Group B’s first stage was split into two different. One pod started last Thursday in Riga, Latvia as Lulea of Sweden beat combined Netherlands team Amsterdam Angels 107-63 behind Allis Nystrom and Chastity Reed. Hosts TTT then beat Russia’s Dynamo Moscow 93-57. The last four teams started play on Friday in Brno as Janee Thompson led Slovakia’s Piestanske Cajky past Kirbirkstis from Lithuania 58-42. The hosts boosted Czech participation this year as Petra Zaplatova led them to a 67-59 win over Evgeniia Korotygina and Horizont of Belarus 67-59.
October 4, 2018
Lulea vs. Amsterdam Angels 107-63 LUL Nystrom 25/7r Reed 24/10r/6a Felixova 14/6r Barthold 13/10r Hall 8 Nnamaka 8 Houser 7 AMS Driessen 12 De Jonge 11 Hoek 11 Hordijk 10
TTT Riga vs. Dynamo Moscow 93-57 TTT Vitola 18/8r Pulvere 15 Peddy 12/6r/7a Slaughter 9 Basko 8 Kreslina 8 Eglite 6 DYM Korovushkina 11 Savina 10
October 12, 2018
Piestanske Cajky vs. Kibirkstis 58-42 PIE Thompson 21 Matejcikova 11 Jakubcova 5/10r KIB Meskonyte 14 Pullins 9
Brno vs. Horizont Minsk 67-59 BRN Zaplatova 26/6s Vackova 10/7r Webb 4/7r HOR Korotygina 21 Ziuzkova 15