Latvian men’s 3-on-3 basketball national team wins European Cup
The Latvian national team has won in the European Cup in 3-on-3 basketball, a sport that will be part of the 2020 Olympic Games’ programme.
LETA news agency reports that in the final game of the tournament Latvia won Slovenia 16:13.
Previously, Latvians outmatched the current world champion Serbia in the semi-final and this year’s World Cup bronze medallist France in the quarter final, so team Latvia has defeated the top three teams in the sport.
The winning team consists of Kārlis Pauls Lasmanis, Edgars Krūmiņš, Agnis Čavars and Nauris Miezis, who was named as the best player of the tournament that ended on Sunday, July 9, in Amsterdam.