In good spirits returned from the Slovenian town of Portoroz on the independence Day of Ukraine on basketball. Our took second place in the tournament of four teams, losing only to the owners, but taking the upper hand over the Italians and Finns.
On topic: Ukrainians won an incredible match against Italy
After an impressive “comeback” in the game with apenninum wards Evgeny Murzin pleased with a strong character and in the game against team Finland. Ukrainians were behind 12 points, but in the end bowed chashy scales in their favor- 75:70 (13:15, 12:20, 25:18, 25:17).
The most productive our team with 14 points was Maksym Pustozvonov, by 13 points in the asset Jerome Randle and Kyrylo Fesenko. It is noteworthy that the captain-center forced the Finns fouls himself 11 times!
Tuesday and Wednesday “blue-yellow” will be trained in Kiev, and on Thursday will fly to Finland on the last two “freight train” before the Eurobasket. Start Ukrainians in Riga on 5 September, the fight against the Lithuanians.