On the road in Morača Sports Hall, Mornar-Barsko zlato have prevailed over SC Derby in the opening game of the AdmiralBet ABA League Round 13.
Vladimir Mihailovic (Photo: SC Derby)
AdmiralBet ABA League Round 13, Saturday, 25 December 2021:
SC Derby - MORNAR-BARSKO ZLATO 76:95 (15:21, 23:20, 21:32, 17:22)
Game recap: On the road in Morača Sports Hall, Mornar-Barsko zlato have prevailed over SC Derby in the opening game of the AdmiralBet ABA League Round 13. In the Round 13 opener, the hosts have managed to resist the visiting side for exactly one half, while the Sailors took control of the clash later. It is the 5th win of the season for Mornar-Barsko zlato and the 5:8 record ties them in the standings with SC Derby, which doe have an equal number of wins and defeats midway through the season.
Key moments: After a close first half, the two squads have departed to the big break with only 3 points of margin (38:41) in favour of Mornar-Barsko zlato. The visting side, however, went on a 12:2 run at the start of the third quarter and pulled away to the score of 40:53 in the 23rd minute. As it turned out later in the game, this has been crucial for its development and afterwards the Bar squad have merely cruised to the win in the end.
Man of the match: Vladimir Mihailović of Mornar-Barsko zlato had an exceptional performance, as he led his team to the win with 26 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 steal and block each and a valuation of 28. He is our man of the match.
Can’t trick the stats: Rebounding, assists, turnovers, field goal percentage… Mornar-Barsko zlato have prevailed over SC Derby in basically every important statistical category, which of course makes their win fully deserved.