Moscow CSKA have taken a step towards the semi finals of the EuroLeague.
The Russian hosts beat Gescrap BB 98-71.
They now hold a 1-0 lead in this best of five series.
Gescrap ran out of steam after the first quarter- by halftime the home side had established a commanding ten point lead.
98-71 it finished then, Gescrap needing to improve dramatically before Game 2 on Friday.