EuroLeague Women Regular Season field set
MUNICH (EuroLeague Women) – The field for the 2017/18 EuroLeague Women Regular Season has been confirmed, following the conclusion of the Qualifiers on Tuesday night.
French side BLMA complete the 16-team field after defeating KSC Szekszard from Hungary 86-71 to qualify on a 165-151 aggregate score.
CCC Polkowice are the second team to advance from the Qualifiers. On Friday, the Polish team completed the double over Slovak side Piestanske Cajky, celebrating a 147-106 success on aggregate.
Polkowice are joining Group A, while BLMA will compete in Group B, with the Regular Season set to tip off on October 11.
Group A: Castors Braine (BEL); ZVVZ USK Prague (CZE); CCC Polkowice (POL); Sopron Basket (HUN); Galatasaray (TUR); ESBVA-LM (FRA); Bourges Basket (FRA); Dynamo Kursk (RUS).
Group B: Wisla Can-Pack (POL); Fenerbahce (TUR); BLMA (FRA), Yakin Dogu Universitesi (TUR); Famila Schio (ITA); Perfumerias Avenida (ESP); Nadezhda (RUS); UMMC Ekaterinburg (RUS).
The two losing sides from the Qualifiers will continue their European campaign in EuroCup Women, with Piestanske Cajky completing Group D and KSC Szekszard moving into Group H.
For a full overview of all EuroCup Women Regular Season groups, please click here.
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