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 1. Batumi 0-0 
 2. Cactus Tbilisi 0-0 
 3. Dinamo Tbilisi 0-0 
 4. Kutaisi 0-0 
 5. Mgzavrebi 0-0 
 6. Olimpi 0-0 
 7. Rustavi 0-0 
 8. Sokhumi 0-0 
Last:9/25/2016
A-League Standings
 1. Cactus Tbilisi 13-2 
 2. Vita Tbilisi 13-2 
 3. Tskaltubo 8-7 
 4. SEU Tbilisi 6-9 
 5. TSU Tbilisi 5-10 
 6. Wings 0-15 
Last:9/25/2016
Points Per Game
 Phillip MILLER
  Sokhumi
  (185-PG-91)
  Avg: 19.9
 1. Miller, Sokhumi19.9 
 2. Strowbridge, Apoll.19.7 
 3. Gacesa, Rustavi19.7 
 4. Lewis-Briggs, MIA18.4 
 5. Smith, Olimpi17.4 
 6. Bynum, Olimpi16.7 
 7. Dvalishvili, Batumi16.1 
 8. Turpin, Rustavi15.8 
 9. Stefanishin, Batumi15.7 
 10. Parghalava, Olimpi14.8 
Rebounds Per Game
 Kiel TURPIN
  Rustavi
  (213-C-89)
  Avg: 13.1
 1. Turpin, Rustavi13.1 
 2. Smith, Olimpi12.0 
 3. Dvalishvili, Batumi11.6 
 4. Murphy, Mgzavrebi11.0 
 5. Gacesa, Rustavi10.2 
 6. Jgerenaia, Sokhumi9.5 
 7. Bekauri, Kutaisi9.1 
 8. Glover, Cochabamba8.8 
 9. Lewis-Briggs, MIA8.4 
 10. Pelcher, MIA A.8.3 
Assists Per Game
 Giorgi GAMQRELIDZE
  Rustavi
  (183-PG-86)
  Avg: 7.7
 1. Gamqrelidze, Rusta.7.7 
 2. Mikeladze, Batumi6.3 
 3. Pashaev, Kutaisi5.4 
 4. Ransom, Mgzavrebi5.4 
 5. Patsatsia, Sokhumi5.0 
 6. Mays, CAB Madeira4.6 
 7. Strowbridge, Apoll.4.4 
 8. Murray, Chemidor4.3 
 9. Rogava, Olimpi3.9 
 10. Lezhava, Batumi3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Phillip MILLER
  Sokhumi
  (185-PG-91)
  Avg: 3.5
 1. Miller, Sokhumi3.5 
 2. Murray, Chemidor3.1 
 3. Smith, Olimpi2.4 
 4. Mays, CAB Madeira2.4 
 5. Ransom, Mgzavrebi2.3 
 6. Williams, Dinamo T.1.8 
 7. McAlpine, Dinamo T.1.7 
 8. Machaladze, Dinamo1.6 
 9. Tomaradze, MIA A.1.6 
 10. Patsatsia, Sokhu.1.6 
Blocks Per Game
 Kiel TURPIN
  Rustavi
  (213-C-89)
  Avg: 3
 1. Turpin, Rustavi3.0 
 2. Bekauri, Kutaisi1.7 
 3. Smith, Olimpi1.6 
 4. Atuashvili, Sokhumi1.6 
 5. Oluic, NH Ostrava1.5 
 6. Steed, Art.Dragons1.3 
 7. Pelcher, MIA A.1.2 
 8. Jgerenaia, Sokhumi1.2 
 9. Dvalishvili, Batumi1.2 
 10. Murphy, Mgzavrebi0.8 

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Superleague Round 5: Top-ranked MIA wins another game - Nov 17, 2012


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What a coincidence that all visitors won their games.

Superleague top team - MIA (5-0) had no problems winning another game on Saturday. This time they beat eleventh ranked STU (0-5) in Tbilisi 73-56. The game without a history. MIA led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They also forced 24 STU turnovers. International center Beka Bekauri (207-91) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 15 points and 10 rebounds. International Besik Lezhava (192-86) contributed with 15 points and 4 assists for the winners. Forward Vaja Janashia (203-93, college: High School) answered with 21 points for STU. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Undefeated MIA have an impressive series of five victories in a row. They maintain first place with 5-0 record. STU at the other side still closes the standings with five games lost. MIA's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tbilisi to the arena Armia.
Leader Armia blasted bottom-ranked Sokhumi (0-4) in Tbilisi 94-63 keeping the perfect record after 5 rounds. Sokhumi is still unable to win any game. American forward Lamayn Wilson (204-80, college: Troy) stepped up and scored 11 points and 9 rebounds for the winners and Giorgi Gamqrelidze chipped in 11 points and 6 assists. Forward Irakli Chlaidze (199-89) responded with 30 points. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. The victory was the fourth consecutive win for Armia. Defending champion (4-0) moved-up to second place, which they share with Olimpi. Sokhumi lost their fourth game in a row. They still closes the standings with four games lost. They share the position with Samedicino. Armia's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tbilisi MIA.
Leader Olimpi blasted bottom-ranked Samedicino-Academia (0-4) in Tbilisi 106-63 on Saturday evening keeping the perfect record after 5 rounds. Samedicino-Academia is still unable to win any game. Levan Fatsatsia nailed a double-double by scoring 17 points, 12 rebounds and 5 assists for the winning side. Giorgi Revazashvili came up with a double-double by scoring 13 points and 10 rebounds for Samedicino-Academia in the defeat. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. The victory was the fourth consecutive win for Olimpi. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Armia. Samedicino-Academia lost their fourth game in a row. They still closes the standings with four games lost. They share the position with Sokhumi. Olimpi will meet at home Kutaisi (#4) in the next round. Samedicino-Academia's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tbilisi Dinamo Tbilisi.
The game in Tbilisi was also worth to mention about. Fifth ranked Energy Invest (4-1) played at the court of 7th ranked TSU (1-4). Energy Invest did not have too big problems and got a relatively easy victory 90-72. The best player for the winners was Kyle Nelson who scored 22 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. Energy Invest moved-up to fourth place, which they share with Kutaisi. TSU lost their third game in a row. They keep the seventh position with four games lost. Energy Invest will have a break next round. TSU will play on the road against Batumi (#7) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game in Batumi was also quite interesting. Fourth ranked Kutaisi (4-1) played at the court of 7th ranked Batumi (1-4). Kutaisi managed to secure a 5-point victory 75-70 on Friday. Richard Matiashvili orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 21 points, 15 rebounds and 4 assists. The victory was the third consecutive win for Kutaisi. They maintain fourth place with 4-1 record, which they share with Rustavi. Loser Batumi keeps the seventh position with four games lost. Kutaisi will face higher ranked Olimpi (#3) in Tbilisi in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Batumi will play at home against TSU (#8) in Tbilisi and it may be a tough game between close rivals.



STU Tbilisi - MIA Academy 56-73

Superleague top team - MIA (5-0) had no problems winning another game on Saturday. This time they beat eleventh ranked STU (0-5) in Tbilisi 73-56. The game without a history. MIA led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They also forced 24 STU turnovers. International center Beka Bekauri (207-91) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 15 points and 10 rebounds. International Besik Lezhava (192-86) contributed with 15 points and 4 assists for the winners. Forward Vaja Janashia (203-93, college: High School) answered with 21 points and forward Giorgi Pirvelashvili (201-88) added 18 points in the effort for STU. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. MIA have an impressive series of five victories in a row. They maintain first place with 5-0 record. STU at the other side still closes the standings with five games lost. MIA's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tbilisi to the arena Armia.
Top scorers:
STU Tbilisi: V.Janashia 21+4reb, G.Pirvelashvili 18+3reb+1ast, V.Tevzadze 4+4reb+2ast, L.Minashvili 3+2reb+1ast, Z.Korkotadze 2+8reb+1ast, T.Chachibaia 2+1reb
MIA Academy: B.Lezhava 15+3reb+4ast, B.Bekauri 15+10reb, M.Bokolishvili 9+3reb, C.Prewitt 8+6reb, I.Londaridze 8+6reb+5ast, D.Vaughn 7+5reb+9ast
gschID: 204994


Sokhumi - Armia 63-94

Leader Armia blasted bottom-ranked Sokhumi (0-4) in Tbilisi 94-63 keeping the perfect record after 5 rounds. Sokhumi is still unable to win any game. The game without a history. Armia led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 70 of its points in the paint compared to Sokhumi's 26. Armia forced 23 Sokhumi turnovers. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 21 assists. American forward Lamayn Wilson (204-80, college: Troy) stepped up and scored 11 points and 9 rebounds for the winners and the former international point guard Giorgi Gamqrelidze (183-86, agency: FCM) chipped in 11 points and 6 assists. Forward Irakli Chlaidze (199-89) responded with 30 points and center Vakhtang Kadaria (205-89, college: Mineral Area CC) scored 11 points and 6 rebounds. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. The victory was the fourth consecutive win for Armia. Defending champion (4-0) moved-up to second place, which they share with Olimpi. Sokhumi lost their fourth game in a row. They still closes the standings with four games lost. They share the position with Samedicino. Armia's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tbilisi MIA.
Top scorers:
Sokhumi: I.Chlaidze 30+4reb+3ast, V.Kadaria 11+6reb+2ast, D.Dekanoidze 8+6reb, G.Kopaliani 6+3reb+2ast, G.Shvangiradze 3+3reb+1ast, R.Nazmiev 2+5reb+3ast
Armia: L.Wilson 11+9reb+1ast, G.Sharabidze 11+2reb, G.Gamqrelidze 11+6ast, R.Atanelishvili 10+2reb+2ast, D.Ugrekhelidze 10+4reb, M.Faison 8+5reb+3ast
gschID: 204993


TSU Tbilisi - Rustavi 72-90

The game in Tbilisi was also worth to mention about. Fifth ranked Energy Invest (4-1) played at the court of 7th ranked TSU (1-4). Energy Invest did not have too big problems and got a relatively easy victory 90-72. The game was mostly controlled by Energy Invest. TSU was better in fourth quarter 23-22. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Energy Invest forced 23 TSU turnovers. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 24 assists. The best player for the winners was American forward Kyle Nelson (203-89, college: Augustana, IL, agency: N.E.T.) who scored 22 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists. His fellow American import guard Nate Bowie (183-86, college: Cent.Arkansas) chipped in 19 points and 4 assists. Four Energy Invest players scored in double figures. Guard George Khaniashvili (194-89) produced 21 points and 5 rebounds and point guard Giorgi Tetelashvili (192-92) added 9 points and 4 assists respectively for the hosts. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. Energy Invest moved-up to fourth place, which they share with Kutaisi. TSU lost their third game in a row. They keep the seventh position with four games lost. Energy Invest will have a break next round. TSU will play on the road against Batumi (#7) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
TSU Tbilisi: G.Khaniashvili 21+5reb+2ast, G.Tetelashvili 9+3reb+4ast, G.Bakradze 8+2reb+4ast, L.Nozadze 8+3reb, I.Kobidze 8+7reb, S.Aselaini 4+10reb+1ast
Rustavi: K.Nelson 22+8reb+7ast, N.Bowie 19+4reb+4ast, T.Toudjani 13+6reb+3ast, M.Abaishvili 12+5reb+3ast, Z.Machavariani 9+1reb+2ast, R.Atanelishvili 8+2reb
gschID: 204992


Samedicino - Olimpi 63-106

Leader Olimpi blasted bottom-ranked Samedicino-Academia (0-4) in Tbilisi 106-63 on Saturday evening keeping the perfect record after 5 rounds. Samedicino-Academia is still unable to win any game. The game without a history. Olimpi led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They made 21-of-27 free shots (77.8 percent) during the game. Olimpi outrebounded Samedicino-Academia 49-35 including a 37-22 advantage in defensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 26 assists. Levan Fatsatsia nailed a double-double by scoring 17 points, 12 rebounds and 5 assists for the winning side and Montenegrin center Stevan Milosevic (211-85, agency: Interperformances) accounted for 16 points and 12 rebounds. Five Olimpi players scored in double figures. Center Giorgi Revazashvili (208-91) came up with a double-double by scoring 13 points and 10 rebounds and forward Zurab Maisuradze (195-91) added 13 points and 5 rebounds respectively for Samedicino-Academia in the defeat. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. The victory was the fourth consecutive win for Olimpi. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Armia. Samedicino-Academia lost their fourth game in a row. They still closes the standings with four games lost. They share the position with Sokhumi. Olimpi will meet at home Kutaisi (#4) in the next round. Samedicino-Academia's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tbilisi Dinamo Tbilisi.
Top scorers:
Samedicino: G.Revazashvili 13+10reb, Z.Maisuradze 13+5reb+2ast, I.Gabisonia 8+2reb+4ast, G.Gaprindashvili 8+2reb+5ast, L.Revazashvili 6+4reb+1ast, B.Tchitchveishvili 5+4reb+2ast
Olimpi: N.Tutus 17+3reb+1ast, L.Fatsatsia 17+12reb+5ast, S.Milosevic 16+12reb+2ast, A.Dvalishvili 15+6reb+1ast, K.Tomaradze 14+5reb+2ast, M.Berishvili 9+5reb+3ast
gschID: 204991


Batumi - Kutaisi 70-75

The game in Batumi was also quite interesting. Fourth ranked Kutaisi (4-1) played at the court of 7th ranked Batumi (1-4). Kutaisi managed to secure a 5-point victory 75-70 on Friday. Batumi trailed by 15 points after 3 quarters before a 26-16 run in the last quarter cut the deficit to 70-75 at the end of the game. International center Richard Matiashvili (207-89) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 21 points, 15 rebounds and 4 assists. Azerbaijani guard Zaur Pashayev (188-83) contributed with 12 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists for the winners. Nika Ramishvili (179-94) answered with 17 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals and forward Avtandil Eliashvili (200-89) added 17 points and 5 rebounds in the effort for Batumi. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. The victory was the third consecutive win for Kutaisi. They maintain fourth place with 4-1 record, which they share with Rustavi. Loser Batumi keeps the seventh position with four games lost. Kutaisi will face higher ranked Olimpi (#3) in Tbilisi in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Batumi will play at home against TSU (#8) in Tbilisi and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Batumi: N.Ramishvili 17+6reb+5ast, A.Eliashvili 17+5reb+1ast, G.Nanitashvili 15+1reb+5ast, G.Kvelashvili 11+7reb+2ast, I.Maisuradze 8+1reb+1ast, L.Keshelava 2+16reb+4ast
Kutaisi: R.Matiashvili 21+15reb+4ast, Z.Pashayev 12+5reb+5ast, D.Barbakadze 12+4reb+1ast, R.Didia 11+5reb+4ast, B.Kvimsadze 9+9reb+2ast, G.Barbakadze 8+2reb
gschID: 204990


  




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