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After the international break, Spar Gran Canaria came back strong on the slopes to collect a solid victory on the road to maintenance. A meeting in which an intractable Sika Koné played a decisive role on both sides of the court to add her umpteenth appearance of the course in an ideal quintet of which she was proclaimed MVP of the day for the fourth time during this course.
Weekdays aren’t usually the best opportunities to see great performances given the load of playing minutes that typically accrue during those weeks, but if there was a player who could break the myth , it had to be her. Because Sika Koné was once again the most decisive player in the ranks of a Spar Gran Canaria to whom she gave another ball of oxygen in her fight for maintenance.
And she did it with her usual superiority under the hoops on a night when her greatest virtue came from rebounds, thus guaranteeing a good number of second options to generate points and in turn depriving the opponent of power. disturb his ring. Thus, the interior of the Canarian team rose to 30 PIR points with figures that started in 11 points (5/7 TL and 3/7 TC), 17 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 recoveries and 7 fouls received.
In this way, Koné became a torture for a Durán Maquinaria Ensino who ended up giving in to his internal domination (73-61) giving his rival a whole ball of oxygen towards a daily closer maintenance for the yellow team. .
MVP poker in the current course for a Sika Koné (Spar Gran Canaria) who has become one of the main attractions of the competition in the last two courses. A player who this season is the most popular player in the League (22.39) and who has already won four MVP titles, establishing herself in turn as the best rebounder of the season (12.35).
The ideal quintet of the day:
It was undoubtedly the day of the struggle for permanence and it was felt in the individual section where many players were able to lead their teams to the conquest of precious victories. Starting with Logroño with the solid triumph of the team of a Paula Estebas (Campus Promete) who shone so that her team could already think of higher levels after a day in which the shooter Blanca Millán (Spar Gran Canaria ) and the center Sika Koné (Spar Gran Canaria) put the ground in the middle of the dangerous posts thanks to their good joint performance.
An ideal five that was completed with international talents through the matches played by an imperial Rebekah Gardner (Spar Girona) passing through Leganés as well as by a Nadia Fingall (Movistar Estudiantes) who was on the verge of winning after a great duel in Salamanca.
Base: Paula Estebas (Campus Promete) 18 val: 16 points (4/6 TL and 4/8 TC), 4 rebounds, 2 assists and 2 fouls received.
leader: Blanca Millán (Spar Gran Canaria) 23rd val: 17 points (8/8 FT and 4/12 TC), 2 rebounds, 1 assist, 7 recoveries, 1 block and 7 fouls received.
Winger: Rebekah Gardner (Spar Girona) 22 val: 16 points (2/2 TL and 7/12 TC), 6 rebounds, 5 recoveries and 2 faults received.
Strong winger: Nadia Fingall (Movistar Estudiantes) 22 val: 18 points (6/12 TC), 10 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 recoveries and 2 fouls received.
Pivot: Sika Koné (Spar Gran Canaria 30 val: 11 points (5/7 TL and 3/7 TC), 17 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 recoveries and 7 fouls received.
Statistics of the season – Sika Koné:
Games played: 17
Fouls Received: 5.4
Sports career – Sika Koné:
2016/18: Canterbury (Cadet)
2018/19: CD Adareva (Junior)
2019/20: SPAR Gran Canaria (LF2)
2020/22: SPAR Gran Canaria (LF Endesa)