Obras Basket added a new defeat tonight, the third in the contest, by being defeated by the local Biguá, by 92 to 81, in the match that opened the second qualifying window of group C of the Americas Champions League basketball ( BLA).
At the Antel Arena stadium in Montevideo, the Uruguayan team prevailed with the following progression: 25-21, 40-41, 69-55 and 92-81.
The ‘tachero’ cast had already fallen in the two matches that it starred in last December in Belo Horizonte, in the first triangular in which Minas Tenis Club also participates.
Point guard Pedro Barral, with a record of 20 points (6-12 in doubles, 1-3 in triples, 5-6 in free throws), 6 rebounds and 4 assists, was one of the best in DT Bernardo Murphy’s quintet.
There was also a good performance from Uruguayan forward Joaquín Rodríguez, who finished with 20 points (7-16 shooting from the field), 4 rebounds and 2 recoveries. Peruvian Juan Pablo Venegas collaborated with 13 points, 5 assists and 4 steals, according to the FIBA Americas website.
In the Uruguayan team, meanwhile, the American guard Donald Sims (former San Lorenzo and Regatas Corrientes) stood out with a mark of 26 units (6-9 in doubles, 4-11 in triples, 2-3 in free), 9 assists and 3 rebounds.
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Obras Basket will meet tomorrow with the Brazilian Minas Tenis Club (2-0), which remains undefeated, starting at 7:00 p.m.
Meanwhile, from 10:00 pm and for group B, Quimsa from Santiago del Estero (1-1) will have a decisive match against San Pablo from Brazil (2-0). The stage will also be the Antel Arena in Montevideo.
The Santiago team, current leader of the National Basketball League (LNB), attended this tour of Uruguayan territory without forward Mauro Cosolito, affected by a hip injury. (Telam)
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Obras adds a new defeat in the basketball of the Champions League Americas