Croatia finished the Termosteps U16 European Championship Men with an 83-77 win over Russia.
The Croats finish seventh as a result of the win, while Russia, who were minutes from the semi-finals, dropped to the 8th spot in the final standings.
Spain wrote a 62-56 victory over Croatia in the first game of the 5-8 classification games at the Termosteps U16 European Championship Men.
Tomorrow, in the closing day of the competition, Spain will fight for the fifth spot against the winner between Russia and Serbia.
Croatia saw success in their key match against Israel with a 78-60 win in Group F of the Qualifying Round of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Men.
The win earns Croatia a 2-3 record and the fourth place in the group, enough to qualify to the 5-8 games.
Russia remained perfect in Group F of the Qualifying Round of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Men with a 75-62 win over Croatia.
This win brings Russia very close to the semi-finals with a 4-0 record, while Croatia is now 1-3 and a step closer to the 9-12 games.