NEWS | 18/08/2018The forward was the top scorer (24 points and 26 PIR) against Spain, where Garuba was also outstanding (16 points and 18 rebounds).
The forward has been one of the key players for Croatia throughout the championship, with an average of 18 points, 5 rebounds and 16.3 PIR. His teammates from the Real Madrid youth academy, Javier Ramos-Yzquierdo and Usman Garuba, were part of the Spanish national team. The latter has been one of the stand out players of the tournament for runners-up Spain and has finished leader in the PIR statistics (25.4) and rebounds (12.3). He has also averaged 16.3 points per game.