Slow starting Lietuvos Rytas settle for Eurocup bronze

  • 2012-04-18
  • By Jared Grellet
RIGA - Lithuanian basketball club Lietuvos Rytas have failed in their bid to become the first European club to win three Eurocup titles, finishing third in the tournament’s Final Four over the weekend in the Moscow Region. Returning to the Final Four for the fourth time, Lietuvos Rytas were aiming to repeat their gold medal winning achievements of 2009, the previous occasion in which the club appeared in Europe’s second-tier club competition.However, those ambitions were struck a major blow during the first day of competition on Saturday when the red and blacks took on t...
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