13 teams to compete in Sixt Alpe Adria Cup 2016/17

After a succesful first season of Sixt Alpe Adria Cup with 8 participant teams there will be 13 of them from four countries in the new edition starting this October. They are divided into three groups of three teams and one of four with two clubs from each group qualifying to the quarterfinals.

The General Assembly of the league, which met this Saturday in Vienna, agreed on changing the qualification system of the playoffs, eliminating final four and adding best of two semifinals and finals. Complete schedule of the league will be known soon.

Official signing od sponsorship agreement with Sixt also took place in Vienna meaning the company to be the general sponsor of the Sixt Alpe Adria Cup for the second year in a row.

FIRST ROUND:

Group A: Zlatorog Laško (SLO), Lastovka Koper (SLO), Klosterneuburg Dukes (AUT), Vrijednosnice Osijek (CRO)
Group B: Helios Suns (SLO), Arkadia Traiskirchen Lions (AUT), Zabok (CRO)
Group C: Tajfun (SLO), ECE Bulls Kapfenberg (AUT), Levicki Patrioti (SVK)
Group D: Rogaška (SLO), Kvarner 2010 (CRO), MBK Rieker COM-therm Komarno (SVK)

Sixt Alpe Adria Cup general assembly on Saturday in Vienna

After a succesful first season of Sixt Alpe Adria Cup won by Helios Suns beating Zlatorog in the final (66:63), the competition will take place in 2016/17 also.

Interest for participation in the league is even bigger for the new edition – instead of 8 clubs involved in the inaugural season, this time the number of them will be increased by almost twice as much. Their names will be known at the general assembly on 27 August 2016 in Vienna together with the system of the competition to be finished with final four.

Official signing od sponsorship agreement with Sixt will also take place in Vienna meaning the company to be the general sponsor of the Sixt Alpe Adria Cup for the second year in a row.

The winner of 2015/16 season is Helios Suns

The season 2015/16 of Sixt Alpe Adria Cup is over and we know the winner! It’s Helios Suns.

Helios Suns won agains Zlatorog Laško and got the first Sixt Alpe Adria Cup title!

Result: Helios Suns – Zlatorog Laško 66 : 63 (11:17, 17:18, 21:15, 17:13)

Helios Suns: Močnik Ju. 4, Čakarun 16, Močnik Ja. 5, Andriuškevičius 7, Berlič, Korošec, Gorjanc, Zagorac, Atanacković 10, Lelić 18, Robertson 6
Zlatorog Laško: Jurak 10, Barič 2, Jeftić 2, Lisica, Miklavčič, Krušič 7, Steiner, Vašl 12, Abrams 18, Vujasinović 1, Đekić 6, Čebašek 5

FIBA Statistics – Final Game

 

 

The third place goes to Croatian team KK Zagreb who won agains Slovakian team BC Prievidza with the score 94 : 73.

FIBA Statistics – Game for the 3rd place

 

See you in autum when the competition for the championship starts again!

Live streaming of Final Four games

Final Four of SIXT Alpe Adria Cup starts today! Follow your favourite team HERE!

Tuesday, 1st March:

17.00 BC Prievidza vs. Zlatorog Laško

19.30 Helios Suns vs. Zagreb

Wednesday, 2nd March:

17.00 BC Prievidza vs. Zagreb

19.30 Helios Suns vs. Zlatorog Laško

 

Results:

DateHomeTime/ResultsAwayVenue
2016-03-02 19:30:4202. 03. 201666 - 63
2016-03-02 17:00:5402. 03. 201673 - 94
2016-03-01 19:30:1101. 03. 201684 - 65
2016-03-01 17:00:5501. 03. 201680 - 89