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Kalev/Cramo tonight in Skopje for EuroCup game06-11-2013
Tonight Kalev will have 4th game in EuroCup. In Macedonia, Kalev is hosted by current champs of Macedonia – Skopje Aerodrom.
Skopje team has lost first three games. They lost to VEF in Riga by 9, after this Maccabi Haifa beated them in Skopje by 3 and in round three game in Bandrima, Banvit was better 85:61. Skopje plays also in Adriatic league, where they have started off with 2 wins and 4 losses. For instance they won Union Olimpia and lost to Partizan at home only by point. Apparently Skopje team is very dangerous at home court.
Best scorer for Skopje is Macedonian national team player Gjorki Cekovski, who averages 12, 7 points in EuroCup. Serb Stefan Sinovec contributes 10 and veteran Todor Gacevski 9, 7 points.
According to head coach Alar Varrak all players are ready for tonight’s battle. “Hopefully it will be an interesting game and we will be the ones who can go home with the win. But it defiantly will not be easy task in front of the super supporting Macedonian crowd.
Game will be broadcasted in local television.
Good relations were established at the hotel with Albania. In the same hotel where Kalev/Cramo team is accommodated they met Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama, who has been a member of Albanian national basketball team in the past.