MZT won the second match against Pelister and is one victory away from the championship title

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The basketball players of MZT Skopje Aerodrom they also celebrated in the second game of the final series in The first Macedonian league против Pelister (80:75) for a big 2:0 before the move to Bitola. Pelister had a great start, in eight minutes they made a huge 22:8. But in the next two minutes, the reigning champions came back with an eight-point run of their own, at 16:22 after one quarter.

The guests from Bitola had a lead of 28:22, but then there was another series by the "metals", after which the lead changed. After Delalic's three-pointer, MZT Skopje took the lead with 31:30. The efficient game brought them an even higher positive (46:39), when 18 minutes were played, so that the first half ended with a 46:43 advantage for the "blue-whites".

MZT Skopje was the team that "opened" the second half better. In the middle of the third period, they had a solid 56:48, then 60:51. Bitolcani reduced the score to 57:63, but they did not do anything more than that in that part of the final.

The final 10 minutes of the second match were met by both teams with a score of 68:59 for the one defending the championship cup. The one attacking him made the first two attacks, for a new approach, now at 63:68. In the middle part, after Maslinko's points, Pelister was "in the game", with a result (70:76). The representative wing continued the mini-series to reduce the deficit a little more (73:76).

But in those three and a half minutes that remained, the guests did not find a way to reach the desired goal. Tanasković and D.Stojanovski returned the championship to 80:73, after which Pelister no longer had the strength for a possible full comeback. Tanaskovic finished with 16 points for MZT, and Kostoski scored 17 for "green and white". The third match of the final series will be played on May 25 (Saturday) in the "Boro Churlevski" hall in Bitola.

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