Sniper competition took place during the break of the King Mindaugas Cup (KMT) finals, this time won by Kėdainiai Nevėžio-Optibet striker Rihardas Kuksikas, who scored 22 points in the final and surpassed the winner of the fan selection Antanas Šegžda. Latvia received a cash prize of EUR 3,333.
In the final, R. Kuksikas scored 22 points, and his competitor A. Šegžda – 18.
Rihardas Kuksikas, a representative of Nevėžis-Optibet in Kėdainiai, and Evaldas Šaulys, a defender of Jonava’s CBet, performed best in the first stage, scoring 23 points. Eimantas Stankevičius (Šiauliai-7bet), Martynas Gecevičius (Uniclub Casino-Juventus) and Antanas Šegžda, who scored 21 points each, entered the additional stage in order to find out the other two semi-finalists.
In the rematch, M. Gecevičius and E. Stankevičius scored 6 points each, and A. Šegžda scored 8 points and thus secured a place in the semifinals. The last place in the semifinals was won by M. Gecevičius, who surpassed E. Stankevičius 9: 7 in the second game.
R. Kuksikas was the first to start in the semifinals, scoring 22 points. He won this stage, and A. Šegžda was second, scoring 21 points. E.Šaulys scored 16 points and M.Gecevičius – 12.
Results of the quarterfinals:
Rihardas Kuksikas (Nevėžis-Optibet of Kėdainiai): 23
Evaldas Šaulys (Jonava CBet): 23
Martynas Gecevičius (Utena Uniclub Casino – Juventus): 21
Eimantas Stankevičius (Šiauliai-7bet): 21
Antanas Šegžda (winner of the fan selection): 21
Mindaugas Lukauskis (Alytus Dzūkija): 19
Karolis Lukošiūnas (Kaunas “Žalgiris”): 18
Arnas Beručka (Milk Stars of Pasvalys): 16
Lukas Uleckas (Vilnius Morning): 15
Nemanja Bezbradica (“Šiauliai-7bet”): 15
Tahjas Eaddy (Prienai “Hello GAS”): 14
Nojus Mineikis (Klaipėda’s Neptune): 13
Karolis Giedraitis (Raincoat of Panevėžys): 8