LAUSANNE (Switzerland) - Local favorites Lausanne Sport (SUI) were a force on Day 1 of the FIBA 3x3 World Tour Lausanne Masters 2022, presented by Yuh on August 19.
The Swiss team first defeated the #1 team in the World Ub Huishan NE, ending their 14-game-winning streak in the process on a Maurice Lacroix Buzzer Beater with the final score of 21-20.
Still not impressed? Lausanne Sport also knocked out last year's Lausanne Masters winners San Juan (PUR) and advanced as first in Pool A.
"Doctor Strange" Strahinja Stojacic proved once again why he's the #1 3x3 player in the World and led Ub Huishan NE to the knock-out rounds of the Lausanne Masters presented by Yuh. He led all players in scoring (21 points) and player value (22.5).
- Lausanne Sport was the team with the most points scored (21.5 per game)
- Antwerp was the team to watch with 13 highlights.
- Dimeo van Der Host (Amsterdam HiPro and Strahinja Stojacic (Ub Huishan NE) were the only players who recorded a triple-five on Day 1.
- Ub Huishan NE's beatdown of San Juan (PUR) was the Maurice Lacroix Fastest Game of the day. The game was over after 6'23 of playing time, which marks the second fastest game of the season so far.
Lausanne Sport - Antwerp
Amsterdam HiPro - Jeddah
Liman Huishan NE - Sakiai Gulbele
Ulaanbaatar MMC Energy - Ub Huishan NE