Tag Archives: Road to Rio

July 9, 2016 - Turin, Turin, Italy - Roko Ukic in action during the basketball FIBA Olympic qualifying tournament match beetwen Croatia and Italy..Croatia wins 84-78 over Italy at overtime. (Credit Image: � Nicolò Campo/Pacific Press via ZUMA Wire)

Plays of the Week – Croatia vs. Italy

Plays of the Week – Croatia vs. Italy

(HoopDirt.com Starting Five by FastModel Sports – Croatia vs Italy by Wes Kosel first appeared on HoopDirt.com) Italy and Croatia faced off in one of the three Olympic Qualifying Tournament Championships with the winner earning a spot in the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio. Croatia ended up winning in overtime and will now play

Sept. 12, 2015 - Lille, France, France - Nikola Mirotic  (Credit Image: © Panoramic via ZUMA Press)

Plays of the Week – Spain National Team

(HoopDirt.com Starting Five by FastModel Sports – Spain by Wes Kosel was originally published by HoopDirt.com) This week’s starting five includes five set plays from the Spain National Team. These plays were used in the 2015 EuroBasket Tournament. Spain won the tournament giving them a ticket to Rio for the Summer Olympic Games. Spain beat

June 27, 2016 - Foto IPPAndrea Brintazzoli .Bologna 26062016.Basketball City Tournament  .Italia vs Canada .Nella Foto: Alessandro Gentile in palleggio dopo il blocco di Riccardo Cervi (Credit Image: � Italy Photo Press via ZUMA Press)

Plays of the Week – Italy National Team

(HoopDirt.com Starting Five by FastModel Sports – Italy was first published by HoopDirt.com) The Olympic Qualifying Tournaments start on July 4th, and Italy is hosting one of the three tournaments this month. Italy faces off against Tunisia in the first game and will compete against Croatia, Greece, Iran, and Mexico for one of three available

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