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Connecticut Sun teammates Jonquel Jones and Alyssa Thomas went head to head in Game 1 of the WKBL Finals in South Korea on March 16th.
Jones, who averaged 15.6 points and 13.8 rebounds in 36 games for Woori Bank (32-3), had 10 points and a whopping 21 rebounds in a 72-64 victory over Thomas and her Samsung Life Blue Minx (18-17).
Thomas had 21 points, 16 rebounds seven assists and three steals in the loss. She has averaged 15.9 points, 10.4 rebounds and 2.8 assists through 26 games for Samsung Life.
Game 2 is today.
In Australia on Friday, Jennifer Hamson helped the Sydney Uni Flames win the WNBL Grand Final for the first time since 2001, collecting nine points and eight rebounds in Game 2 of the championship series to complete a 2-0 sweep of the Dandenong Rangers. Hamson averaged 11.0 points and 8.3 rebounds in 26 games for Sydney Uni Flames
In Turkey, Alex Bentley is averaging 17.8 points, 3.8 rebounds and 3.8 assists in 21 games for Adana ASKI Mersin. On March 16th, she had 25 points, four rebounds, three assists and two steals in a 76-74 win over Osmaniye.
In Italy, Reshanda Gray is averaging 19.3 points and 10.4 rebounds through 19 games for Dike Napoli. On March 12th, Reshanda had 19 points, nine rebounds and three steals in a 66-63 loss to Ragusa.
In Greece, Lynetta Kizer is averaging 16.6 points and 6.0 rebounds in 17 games for Olympiacos Pireus. On March 12th, she had 14 points, three rebounds, two assists and two steals in a 111-53 win over Panionios. In EuroCup play, Lynetta averaged 15.0 points and 5.8 rebounds in four games.
In Israel, Danielle Adams is averaging 21 points and 8.4 rebounds for first-place Bnot Maccabi Ramat Gan, which is 18-2 in league play. Their next game is March 20th.