Serbian Women’s Basketball national team has been awarded as the best team in the women category by Serbian Olympic Committee !

22nd celebration of Serbian Olympic Committee was held in the National Assembly and the most successful athletes and teams were awarded in 2015. The award for our gold Women Basketball Players , European Champion, were received by Marina Maljkovic , a Head Coach , and Sonja Petrovic and Tijana Ajdukovic , women basketball players.

– Thank you for this award in the name of all players and basketball family. We have dreamt our dream with our direct qualification for Olympic Games , but , as in all these years, our women players will do their best in Rio and make you proud of them – said Miss Maljkovic.

The guests were addressed by Sonja Petrovic, one of the best women basketball players in Europe .
– I would like to compare us with the fairy tale Cinderella, because we reached our dream and we have shown the girls that everything is possible in life – said Sonja.

Serbia with its triumph on European Championship 2015, in Romania and Hungary , has become one of seven teams who qualified directly for the Olympic Games in Rio.