Ben Bentil of Panathinaikos before Turkish Airlines EuroLeague match between Valencia Basket vs of Panathinaikos at La Fonteta arena on January 31, 2020. (Photo by Jose Miguel Fernandez/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Greek side Panathinaikos moved from 12th to ninth in the 2020-2021 EuroLeague standings after grabbing a second win in the ongoing continental championship.

Panathinaikos beat Turkish giant Fenerbache 82-68 in Athens on Thursday, October 22 for its second win in four games played this season.

Ghana Power Forward Ben Bentil played in his fourth game this campaign and registered two points and four rebounds in 14:43 minutes off the bench.

The 6 foot 8 inch player who also plays Small Forward, converted one of four attempts from two point range and missed his only attempt from three point range in the contest.

Teammate Nemanja Nedovic led all players in scoring in the game with 28 points and added three rebounds and three assists in 27 minutes.


Panathinaikos play Zenit next on Thursday, October 29 but have a league matchup against Ermis Agias on Sunday, October 25 at 17:30 GMT to contend with first.

The Athens based side is the defending league champion.

By Yaw Adjei-Mintah

@YawMintYM on Twitter


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