Zoosman shined in Israel’s historic U20 gold

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Aris Barkas

23/Jul/18 10:33


Israel captured gold at the FIBA U20 European Championship 2018 after topping the previously undefeated Croatia in the title clash on Sunday evening.

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

The score of the Eurobasket U20 final was 80-66 for Israel over Croatia. The Israelis won their first ever gold medal in a FIBA tournament.

Maccabi Tel Aviv‘s Yovel Zoosman led the way with 17 points, 11 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 rebounds, team captain Gil Beni also had 17 points, while Miron Ruina double-doubled with 14 points, 14 rebounds, 3 steals and a pair of blocks.

Here are the highlights of the game.

Photo credit: FIBA