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.
The Israeli squad wrote their first win in the Qualifying Round behind an 83-73 triumph over Latvia in Group F.
Thanks to this win Israel now hold a 1-3 record while Latvia are still winless at 0-4.
Turkey showed two different halves before breaking Israel on the way to a 72-55 win in the last game of opening day in Group F of the Qualifying Round.
Thanks to the win Turkey climbed to a 3-0 record in the group, as Israel fell to 0-3 at the bottom.
France gained their second win in Group D after a 67-63 tough win over Israel.
With this win France secured the second spot in the group with a 2-1 record, while Israel finished third behind the opposite 1-2 record.
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