Domestic leagues: Zvezda beat Partizan

Crvena zvezda mts beat Partizan NIS in the first game of the Finals in the Serbian National Championship.

Dejan Davidovac (Photo: Crvena zvezda mts)

In the opening game of the Serbian National Championship Finals, Crvena zvezda mts took advantage of their home court and have beaten Partizan NIS. They now lead 1:0 in the series.

The reigning ABA League champions quickly took control of the game and departed for the big break with a lead of 8 points (48:40) and despite all Partizan NIS’ attempts of a comeback, they managed to protect their lead in the second part of the game. In the end, the score was 98:94 in favour of the red and white.

Dejan Davidovac was the top scorer of the winning team with 20 points, while on the other side, Alex Renfroe scored just as many.

Serbian National Championship Finals, Round 1, Monday, 10.6.2019:

CRVENA ZVEZDA MTS – Partizan NIS 98:94 (30:22, 18:18, 25:28, 25:26) / * 1:0 in victories
Davidovac 20, Čović 18 | Renfroe 20, Veličković 17.