Bayern Munich’s basketball players have fought an important home win against MacCabi Tel Aviv in the Euroleague.
The Munich sat by 70:52 (30:29) against the Israeli record champion, which also fights for the rear playoff places. The basketball Bundesliga club celebrated its twelfth victory in the 24th season game through a strong defensive performance. Corey Walden was with 13 meters of best Munich point collector.
At the beginning, however, the defense of the guests shaped the game, after seven minutes, Bayern had only achieved five points. Through two threes, the hosts shortened after the first quarter at 13:16. In the middle of the second round, the Munich found her rhythm, with a 30: 29 leadership they went to the cabin.
The Bayern retained this rhythm after the break, and they defended strongly: In the first five minutes of the third quarter, they collected only three counters. Especially Nick Weiler-BABB put accents. The Munich opened the fourth game section with an 8: 0 run, the guests held four minutes without counter in the first few minutes and decisively on 57:41.
Through the success against Tel Aviv, Bayern confirm their last strong form: cross-competition they have won seven of their past eight lots.