Cedevita and Zagreb in Croatian Cup final

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As expected, Cedevita and Zagreb will play in Croatian National Cup final. At this moment two best Croatian teams will fight for first trophy in this season.

Cedevita topped Split 102:74 in first semifinal game. Especially in second half, Cedevita players dominated and proved its quality and dominance in Croatian Basketball.

For Cedevita, Miro Bilan reached double-double with 16 points and 11 rebounds. Dontaye Draper and Marino Bazdaric added 11 points each.

In second semifinal game, Zagreb had much tougher game, but finally they won in very interesting game against Zadar. Even Zadar had +14 after first 20 minutes, Zagreb won with 76:72.

Ex Croatian National team coach, Josip Vrankovic commented those two games. Vrankovic said: “Split played well game. With Vujicic and another one player on perimeter, I believe that we can expect interesting finish of Croatian Championship. Cedevita played with routine, and I am sure that they didn’t waste their capacities.”

He continues: “Zagreb played pretty bad in first half time, under their expectations. It was expected that they will have much better reactions in second half. With good defense in second half they came back.”

Vrankovic also added: “Zagreb lost too much energy in this semifinal game. In final game against Cedevita this could be main factor. Cedevita have quality roster, and I believe that Cedevita is favorite in final.”

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