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12/05/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 12/06/2019 03:09

Pairings set for EuroCup Women Play-Off Round 1

MUNICH (Germany) - The pairings for EuroCup Women Play-Off Round 1 were set following the conclusion of the Regular Season on Thursday evening, with 24 teams advancing from the Group Phase.

The top two teams from each group as well as the two best-ranked third-placed teams per conference qualified for the Play-Offs.

The eight top-ranked teams from the Regular Season, as determined by the Official Basketball Rules, qualified directly for the Round of 16, with eight more teams set to arrive from the Play-Off Round 1.

The teams qualified directly for the Round of 16 are:

(1) Perfumerias Avenida;
(2) Valencia Basket Club SAD;
(3) Basket Landes;
(4) Carolo Basket;
(5) MBA Moscow;
(6) Orman Genclik;
(7) KSC Szekszard;
(8) Hatay BB.

The remaining teams will contest Play-Off Round 1 in a home-and-away series, with the higher-ranked team playing the return leg at home.

The pairings are as follows:

The first leg is scheduled for December 19, 2019 and the return fixtures will be played on January 9, 2020.

The eight winners will join the directly qualified teams in the Round of 16, which will follow the same home-and-away format and will also be played in January 2020.

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EuroCup Women is the second-tier women's club competition in Europe, with 40 teams from across the continent competing in the Regular Season of the 2019-20 campaign.

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