01.02.2019 · 13:22
Tomorrow is another "Classic"
In the 18th round of the ABA League, Partizan NIS will be a guest in Dražen Petrović Hall in Zagreb, where they will play against Cibona, on Saturday, February 2, at 5 PM.
Another regional basketball classic is scheduled for Saturday, February 2. Partizan NIS' players are going to Zagreb, where they will play against Cibona in Dražen Petrović Hall at 5 PM. In the first duel of the season between tomorrow's rivals, the black and whites' triumphed in Belgrade, with the score 86:67.
Before the new duel of the old rivals, the black and whites' forward, Bandja Sy, said:
"I expect a tough game against a very good team. If we want to win, we have to stay focused and consistent during the entire 40 minutes. It is crucial that we play like a team, and show our fighting spirit", Sy pointed out.
Before going to Zagreb, Partizan NIS' coach, Andrea Trnchieri, said:
"Cibona - Partizan is a historic game, a real classic. We all know how important these two clubs are for the development of basketball, and how much attention the duels between Cibona and Partizan always attract. Besides that historic rivalry, 5 rounds before the end of the league, both we and they have our own reasons to be as motivated as possible in tomorrow's game. Because of that, I expect a very good game", Trinchieri pointed out.
(Foto: Dragana Stjepanović / BC Zenit)