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Superleague Standings
 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 16: Armia beats Sokhumi in a derby game - Mar 2, 2013


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Host teams show no mercy winning all games.

The most interesting game was a derby match between two local teams from Tbilisi: Armia (#3) and Sokhumi (#8). Armia (12-2) won against visiting Sokhumi (4-10) 91-84. The hosts took control from the first minutes by winning the initial quarter 29-22. But Sokhumi won second period 26-21. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Armia dominated down low during the game scoring 64 of its points in the paint compared to Sokhumi's 30. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists. The former international guard Lasha Parghalava (191-87, college: Montana St. - Billin) fired 24 points and 4 steals for the winners. Forward George Jgerenaia (206-90, college: N.Georgia) chipped in 13 points and 11 rebounds. Armia's coach Kote Tugushi used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Center Sergo Atvashovili (223-85) produced a double-double by scoring 18 points and 17 rebounds for lost side. Armia have an impressive seven-game winning streak. Defending champion moved-up to second place, which they share with Olimpi. Sokhumi at the other side keeps the eighth position with ten games lost. Armia's supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tbilisi to the arena MIA.
Leader MIA delivered the thirteenth victory. This time they crushed bottom-ranked STU (0-15) 78-59 in Tbilisi. Worth to mention a great performance of American swingman Benjamin Raymond (198-87, college: Xavier, agency: KMG Sports Management) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 25 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists. Ilia Londaridze contributed with 15 points and 9 rebounds for the winners. Forward Zurab Machaladze (198-92) replied with 12 points and 9 rebounds for STU. STU's coach rotated eleven players seeing no chance for a win. MIA (13-2) have an impressive six-game winning streak. They maintain first position. STU at the other side still closes the standings with 15 games lost. MIA's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tbilisi Armia.
The game with biggest result difference took place in Tbilisi. Local Olimpi (12-2) outscored 10th ranked Samedicino-Academia (1-13) 110-63 on Saturday night. Worth to mention a quality performance of Mikheil Berishvili who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 25 points and 15 rebounds. At the losing side Giorgi Periashvili responded with 14 points and 7 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. Olimpi have a solid four-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Armia. Samedicino-Academia lost sixth consecutive game. They keep the tenth position with 13 games lost. Olimpi will meet Kutaisi (#6) on the road in the next round. Samedicino-Academia's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tbilisi to the arena Dinamo Tbilisi.

In the last two games of round 16 TSU Tbilisi was defeated by Rustavi in a road game 86-68. Kutaisi beat Batumi at home 82-73.
The best stats of 16th round was 30 points, 18 rebounds and 6 blocks by Richard Matiashvili of Kutaisi.



Olimpi - Samedicino 110-63

The game with biggest result difference took place in Tbilisi. Local Olimpi (12-2) outscored 10th ranked Samedicino-Academia (1-13) 110-63 on Saturday night. The game without a history. Olimpi led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. Olimpi outrebounded Samedicino-Academia 59-39 including a 39-27 advantage in defensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 34 assists comparing to just 21 passes made by Samedicino-Academia's players. Worth to mention a quality performance of the former international forward Mikheil Berishvili (205-87) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 25 points and 15 rebounds and international Akaki Dvalishvili (206-90) who added 21 points and 16 rebounds (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field) during the contest. Four Olimpi players scored in double figures. At the losing side center Giorgi Periashvili (210-91) responded with 14 points and 7 rebounds and center Levan Revazashvili (207-92) scored 10 points and 7 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. Olimpi have a solid four-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Armia. Samedicino-Academia lost sixth consecutive game. They keep the tenth position with 13 games lost. Olimpi will meet Kutaisi (#6) on the road in the next round. Samedicino-Academia's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tbilisi to the arena Dinamo Tbilisi.
Top scorers:
Olimpi: M.Berishvili 25+15reb+3ast, L.Fatsatsia 22+5reb+7ast, A.Dvalishvili 21+16reb+1ast, S.Sokk 16+3reb+9ast, K.Tomaradze 9+4reb+2ast, M.Andriukaitis 7+8reb+1ast
Samedicino: G.Periashvili 14+7reb, L.Revazashvili 10+7reb+2ast, Z.Maisuradze 8+9reb+1ast, G.Gaprindashvili 8+1reb+7ast, I.Shiolashvili 6, D.Artsividze 5+2reb+2ast
gschID: 231586


MIA Academy - STU Tbilisi 78-59

Leader MIA delivered the thirteenth victory. This time they crushed bottom-ranked STU (0-15) 78-59 in Tbilisi. STU was tied at the half but could not keep up in last two quarters eventually losing the game. MIA forced 20 STU turnovers and outrebounded them 41-27 including a 27-13 advantage in defensive rebounds. Worth to mention a great performance of American swingman Benjamin Raymond (198-87, college: Xavier, agency: KMG Sports Management) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 25 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists. Center Ilia Londaridze (205-89) contributed with 15 points and 9 rebounds for the winners. Forward Zurab Machaladze (198-92) replied with 12 points and 9 rebounds and forward Giorgi Pirvelashvili (201-88) added 8 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists in the effort for STU. STU's coach rotated eleven players seeing no chance for a win. MIA (13-2) have an impressive six-game winning streak. They maintain first position. STU at the other side still closes the standings with 15 games lost. MIA's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tbilisi Armia.
Top scorers:
MIA Academy: B.Raymond 25+11reb+4ast, M.Bokolishvili 16+2reb+3ast, I.Londaridze 15+9reb+1ast, A.Lomouri 8+3reb+1ast, B.Bekauri 6+7reb+2ast, R.Rogava 4+1reb+1ast
STU Tbilisi: Z.Machaladze 12+9reb+1ast, V.Janashia 9+1reb+1ast, T.Chachibaia 9+3reb, G.Pirvelashvili 8+6reb+4ast, G.Kvetenadze 7+3reb, Z.Korkotadze 6+3reb+1ast
gschID: 231585


Armia - Sokhumi 91-84

The most interesting game was a derby match between two local teams from Tbilisi: Armia (#3) and Sokhumi (#8). Armia (12-2) won against visiting Sokhumi (4-10) 91-84. The hosts took control from the first minutes by winning the initial quarter 29-22. But Sokhumi won second period 26-21. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Armia dominated down low during the game scoring 64 of its points in the paint compared to Sokhumi's 30. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists. The former international guard Lasha Parghalava (191-87, college: Montana St. - Billin) fired 24 points and 4 steals for the winners. Forward George Jgerenaia (206-90, college: N.Georgia) chipped in a double-double by scoring 13 points and 11 rebounds. Armia's coach Kote Tugushi used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Center Sergo Atvashovili (223-85) produced a double-double by scoring 18 points and 17 rebounds and Serbian guard Bosko Stojakovic (196-84) added 17 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists respectively for lost side. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Armia have an impressive seven-game winning streak. Defending champion moved-up to second place, which they share with Olimpi. Sokhumi at the other side keeps the eighth position with ten games lost. Armia's supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tbilisi to the arena MIA.
Top scorers:
Armia: L.Parghalava 24+4reb+2ast, Z.Babiashvili 19+3reb+2ast, G.Jgerenaia 13+11reb+2ast, G.Gamqrelidze 12+3reb+9ast, B.Lezhava 6+5reb+1ast, B.Tsivtsivadze 6+2reb+1ast
Sokhumi: I.Chlaidze 21+2reb+4ast, S.Atvashovili 18+17reb+2ast, B.Stojakovic 17+7reb+6ast, V.Kadaria 14+10reb+1ast, G.Shvangiradze 6+1reb, G.Kopaliani 5+2reb+2ast
gschID: 231584


Rustavi - TSU Tbilisi 86-68

There was no surprise in Rustavi where 7th ranked TSU (5-10) was defeated by fourth ranked Energy Invest (12-3) 86-68 on Friday. The game was mostly controlled by Energy Invest. TSU managed to win third quarter 16-15. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Energy Invest dominated down low during the game scoring 62 of its points in the paint compared to TSU's 32. Energy Invest forced 19 TSU turnovers and had a 35-23 advantage in offensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of American guard Nate Bowie (183-86, college: Cent.Arkansas) who helped to win the game recording 25 points, 7 assists and 6 steals and the other American import forward Kyle Nelson (203-89, college: Augustana, IL, agency: N.E.T.) who added 13 points and 9 rebounds during the contest. At the losing side forward Serzhi Aselaini (198-91) responded with a double-double by scoring 13 points and 12 rebounds and point guard Giorgi Tetelashvili (192-92) scored 6 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists. Both coaches used bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Energy Invest maintains fourth position with 12-3 record. TSU lost third consecutive game. They keep the seventh place with ten games lost. Energy Invest will meet Sokhumi (#8) in the next round. TSU will play against Batumi and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Rustavi: N.Bowie 25+3reb+7ast, L.Tsekvava 19+1reb+5ast, K.Nelson 13+9reb+3ast, T.Toudjani 8+8reb, R.Atanelishvili 7+7reb, G.Arabuli 5+4reb+2ast
TSU Tbilisi: D.Khizanishvili 13+2reb+1ast, S.Aselaini 13+12reb+1ast, G.Vakhania 13+3reb+1ast, G.Khaniashvili 7+1reb+1ast, G.Tetelashvili 6+6reb+5ast, L.Nozadze 6+4reb
gschID: 231583


Kutaisi - Batumi 82-73

No shocking result in a game when sixth ranked Kutaisi (9-6) defeated at home 9th ranked Batumi (3-12) 82-73 on Friday. The hosts trailed by 10 points after three quarters before their 29-10 charge, which allowed them to win the game. Kutaisi dominated down low during the game scoring 46 of its points in the paint compared to Batumi's 26. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Kutaisi made 7 blocks. Worth to mention a great performance of international center Richard Matiashvili (207-89) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 30 points, 18 rebounds and 6 blocks and guard Buba Kvimsadze (195-82) who added 21 points, 5 rebounds and 7 assists during the contest. At the losing side the former international forward Lasha Keshelava (200-81) responded with 29 points and 9 rebounds and guard Ivane Maisuradze (194-85) scored 8 points and 6 assists. Batumi's coach Mikhail Kobeshavidze tested ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Kutaisi maintains sixth position with 9-6 record. Batumi lost seventh consecutive game. They keep the ninth place with 12 games lost. Kutaisi will meet at home higher ranked Olimpi (#3) in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Batumi will play against TSU (#7) in Tbilisi and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Kutaisi: R.Matiashvili 30+18reb+2ast, B.Kvimsadze 21+5reb+7ast, R.Didia 9+6reb+5ast, Z.Pashayev 7+1reb+3ast, T.Babunashvili 5+3reb, D.Barbakadze 5+1reb
Batumi: L.Keshelava 29+9reb, A.Eliashvili 12+4reb, M.Ninua 9+2reb, I.Maisuradze 8+4reb+6ast, G.Kvelashvili 7+5reb, N.Ramishvili 6+5reb+2ast
gschID: 231582


  




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