Zagreb, 29 November 2020 - With an 87-72 victory over Sweden and previous over Turkey with 79-62, the Croatian National Basketball Team secured its place at the qualifying European Championships in Istanbul in 2022.

Veljko Mršić's selectees thus maintained the maximum performance in these qualifications and with four victories they are on top of their group’s leaderboard. The second place is taken by Netherlands with 2-2, followed by Sweden and Turkey with 1-3. The last qualifying round is scheduled from 19 to 22 February 2021, and the EuroBasket (European Championships) will be held from 1 to 18 September 2022, co-hosted by Czech Republic, Georgia, Italy and Germany.

Croatian Olympic Committee (COC) congratulates the Croatian National Basketball Team for securing the performance at the European Championships 2022, two rounds before the end of qualifications!