Bentil dunks ball Photo Courtesy: Panathinaikos can report Ghana Forward Ben Bentil is a 2020-2021 Greek Basketball Cup winner after his side, Panathinaikos, emerged victorious in the final game.

The game had Panathinaikos beat Promitheas 91-79 in the final to lift the trophy; the team could add another title later this month with Panathinaikos heading into the league playoffs as the top seed and defending champion.

Bentil (fifth from left) Photo Courtesy: Panathinaikos

Bentil played eight minutes off the bench recording three points and three rebounds in the game after going on a scoring spree in the lead up to the final. He scored 19 points in 15 minutes in the semifinal win over Lavrio.

The 6 foot 8 inch Forward got all three points from the free throw line converting three of four total attempts. He attempted just one field goal and missed.

Photo Courtesy: Panathinaikos

This is Bentil’s second title since joining Panathinaikos last season; he won the COVID affected 2019-2020 League title following his move from Peristeri.

Photo Courtesy: Panathinaikos

Jerian Grant and Jerai Grant (brothers of Detroit Pistons star Jerami Grant) scored 17 and 18 points respectively for Promitheas.

By Yaw Adjei-Mintah

@YawMintYM on Twitter


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