In the Final of the 2023 ABA Super Cup, we will witness a battle of Partizan Mozzart Bet and SC Derby, as the “Students” have edged out Budućnost VOLI in the Semi-finals.
SC Derby team (Photo: ABA League j.t.d./Dragana Stjepanovic)
ABA Super Cup Semi-finals, Tuesday, 19 September 2023:
Budućnost VOLI – SC DERBY 63:69 (11:13, 18:22, 17:14, 17:20)
Game recap: In the Final of the 2023 ABA Super Cup, we will witness a battle of Partizan Mozzart Bet and SC Derby, as the “Students” have edged out Budućnost VOLI in the Semi-finals. SC Derby have been in front of Budućnost VOLI throughout the game and it could be claimed, that they have deservedly advanced to the Final.
Key moments: With 4 minutes left in the game, the clash has still be close, as SC Derby have still been up by 3 points (55:58), however, that’s when SC Derby has pulled away with a 5:0 run, over the next 2 minutes (55:63). With 2 minutes to go, it turned out that Budućnost VOLI just could not threaten their lead again until the end.
Man of the match: Aubrey Dawkins has had a terrific performance for SC Derby. He has scored 24 points, while adding 3 rebounds, 1 steal and a valuation of 23 to his stats.
Can’t trick the stats: SC Derby have been a dominant force on the glass with 33 rebounds grabbed, while Budućnost VOLI only had 28. That’s what decided the flow of the game.