Hapoel Jerusalem, Maccabi Rishon advance to Israeli League Final Four

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Antigoni Zachari

19/Jul/20 22:47


Hapoel Jerusalem and Maccabi Rishon secured their tickets to the Israeli League Final Four.

By Eurohoops team / info@eurohoops.net

Hapoel Jerusalem celebrated a 114-87 victory over Ironi Nes Ziona in the second game of the Israeli League quarterfinals, sealing a ticket to the League’s Final Four. Jeremy Pargo led the winning side with 22 points, while Tamir Blatt added 16 points and 8 assists.

Earlier in the day, Maccabi Rishon was the first team to grab its ticket to the Final Four, after defeating Maccabi Haifa 101-82 in Game 2.  Alex Hamilton and Darryl Monroe posted game-high performances with 26 and 25 points each.

The two Sunday winners are set off to face each other in the first Final Four semifinal, while the second pair will be decided by Tuesday.

Winner League quarterfinals results:

Hapoel Jerusalem – Ironi Nes Ziona 2-0
Maccabi Rishon – Maccabi Haifa 2-0
Maccabi Tel Aviv – Hapoel Tel Aviv 1-0  (Game 2, 21/6)
Hapoel Holon – Gilboa 1-0 (Game 2, 20/7, 21:00)

Final Four pairs:

Hapoel Jerusalem – Maccabi Rishon

Winner of series 3 (Maccabi Tel Aviv – Hapoel Tel Aviv) – Winner of series 4 (Hapoel Holon – Gilboa)


Photo: Winner League