|16 March 2007|
FIBA Europe announced today that Akasvayu Girona will be the host of the EuroCup Final Four to be staged from 13-15 April 2007.
The semi-finals will feature Club Estudiantes playing Akasvayu Girona and Virtus Bologna taking on Azovmash Mariupol.
“The EuroCup Final Four should be a classic,” said FIBA Europe President George Vassilakopoulos
“All four teams have performed exceptionally thus far in the EuroCup. Girona, Virtus and Azovmash have been among the top teams in their respective domestic leagues and Estudiantes have played very well of late. The Final Four will be extremely competitive with all four teams having a legitimate chance to win the Cup.”
“With the anticipated high interest level in the Final Four, we are confident that Girona will rise to the challenge and organise an excellent event in Spain,” added FIBA Europe Secretary General Nar Zanolin.
“The Final Four is always one of the highlights on our calendar and this year has all the makings of a memorable event.”