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.
Serbia recovered with a 63-54 win over Russia in the second game of the 5-8 classification games at the Termosteps U16 European Championship Men in Italy.
As a result Serbia will play tomorrow for the fifth spot against Spain while Russia will try to win seventh place on Croatia's account.
Turkey is in the top four of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Men after a heroic battle against Russia in Group F of the Qualifying Round.
The Turks made a big comeback in the fourth quarter to write a 67-55 win, enough to finish on top of Group F with a 4-1 record.
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.
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