Domestic leagues: Defeats for Blokotehna and Kozuv
KK Blokotehna′s run of wins in North Macedonian Superleague is now over after the team lost to the leaders MZT Skopje 75-90 at home. After a close first half the visitors decided the outcome in the second. Being up by 2 at the break they did well in the third quarter and the lead reached 9 points. In the final ten minutes Bloko had no chance for a comeback and eventually lost.
Kenet Funderburg had 23 points for the home team as Petar Nikolikj and Brandon Penn added 16 apiece.
In the meantime KK Kozuv was very close to beating the champions and cup holders Rabotnicki but lost 79-85 at home. At the break the Gevgelija side was up by 6 points but a good third quarter gave the visitors a 2-point edge. With three minutes to play the difference was just 3 points but Rabotnicki managed to keep it as Kozuv missed its chances.
Igor Kesar had a great game for the hosts with 25 points and 13 rebounds for a double-double. Nikola Karakolev added 16 points as Payne added 15.
With three rounds to go Blokotehna is tied for third place with Gostivar with 19 wins and 8 defeats as Kozuv is fifth with 13-14 record.
|26 Oct 2021
KK Navico Akademija FMP
Hapoel Nufar Energy Galil Elion
Skopjie | Nezavisna Makedonija26 Oct 2021 19.00
|KK Navico Akademija FMP||LIVE||Hapoel Nufar Energy Galil Elion|
Rozaje | Sportski Centar27 Oct 2021 17.00
|KK Ibar Rozaje||LIVE||BC Beroe|
Skopje | SC Kale27 Oct 2021 19.00
|KK TFT||LIVE||BC Akademik Plovdiv|
Kumanovo | Sports Hall Pero Nakov28 Oct 2021 19.00
|KK Kumanovo 2009||LIVE||Hapoel Nufar Energy Galil Elion|
Prishtina | Pallati i Rinise dhe Sporteve02 Nov 2021
|KB Sigal Prishtina||KK Ibar Rozaje|
Botevgrad | Arena Botevgrad03 Nov 2021
|BC Balkan||BC Levski 2014|
|Balkan League, Group A|
|1||Hapoel Nufar Energy Galil Elion||1 - 0||2|
|2||KK Navico Akademija FMP||1 - 0||2|
|3||KK Kumanovo 2009||0 - 1||1|
|4||BC Balkan||0 - 1||1|
|5||BC Levski 2014||0 - 0||0|
|6||Maccabi Next Urban Haifa||0 - 0||0|
|Balkan League, Group B|
|1||BC Akademik Plovdiv||3 - 0||6|
|2||KB Sigal Prishtina||1 - 2||4|
|3||BC Beroe||1 - 2||4|
|4||KK TFT||1 - 0||2|
|5||Ironi Rain Nahariya||0 - 1||1|
|6||KK Ibar Rozaje||0 - 1||1|