Dennis Schroder
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Dennis Schroder shared his excitement for the qualification of Germany for the upcoming Olympic Games.

Schroder was courtside in Split, where Germany defeated Brazil in the Final of the Olympic Qualifying Tournament (75-64) and sealed its ticket to the Olympics.

“They played their heart out and I’m proud of ’em!” Schroder said after the triumph of his country over the Brazilians.

Germany returns to the Olympic Games for the first time since 2008 and will now face Australia, Nigeria and Italy in Group B of the tournament (July 25 – August 7).