the teams, «Caspian» managed to impose the struggle of the current champions. A couple of months ago, two American players, Edward Carter and Christopher Kamali, were signed up at «Aktau» to strengthen the team. They were the main scorers, scoring 52 points for two of them. For the entire match,» Astana» missed 81 points, which is a record for the current season in the National League. The meeting ended with a score of 86:81 (24:17, 23:18, 24:23, 15:23) in favor of the capital team.

Most productive players:

  • Stephen Holt — 19 points, 5 rebounds, 5 assists.
  • Alexander Zhigulin — 18 points, 6 rebounds, 3 assists.
  • Askar Maydekin — 14 points, 7 rebounds and efficiency — 18.

The teams will hold the next match on March 5, at  «Saryarka» cycle track, starting at 20:30 Astana time.

We remind you that on March 11, an away match of the Astana team against the Estonian «Kalev» within the framework of the regular championship of the VTB United League will be held. The match starts at 23:00 Astana time.

Detailed information about tournaments, tournament tables, the schedule and results of matches are published in the section Tournaments.