Twenty years and a failure later. There power Segafredo of Bologna is champion of Italy for the first time since the last championship in 2001. Le Vu nere they also won Game 4 against Exchange Milano in the championship final: the match ended 73-62, the series 4-0 for the Emilians. An unpredictable result on the eve. In Bologna, however, there was no talk of anything else and it finally happened: the power Segafredo has brought back to Bologna a scudetto that had been missing for 16 years, 20 at Virtus, with Milos Teodosic elected best player of this league. A match pulled up to the fourth quarter in which the black Vù of coach Djordjevic they took off by detaching an Exchange that had given them a hard time until the very end. A Virtus dragged by Marco Belinelli, top scorer of the home team, with 13 points and closely followed by Kyle Weems, with Alessandro Pajola present in practically every area of the parquet.
First quarter uphill for the home team that, after a start with the foot on the accelerator undergoes the tear of the Armani after the foul suffered in attack by Tooth Datome who sets the basket and the subsequent free throw. Shortly before the dunk by Kyle Weems on an assist by Awudu Abass had inflamed fans of the power. The first quarter ends with the advantage of Milano who seems to be more motivated and more attentive, especially in the defensive phase: 19-24. Same story in the second quarter, with Belinelli driving force, but with an Armani even more motivated than the hosts. After the break the story changes and the power returns to the field with the motivation necessary to satisfy the spectators of theUnipol Arena that never stops a moment of to support the team and the third quarter ends 55-51. The fourth quarter sees the home team spread and every basket, every rebound, every ball recovered or snatched from the hands of the Milan players is greeted with a rumor. 40 seconds from the siren the advantage of Vu down is unbridgeable and the public ofUnipol Segafredo Arena explodes: Virtus is champion of Italy for the first time after 20 years of failures, re-foundations and minor leagues. In Bologna it will be a long night. Curfew permitting.
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