Zvezda beat Partizan and secure a place in the 2017/18 ABA League Playoffs!

Crvena zvezda mts have defeated Partizan NIS for the 2nd time in this season.

Stefan Jankovic (Photo: Crvena zvezda mts)

ABA League Round 17, Monday, 29.1.2018:

CRVENA ZVEZDA MTS - Partizan NIS 86:74 (22:24, 27:19, 22:14, 15:17)




Game recap: This night the red & white part of Belgrade will be celebrating, as their basketball heroes have won another Belgrade derby! Crvena zvezda mts defeated Partizan NIS in Aleksandar Niklolić Hall, and on top of that they booked a ticket for the 2017/18 ABA League Playoffs.

Key moments: Crvena zvezda mts were up by just 1 point against Partizan NIS in the middle of the 3rd quarter – 55:54, while then the red & white team made the crucial 16:2 run – 71:56. The reigning ABA League champions had no problems staying in front until the end.

Man of the match: Ognjen Dobrić! Crvena zvezda mts forward had another stunning shooting night as he scored 6 three-pointers all by himself! He finished the match with 18 points, while his overall index rating was 24.

Can't trick the stats: Like in the 1st Belgrade derby in this season, Crvena zvezda mts squad were on fire. The red & white troops scored 14 three-pointers in this match.