On Sunday night, MZT Skopje Aerodrom have grabbed their first win of the season, as they have outgunned Široki at the Zlatibor Regular Season Tournament.
Olufemi Olujobi (Photo: ABA League/Dragana Stjepanovic)
2020/21 ABA League 2 Regular Season, Round 3, Sunday, 15 October, 2020:
Široki - MZT SKOPJE AERODROM 73:80 (24:21, 11:20, 17:18, 21:21)
On Sunday night, MZT Skopje Aerodrom have grabbed their first win of the season, as they have outgunned Široki at the Zlatibor Regular Season Tournament, after cracking the resistance of their opponents in the final quarter.
With this win, the Skopje side have found themselves just below the very top of the standings, with the 2-1 record, while on the other side, Široki will be placed in the bottom half of the ABA League 2 standings with 1-2 record after three rounds.
When Mateo Ćolak scored in the 32nd minute, the two sides have been separated by only 4 points (55:59). However, that’s when the 10:0 run by MZT Skopje Aerodrom has commenced and they pulled away to a 14-point lead (55:69) and with five minutes on the game clock it became clear that there would be no return for Široki into the battle for the win.
The final score of the clash was 80:73 in favour of the Skopje squad.