Basketball club Dnipro have been rivals in the group stage of the Cup of Europe FIBA season 18/19.
At this stage, the owner of the Cup of Ukraine of BC “Dnepr” will play with Bulgarian “Levski”, the Greek “ARIS” and the Finnish “Cathay”, the press service of the basketball Federation of Ukraine.
The team of Denis Zhuravlev will start in the group stage of the FIBA European Cup away match in Bulgaria on Wednesday, 17 October.
Bq “Dnepr” was released in the first phase of the group stage of Cup FIBA-Europe by obtaining the status of a lucky loser. Ukrainian team lost to the Hungarian club “Alba Fehervari” the sum of the two matches in the second round of qualifying but advanced to the next round due to the fact that three of the loser of the last Champions League qualification refused participation in the Cup of Europe FIBA. The same “Dnepr” with the difference “-7” became the second among the three losers of qualifying with the best performance dialed and missed points.
We will remind, to the first phase group stage of Cup FIBA-Europe season-18/19 there was also a basketball club “Cherkasy Mavpy”.