Emma Meesseman (27) will compete in the quarter finals of the Euroleague with Ekaterinburg today and Friday against Dynamo Kursk, also from Russia. Because of the corona pandemic and to create travel restrictions in a bubble and in Sopron, Hungary, where the other quarter-final between Sopron and Lyon, France, is also being contested.
The other quarter-finals, the Spanish clash Salamanca-Girona and the Turkish derby Fenerbache-Galatasaray Istanbul, will be played in Salamanca, Spain. The Final Four will take place on April 16 and 18 and will be played at one location. The Sportswoman of the Year won the Euroleague with Ekaterinburg in 2016, 2018 and 2019. Last year, the Euroleague was stopped due to corona. Ann Wauters won the Euroleague four times and Anke De Mondt once. The Euroleague is the most important European cup in basketball.