Nikola Jokic confirms he will join Serbia for FIBA World Cup

2019-05-24T12:41:16+00:00 2019-05-24T12:41:16+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

24/May/19 12:41

After an incredible NBA season, Nikola Jokic is ready to join the Serbian selection for this summer’s World Cup.

By Eurohoops team /

Nikola Jokic confirmed today that he will play at the World Cup with the Serbian national team, as reported by the Serbian State News Agency.

“I am very pleased with everything I did in the NBA this season, I had a great year in which I performed at the All-Star Game and was selected in the NBA All-Star Five. For me, the cherry on top of this whole season would be a medal with the national team. I am fully prepared to do my best to achieve this goal”, said Jokic, confirming his participation.

Serbia faces Angola, the Philippines and Italy in the group phase of the World Cup that tips off August 31st.