Hosts Serbia & Montenegro were crowned U18 men's champions of Europe on Sunday evening as they beat Turkey 78-61 in the final.
The home team never lost control of a match they dominated more or less from the outset and, although they never gave up, the Turks could never quite get back on terms.
Hosts Serbia & Montenegro will play Turkey in Sunday's U18 European Championship Men final.
The home side dispatched Italy 77-64 in their semi-final in front of 6000 fans while the Turks edged Spain 78-77 in the other match.
Serbia & Montenegro beat Spain with something to spare, prevailing 70-54.
The Spaniards started well and took the first quarter 18-14 but the host nation dominated the second which they took 22-8 for a 36-26 half-time lead in the Group F fixture.
France romped to their second straight triumph at the U18 European Champsionship in Belgrade with a 79-57 win over Germany on Saturday.
Richard Billant's team, 71-66 victors over Lithuania on Friday, will look to finish as Group A winners on Sunday when they take on Russia.
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