Samsung Life Insurance, who fell into a 5-game losing streak with injuries, caught a big fish. With a thrilling come-from-behind victory against Woori Bank, he succeeded in escaping from a losing streak, and at the same time rose to third place alone.
Yongin Samsung Life Insurance Bluemings won 69-58 in a match against Shinhan Bank SOL 2022-2023 women’s professional basketball Asan Woori Bank Woori WON held at Asan Yi Sun-shin Gymnasium on the 2nd.
With this victory, Samsung Life Insurance escaped from 5 consecutive losses and rose to third place alone. Woori Bank failed to reduce its magic number and fell into a two-game losing streak.
Samsung Life led Lee Hae-ran with 22 points and 13 rebounds and Kang Yu-rim with 19 points and 7 assists. Jo Soo-ah also contributed to the victory by scoring 12 points.
For Woori Bank, Kim Dan-bi recorded 20 points, 11 rebounds and 7 assists, and Park Hye-jin also recorded 12 points, but the turnover from the 3rd quarter caught her own ankle.
The first quarter went fiercely. Woori Bank took the lead with Danbi Kim and Ara Goa at the beginning of the game, but after that, Samsung Life Insurance counterattacked fiercely, centered on Jo Soo-ah, and turned the game back to square one. Samsung Life ended the first quarter with a 19-17 lead, with Jo Soo-ah and Kang Yu-rim scoring three points.
The atmosphere of the game changed in the second quarter. It is because Woori Bank blocked Samsung Life’s attack with solid defense. While Samsung Life Insurance was unable to score due to a three-point search, Woori Bank turned the game around with Kim Dan-bi, Park Hye-jin, and Choi Yi-sam scoring three points. The first half ended with 스포츠토토 Woori Bank succeeding 35-29.
Entering the third quarter, Samsung Life Insurance launched a counterattack again. Woori Bank made a mistake, and Samsung Life Insurance scored a counterattack. Kang Yoo-rim’s 3-point burst Samsung Life Insurance tied the game and returned the game to the starting point.
The momentum of Samsung Life continued after that. Shin Iseul scored three points, and Kim Dan-bi also broke Woori Bank’s defense with a mid-range shot. On the other hand, Woori Bank gave up the initiative to Samsung Life Insurance while seldom finding a solution, such as making mistakes in attacks. Samsung Life led the third quarter 55-47.
At the beginning of the 4th quarter, Samsung Life continued its upward trend and widened the gap to 10 points. However, after that, Samsung Life’s shots continued to ignore the rim, and Woori Bank counterattacked with Kim Dan-bi’s 3 points, and Woori Bank pursued 55-57 in the middle of the 4th quarter.
But that was it. Samsung Life again widened the gap by counterattacking with Lee Hae-ran’s goal and Shin I-seul’s wonderful assist, followed by Kang Yu-rim’s goal. With 2 minutes and 11 seconds left in the fourth quarter, Samsung Life ran away with Jo Soo-ah’s mid-range shot to 63-55.
Afterwards, Woori Bank lost momentum in the pursuit as Park Hye-jin was sent off for 5 fouls. Go Ara made a 3-point play with a quick attack, but Lee Hae-ran scored under the goal in the ensuing defense, and the gap widened again to 58-65 with 1 minute and 14 seconds left in the end. In the remaining time, Samsung Life eventually kept the lead and finished the game with a victory.