Juniors of Mega Bemax will travel on Wednesday to Istanbul where they will from 18th to 21st of May participate in the final tournament of juniors Euroleague. Mega Bemax will for the second consecutive year participate in the “Euroleague Basketball Adidas Next Generation Tournament” after last year’s performance at the final tournament in Berlin.
In addition to Mega Bemax, at the tournament that will be held during the Final Four of Euroleague in Istanbul, will attend seven teams and juniors of Mega will be in Group B with Real Madrid, Fenerbahce and Zalgiris.
18th of May, 12:00: Mega Bemax – Real Madrid
19th of May, 12:00: Zalgiris Kaunas – Mega Bemax
20th of May, 14:00: Fenerbahce Istanbul – Mega Bemax
21st of May, 09:00: Finals
Coach of Mega Bemax Vlada Vukoicic before the flight said that the participation of Mega at the final tournament of junior Euroleague is great honor for the club:
– Participation in the Junior F8 tournament is a great honor and pleasure for our team. It is also a confirmation of the correctness and performance of our development policy and work with young players, starting with the youngest categories. We are not among the group of favorites, but we will give our best and try to play the best possible. For what the result that will be enough, we will see very soon,
said Vlada Vukoicic.
Roster of Mega Bemax for Istanbul is as followed: Nikola Miškovic (captain), Igor Drobnjak, Altin Islamovic, Mihailo Jovicic, Nikola Knezevic, Aleksa Matic, Uroš Trifunovic, Petar Raickovic, Luka Cerovina, Bogdan Nedeljkovic, Danilo Matovic i Goga Bitadze.
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