Emma Meesseman continues to perform brilliantly in the Euroleague Women. The Belgian Cat scored 25 points, missed only once, and led Fenerbahce Istanbul to victory against Hungary’s Szekszard.
25 points from a 12 on 13 shots and 1 on 1 free throw. Add 8 rebounds and 1 assist to that and Emma Meesseman delivered another stunning performance on the ninth match day in group B of the Euroleague Women. The Belgian Cat, including American superstar Breanna Stewart (30 points, 17 rebounds) and Ukraine-born Alina Iagupova (19 points, 7 rebounds, 6 assists), led Fenerbahce Istanbul after a 47-40 bonus halfway to a 91-71 victory vs Hungarian side Szekszard. With 7 out of 9, the Turkish team remains leader in group A.
Kangaroos Mechelen on Thursday in Willebroek against DVTK Hun-Therm
In group B, Belgian champion Kangaroos Mechelen will receive the Hungarian DVTK Hun-Therm on Thursday evening (20:30 De Schalk Willebroek). The Maneblussers could only cheer once more this season in Europe. Laure Resimont and Renée Denys are also uncertain with foot injuries. Coach Arvid Diels will look for a second European stunt with his young selection. Still in group B, Kim Mestdagh will receive the Spanish Girona with Italian champion Schio on Thursday evening.