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Turkey’s basketball powerhouse Anadolu Efes defeated ALBA Berlin 99-86 late Thursday to secure their lead in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague. 

Anadolu Efes had a comfortable win without American superstar Shane Larkin while Vasilije Micic was the highest scorer with 23 points and 9 assists at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in the German capital Berlin.

Tibor Pleiss produced 18 points and 5 rebounds as Adrien Moerman scored 19 points for Anadolu Efes.

On the losing side, Martin Hermannsson scored 19 points and Rokas Giedraitis played with 17 points. 

The high-flying Istanbul club have extended their unbeaten streak to 11 games with

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