In commemoration of the 28th anniversary of the death of the best basketball player in Croatia’s history, the Cibona delegation Dražen Petrović, accompanied by Dražen’s mother Biserka and Zagreb Deputy Mayor Luka Korlaet, laid a wreath and set fire to his grave Candles. Mirogoy.
Cibona is represented by club president Mladen Bušić, director Domagoj Čavlović, sports director Marin Rozić, and players Lovro Gnjidić and Danko Branković.
“Drazen is better than anything. He has been without a body for 28 years. I don’t even know he will enter people so much. His biggest medal is people’s love. That’s why we received his wax figure from Paris to expand. Drazen’s museum. I hope we can do that part of the expansion before his birthday, because we have completed part of the expansion. This will be a great thing for the children, because children are my number one priority. Drazen Basketball will be played under the lights of the Olympic circle, and children will see how everything in life is achieved through work and work. I am very emotional these days,” said Biserka Petrović.
“Drazen is the idol of our generation. Basketball is our medium for socializing and exchanging experiences in schools and nearby basketball courts. In this sense, I will call for the improvement of sports infrastructure and the continued use of sports and basketball as a medium. Use. Drazen’s light will shine forever,” said Deputy Mayor Korlaet.
“This day is always difficult. We always ask ourselves if we can make a difference. Despite being 28 years old, Drazin is still alive and belongs to all of us. He is the source of inspiration for everyone who loves basketball. Incredible energy, motivation and work, they made it last so long. Drazen and Cibona are inseparable, he is a role model for all of our younger generations,” said Marin Rozić, Cibona Sports Director.
Dražen Petrović died in a car accident on a highway near Ingolstadt, Germany, on June 7, 1993, when he was returning from a representative event in Poland.