Belgrade (SRB) Team Preview: FIBA 3x3 World Tour Bloomage Beijing Final

17 Oct 2017

BEIJING (FIBA 3x3 World Tour) - The FIBA 3x3 World Tour Final 2017 will be staged in Beijing, China on October 28-29 and we look at the 12 participating teams. We continue our preview with Belgrade (SRB)


Seed: #7
Qualified: Finishing 8th in the World Tour Standings
World Tour 2017 Appearances: 3 (8th in Prague, 7th in Debrecen & 3rd in Mexico City)
World Tour 2017 Record: 7W - 5L
Previous World Tour Final appearances: 2 (Finished 8th last year)
Top Scorer: Ivan Popovic: 68 points (14th overall)

#3 Marko Petrovic (SRB): 33 years old; 1.81m; World Rank: 30
#4 Dragan Bjelica (SRB): 32 years old; 1.89m; World Rank: 28
#5 Dusan Popovic (SRB): 23 years old; 1.94m; World Rank: 36
#6 Ivan Popovic (SRB): 25 years old, 1.93m; World Rank: 27

- Shortest team at the World Tour Final (1.89m on average)
- Petrovic was named MVP at the Sibiu Challenger
- Bjelica also known as 'Mr Crossover' was named Most Spectacular Player of the Prague Masters 2015