Temi Fagbenle will compete in Sunday’s EuroCup Women final after Reyer Venezia defeated Final Four hosts, KSC Szekszard, on Friday.
The GB star finished with four points, eight rebounds and an assist in the tense 63-58 success with the Italians now awaiting the winner of Valencia and Carolo.
— EuroCup Women (@EuroCupWomen) April 9, 2021
Fagbenle averaged 9.2 points, 6.2 rebounds and 3.8 assists ahead of the weekend’s action with key all-round displays throughout the competition.
The 28-year-old is a former WNBA champion and has also won silverware overseas with domestic triumphs in Poland and Spain, respectively.
Fagbenle would join Jo Leedham-Warner in winning the EuroCup competition, with her GB teammate victorious in 2016 with Bourges.
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