ANGT returns to Belgrade in February
A new edition of EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Qualifying Tournament – Belgrade is set to tip off on Friday, February 24 in the Serbian capital. It is the fourth and final qualifier in this year ANGT tournaments series as the former ANGT champion U18 Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade attempts to win seventh consecutive title of the tournament it hosts. Zvezda will have the honor to open the tournament play on Friday morning against Group A opponent U18 Porsche Basketball Academy Ludwigsburg, before another home team U18 Partizan NIS Belgrade faces U18 Stellazzurra Basketball Academy Rome. Group B games open with U18 Mega Bemax Belgrade playing U18 Maccabi Teddy Tel Aviv, before U18 Spars Sarajevo faces off against U18 Get Better Academy Prague. The remaining four Group B games, and the last two Group A games are scheduled for Saturday, determining group winners who will square off in Sunday’s title game. Tournament winner, just like the other three qualifying tournament winners, will punch a ticker to the ANGT Finals, which will be held during the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four in Istanbul, Turkey from May 18 to 21, 2017.