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U20 European Championship: Croatia – Serbia (Video)

July 17th, 2010 · 2 Comments

In the quarter-finals yesterday, Croatia managed to beat Serbia with an incredible finish by Dino Butorac who scored a tough three-pointer and 2FTs to bring his team back. Mario Delas was then present to grab the offensive rebound and score the winning bucket. How to cut a 6pt deficit in 30 seconds, watch the video below.

Thanks to Boris for linking me to it.

2 responses so far ↓

  • 1 pep // Jul 17, 2010 at 11:43 pm

    Very unluky ending for the Serbians at this particular game, but a bad championship for them overall. Some of those Serbian players won last year´s U18 Champ (and the U16 two years before), so it´s obvious they haven´t lived up to expectations in the U20. Perhaps the absence of Lazar Radosavljevic was more important than it should have been. Was he injured?
    Well, Musli and Co will have another chance next year, because they´ll still be U20.

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