By John Askounis/ firstname.lastname@example.org
Virtus Bologna is finally back in Europe. Instead of showing some kind of rust, the storied club is the last remaining undefeated team in the 2018-19 Basketball Champions League season. In Round 7, the last of the first round of the group stage, Stefano Sacripanti’s team got to 7-0 with an away win over Promitheas Patras.
The 7-0 start is the best for a new BCL club and the second best in Champions League history after the last year’s 13-0 start by Monaco. Besiktas 6-0 start in BCL’s first season was the record Virtus broke with its seventh consecutive win.
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