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Czech beat Belarus 81-77 in OT

10-03-2010 12:55 BJT

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Elsewhere, the Czech Republic advanced to the finals against Belarus in the other semi final.

Belarus started the game with a 3-pointer. After that, a very tight game saw the Czech Republic led it 26-23.

The two teams were both putting in a shift to keep the score tight, but Belarus were always a few points behind.

Belarus caught up in the last minute in the fourth quarter. But with seconds left, the host led the game with 3 points advantage. But they made a error and gave their opponent a chance to tie the game 68-all, which brought overtime. The host started to make strong attack again and finally took the match 71-68 and entered the finales for the first time.

Editor:Zhang Pengfei |Source: CNTV.CN

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