Croatia will release a special stamp dedicated to EuroBasket 2015 on 4th September 2015. EuroBasket 2015 in Zagreb In 1935 in Geneva, Switzerland the European basketball caravan was initiated and it lasts until today. In 1989, at the time of Yugoslavia, Zagreb hosted this great European championship. Rađa, Petrović, Vranković… were crowned with gold in the middle of Zagreb.
It was the last time that Zagreb hosted European Basketball Championship for seniors. Already for more than two decades Croatian team has been participating at EuroBasket. In eleven participations so far two bronze medals were won – next to one fourth place at the last tournament in Slovenia. Twenty years have passed since Croatian team won the bronze medal in Germany.