AMSTERDAM (FIBA 3x3 Europe Cup 2017) - Russia's Alexander Zakharov led the scoring charts on the first day of competition at the FIBA 3x3 Europe Cup in Amsterdam, Netherlands on July 7 2017.
Zakharov caught fire in the win against Switzerland and finished with 15 points. In the second game of the day, against France, he added another 10 for a total of 25 points. France star Angelo Tsagarakis was second with 16 points and Latvia's Miezis third with 14.
In the women's category, FIBA 3x3 World Cup top scorer Bettina Bozoki finished the opening day with 13 points. The Netherlands' Sharon Beld was second with 11 points, tied with Sonia Ursu (Romania) and Sarah Kershaw (Switzerland).