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Segunda Copa de Europa de Baloncesto

Fifty-sixth anniversary of basketball team's second European Cup success

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NEWS | 13/04/2021

Real Madrid saw off CSKA Moscow in the return leg of the final (76-62).
A year after clinching the club's maiden European Cup crown, Real Madrid successfully defended the title to pick up a second continental trophy. That win came 56 years ago in a two-legged final against CSKA Moscow. After being downed in a 88-81 first-leg defeat, our team clinched glory after a comprehensive 76-62 triumph in the return leg, which was played in Madrid on 13 April 1965.

Despite heading into the decisive match-up with a seven-point disadvantage, the madridistas massively outperformed the Russians.
Emiliano (24 points) and Luyk (18) paced Pedro Ferrándiz's troops to victory in a season in which the team also captured the league title and the Copa. This was the first of legendary Whites' chief's four European Cup triumphs at the Real Madrid helm.
 
(FIRST LEG) MOSCOW (8/4/1965)
88-CSKA Moscow: Alachachian (8), Travin (11), Volnov (18), Korneev (18), Lipso (9) – Astakhov (10), Borodin (9), Zubkov (2), Kulkov (3).
81-Real Madrid: Sainz (7), Sevillano (11), Emiliano (10), Luyk (28), Burgess (15) – Descartín (4), Durand (4), Scott (2).

(RETURN LEG) MADRID (13/4/1965)
76-Real Madrid: Sainz (9), Sevillano (1), Emiliano (24), Luyk (18), Burgess (16) – González (7), Descartín (1).
62-CSKA Moscow: Alachachian (6), Astakhov (8), Volnov (8), Korneev (11), Lipso (6) – Borodin (7), Chechuro (10), Kulkov (6), Zubkov (0), Travin (0).
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