On October 11, the qualification of the FIBA-Europe Cup finished. The first home game of "Tsmoki" will held against "Charleroi".
"Charleroi" started the qualification from the second round and held two matches against "Pardubice" from the Czech Republic. All was actually decided in the first game, when the Belgians defeated the opponent with - 75:92. In the return game, "Charleroi" was also stronger - 88:66.
"Charleroi" came to the group F with "Tsmoki" and Hungarian "Alba". The fourth participant of the group will be announced on Thursday after a special draw.
"Tsmoki" played the first match of the group stage. On October 18, the Belgian team will arrive in Minsk. The game will be held at the Falcon Club and will start at 18:00.
The full name of the club is Proximus Spira Charleroi. It is based in Charleroi, Belgium. Was founded in 1989, and at the moment it is one of the most successful clubs in the country. "Charleroi" became the champion of Belgium 10 times and won the national Cup five times. The team constantly participates in European international tournaments.In the 2010/11 and 2011/12 season, "Charleroi" played in the Euroleague, and then played in the Eurocup until 2016. Last season, the Belgians took part in the Champions League and not getting into the playoff.