The contribution of the two main stars of Sibenik Jolly was not enough this time to get the victory against the myriad of stars of the available Ismael sang. Kerri Gardin, Regeneracom Sports player, contributed 20 points, 8 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 robberies while Constance Jnks was insufficient in about 8 points when his Euroleague average was 21.7 points.
Very important was, the match between Jolly Sibenik and Ros Casares in the fifth round of the Euroleague, as both came tied at two victories. After getting beat by both the Union and the Hainaut USK Praha in the Sportska dvorana Baldekin of Sibenik, the premises were facing one of the best squads in the competition and favorite to take part in the upcoming Final Four.
Ros Casares was sentencing the match thanks to an excellent defense in the first part, leaving in Sibenik only scored 20 points and achieving a significant income of 17 points at the break (20-37). The Sibenik were unable to score from the perimeter (0 / 15 in triples in the first two quarters) and watched as Delisha Milton Jones led the Spanish with nine points and seven rebounds to rest. Kerri Gardin gave the reply, and he signed the same numbers while Constance Jinks, well defended by the Valencia defense was not in the match and failed to make his usual endorsement.
Did not change things too much at the start of the third quarter. While Erika de Souza and Amaya Valdemoro recorded 6 points each for Ros Casares, Marta Carkic and Ivana Jurcevic (3 times) uncovered the ring visitor and recorded four triple in the fourth, cutting the gap slightly with 44-57 to reach the final of it. Seven points in the first five minutes of Kerri Gardin enabled Jolly Sibenik even more closer on the scoreboard (60-69, min 35) making the dream Croats. However, seven consecutive points near the international Elisa Aguilar stopped from approaching local options to end the game with 72 to 83.
The contribution of the two main stars of Sibenik Jolly was not enough this time to get the victory before the myriad of stars of the available Ismael sang. Kerri Gardin contributed 20 points 8 rebounds 5 assists and 4 robberies while Constance Jnks was insufficient in about 8 points when his Euroleague average was 21.7 points.
By Ros Casares and as almost always, stressed Amaya Valdemoro with 24 points and 5 assists (with which it is placed as top scorer in the Euroleague), Erika de Souza with 12 points and 8 rebounds, Elisa Aguilar had 13 points and 4 rebounds, Delisha Milton Jones with 11 points and 9 rebounds and Jana Vesela with 11 points. These five players disputed virtually all of the marginal minute to minute, leaving players to the highest level as Laia Palau (7 minutes), Roneeka Hodges (7), Elena Tornikidu (12) or Anna Montañana (16).
Ismael sang, coach Ros Casares, was satisfied with his team, especially with his defense in the first half. Sang said that he was aware that they would maintain the pace and defensive Sibenik therefore would recover but appreciated that his team had been able to return to the good level in the decisive moments of the match and take an important victory. Stipe Bralic, coach of Sibenic Jolly, said he was aware of the rival against whom they played, saying that Ros Casares was a team that was going to compete to win the Euroleague and the players appreciate that alternates Ros would be the most influential players of many other teams the Euroleague.
Bralic was not happy with the first half of his team, which in the end it was decisive for the fate of the match, despite the fact that during the second half but the game improved as a team before Ros was not enough. Despite that valued the work of his team and congratulated Ros Casares for the victory. Upon completion of the first five days of Euroleague, Kerri Gardin is confirmed as one of the most important players in the competition, with excellent averages of 15.4 points 8.4 rebounds, 2.4 assists, 2.2 thefts and 1.2 plugs .