Sixth Serbian league’s play-off started with semifinals wins of hosting teams, Partizan mt:s Belgrade and Radnicki Kragujevac.
Radnički KG – Crvena zvezda Diva 84 : 78 (32:18, 21:24, 17:18, 14:18)
Radnicki KG successfully opened their play-off series with a deserved win against Red Star DIVA. They led for the majority of the contest. Final ten minutes began under the control of the hosts, who led by as many as 13 (73-60).
But in a few minutes they let Red Star players to go close, as they cut the deficit to four (82-78). And then came on the scene Michael Scott with an extraordinary dunk lifted the whole hall to his feet and set the final score, 84-78.
Radnički KG: Simon David Joseph 24 pts, Pavkovic 16 pts 5 assists, Bakic 11 pts, Scott Michael Anthony 7pts, 9 rbs.
Crvena zvezda Diva: Popovic Petar 15 pts, 7 rbs, Lesic 13 pts, Nedovic 10 pts.
Partizan mt:s – Vojvodina Srbijagas 77 : 67 (18:13, 26:14, 18:18, 15:22)
Partizan scored an expected victory over Vojvodina at the start of the road to, what they hope will be an eleventh title in a row but Partizan coach Jovanovic, still warns the quality of rivals.
Partizan, during the first half, had two great spells, the first leading 9-0 and then 15-0 and full control of the game during the whole match.
Partizan mt:s: Andjusic 12 pts, 4 assists, Milosavljevic 11 pts , Raduljica 10 pts, 8 rbs, Macvan 10 pts, 8 rbs, 4 ass, Lucic 10 pts.
Vojvodina Srbijagas: Milosevic 13 pts, Dundjerski 12 pts, Markovic 11 pts.
Game two is tomorrow night with hosting changes.