EuroBasket 2015 championship marked by Croatian Post

August 31st, 2015 got to know that Croatian Post is ready to release a special stamp dedicated to EuroBasket 2015. The issue has been already designed and is to be put into circulation on the 4th of September.

EuroBasket 2015 in Zagreb In 1935 in Geneva, Switzerland the European basketball caravan was initiated and it lasts until today. In 1989, at the time of Yugoslavia, Zagreb hosted this great European championship. Rađa, Petrović, Vranković... were crowned with gold in the middle of Zagreb.

It was the last time that Zagreb hosted European Basketball Championship for seniors. Already for more than two decades Croatian team has been participating at EuroBasket. In eleven participations so far two bronze medals were won – next to one fourth place at the last tournament in Slovenia. Twenty years have passed since Croatian team won the bronze medal in Germany.

Time has come for something new and great – a medal! Croatia has an opportunity to achieve a great result because the most important sports event in Europe 2015 will take place in Zagreb! From 5 to 10 September 2015 Zagreb will together with France, Germany and Latvia host one group of EuroBasket 2015.