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 2. NTD 5-1 
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Sweden hold off Azerbaijan for first win - Aug 21, 2012


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Sweden - Azerbaijan 96:79

Sweden posted the first win at 2013 EuroBasket Qualifying Round. They powered past visiting Azerbaijan for 1-1 record in Group B. Christian Maraker (206-PF-82, college: Pacific) accounted for 19 points to lead the hosts.
Azerbaijan opened the game aggressively. The hosts set the tone scoring 25 points in the first ten minutes and taking a 10-point lead. It did not take long for Sweden to recover. The hosts organized a rally that put them within one at halftime 41:42. Jonas Jerebko (206-PF-87) allowed the hosts to spur in front early in the third term. Sweden piled up a 66:60 advantage heading into the fourth frame. Azerbaijan stayed close throughout the first part of the final quarter but then the visitors ran out of steam and Sweden capitalized. The home team went on a 13:3 run to post a 90:77 lead. Sweden did not look afterwards cruising to the victory. Jonas Jerebko delivered 18 points, 7 assists and 6 boards for Sweden. Kenny Grant (188-G-82, college: Davidson) added 14 points and 10 rebounds in the win. Jaycee Carroll (188-G-83, agency: Priority Sports) answered with 27 points for Azerbaijan. Rasim Bashak (200-F-80, agency: Court Side) had 24 points in the loss.

Sweden: Christian Maraker 19, Jonas Jerebko 18, Kenny Grant 14+10 boards
Azerbaijan: Jaycee Carroll 27, Rasim Bashak 24
  



D1 Round 8: 80-ies hand first defeat to Dervish - 2 days ago
Dervish (6-1) recorded its first loss on the court of third ranked 80-ies on Saturday night. Visitors were defeated by 80-ies 80-72. It ended at the same time the six-game winning streak of Dervish. 80-ies have a solid three-game winning streak. Newly promoted 80-ies maintains third position with 4-2 record having just three points less than leader Dervish. Dervish at the other side still keeps top place with one game lost. Important game to mention about took place in . Sixth ranked NTD...   [read more]
D1 Round 7: NTD U16 edges Araz by three points - 23 days ago
The most exciting game of round 7 in the D1 took place in Nahchivan. This derby game ended with only three-point home defeat of bottom-ranked Araz (0-6) to sixth ranked NTD U16 (1-3) 48-45 in the game for the sixth place. Newly promoted NTD U16 maintains sixth place with 1-3 record. It was Araz's sixth loss in a row. They still close the standings with six games lost. An exciting game was played in . Second ranked NTD faced 3rd placed Veterans. Guests from (4-1) smashed host Veterans (3-...   [read more]
D1 Round 6: Top-ranked Dervish wins another game - 1 month ago
D1 top team - Dervish (6-0) had no problems winning another game on Saturday. This time they crushed sixth ranked NTD U16 (0-3) 96-58. Undefeated Dervish have an impressive six-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 6-0 record. Newly promoted NTD U16 still closes the standings with three games lost. Bottom-ranked Araz is still unable to win any game. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their fifth consecutive match to fourth ranked Veterans (3-2...   [read more]


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