Cēsis defend home court, end TTT 15-0 streak

Ieva Kūlīte (TTT), Sabīne Niedola (Cēsis). Photo: Nora Krevņeva

TTT Rīga 15-game winning streak in the Latvia-Estonia league came to an end as SK Cēsis knocked off the guests 55-50 on Saturday, December 20.


Aigars Nerips streak was the second longest in league history. TTT Rīga previous loss happened in the “Top 6” tournament game to SK Cēsis in March 8, 2014.


RSU/Merks ended SK Cēsis 25-game win streak in October 26, 2013.


Cēsis have won seven straight games at home this season.


All time series: 2-7 (this season 1-1).


Stat of the game: The result was tied 10 times during the first 27 minutes of the game (last time 31-31).


Stars of the game: Sabīne Niedola shined for the hosts. She had 16 points, 15 rebounds and 3 assists for efficiency rating of 30. Ieva Kūlīte replied with 12 points and 11 rebounds.


Next games: Latvija U16 vs Latvijas Universitāte (December 15).


Top 6 standings: TTT Rīga (11-1), 1182 Tallinn (10-1), SK Cēsis (10-2), Tallinn University (7-4), RSU/Merks (7-4), TTT juniores (7-4).