The basketball team’s selector Veljko Mršić has selected 16 players who will represent Croatia in the Olympic qualifiers to be held at the Spaladium Arena from June 29th to July 4th.
Mršić had to abandon Kruna Simon and Dragan Bender due to injuries. As we all know, Luka Šamanić was injured earlier. He removed four players from the roster, namely Lovro Gnjidić, Boris Tišma, Ivan Perasovic and Darko Planinić.
Roko Ukic, Roko Rogic, Toni Katic, Filip Kruslin, Luka Babic, Toni Perkovic, Antonio Jordano, Mateo Dreznjak, Bojan Bogdanovic, Mario Hezonja, Pavle Marcinkovic, Zeljko Sakic, Dario Saric, Ante will try to qualify for the Olympics. Žižić, Mirobilan and Ivica Zubac.
The arrival of Croatia’s best players Bojan Bogdanovic, Darijo Saric and Ivica Zubac will depend on their team’s performance in the NBA league, and the champions are in Greece and How Israel will develop remains to be seen, where Herzonia and Bender compete for the championship.
Only the winners of the qualifying rounds of the six national teams can win Olympic tickets. To travel to Tokyo, Croatia must compete with Brazil, Tunisia, Germany, Russia and Mexico.
Next week, as part of preparations for the qualifiers, Croatia will play two matches with Slovenia, the first in Rijeka on June 16, and then Ljubljana two days later.