About Sport – Georgia beats The Netherlands to clinch top spot in Group D of the 2013 EuroBasket Qualifiers

11 September – Georgia’s national basketball team beat the Netherlands 97:89 to claim its 6th win in the 2013 EuroBasket Qualifiers.

Georgia About was at a packed Tbilisi Sports Hall to watch the action.

Georgia secured a 25:21 lead after ten minutes of action. They maintained a margin throughout the second period and scored 29 points to build a 54:43 halftime lead.

Georgia stayed ahead throughout the third period and held a 72:59 advantage at the final intermission.

The Netherlands got within six points but Georgia held them off and finished the game 97:89 to claim its 6th win in the 2013 EuroBasket Qualifiers.

Jacob Pullen scored 23 points and Manuchar Markoishvili and Viktor Sanikidze scored 22 points apiece.

Well done Georgia!

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5 Responses to “About Sport – Georgia beats The Netherlands to clinch top spot in Group D of the 2013 EuroBasket Qualifiers”
  1. Dianda says:

    Shame on you, Holland!
    Then again, I didn’t expect them to win. :P

  2. YAY!!!!!!! Woo Hoo!!!

  3. Chancy and Mumsy says:

    Sounded like a close and good game. Congratulations to the Georgia team. Hugs

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