Sixth in a row, seventh in club’s history…Cedevita defended the Croatian National Cup trophy by defeating their city rivals Cibona in the final match.
The orange troops made the crucial 18:0 run in the final minutes of the second quarter and at the beginning of the 3rd quarter, after which they escaped to a pretty safe distance (57:40). With Filip Krušlin being on fire (7/11 FG3), Cedevita had no troubles keeping their lead in the rest of the match.
Cibona – CEDEVITA 74:89 (17:28, 23:15, 15:21, 19:25)
(Markota 16, Rogić 14 – Krušlin 21, Žganec & Katić 13)
As we mentioned at the beginning of this text, this was the seventh national cup trophy for Cedevita, while it’s also their sixth in a row in this competition. Cedevita have won the Croatian National Cup in 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and now in 2019.