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On this day, the 21st Spanish Basketball Cup was won

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NEWS | 17/11/2020

On 17 November 1988, Real Madrid beat Barcelona in the final (85-81).
It is 32 years since Real Madrid won their 21st Spanish Basketball Cup. On 17 November 1988, the Whites won the title after beating Barcelona in the final (85-81). The Catalan side dominated the first half and built up a five-point lead at half-time (43-48). However, Lolo Sainz's side responded in the second half and pulled off a comeback to extend their record.
Petrovic was instrumental in that final in La Coruña and ended as the top scorer in the match with 27 points. The Balkan player was followed by Rogers with 23 points. This was the first Real Madrid title of the 1988/89 season, in which they also won the Cup Winners' Cup with a scoring exhibition by Petrovic.