On October 10, 2020, Dario Hunt set a season high in blocks in a Italy - LBA Serie A game. [45], In 1984–85, Virtus reached the semifinal group stage of the Champions Cup, where, however, it was eliminated. This will be their second duel in 3 days since they have already played a match on Wednesday that Virtus won quite easily after a turnaround in the second half. The team also defeated Fortitudo 57–62 in a historic EuroLeague's semifinal in Munich, but it lost 82–74 in the final against Žalgiris of Tyus Edney and was eliminated in the semifinals for the national championship by Treviso. Virtus Roma roster and stats. At the end of the 1959–60 season, Tracuzzi left Virtus after two championships in five seasons, with a winning record of 108–22, being widely considered one of Black V's greatest coaches of all time. In 2014–15 season, Virtus returned to the playoffs, thanks to an outstanding season of its top-scorers Allan Ray, Jeremy Hazell and Okaro White. The team ended the regular season in first place, but he was eventually eliminated by Olimpia Milan in the playoffs' semifinals. [112] The Black V also reached the EuroCup semifinals, where it was defeated by the Ukrainian team Azovmash Mariupol. The two teams faced themselves in a historic final, always remembered as one of the best in Italian basketball history, in which Virtus defeated Olimpia by 2–1, reaching its 10th national title, also known as La Stella ("The Star"), due to the star which is attributed to teams that manage to win ten national championships. According to Gazzetta dello Sport (and per Bologna Basket), Virtus Bologna will be granted a wild card for the 2020/21 EuroLeague.Bologna Basket), Virtus Bologna will be granted a wild card for the 2020/21 EuroLeague. © 2020 Proballers SARL | All rights reserved. Teaching Safety - Empowering God's Children ™ Protecting All Children ™ for Adults. [142], On 13 July, Virtus signed a three-year deal with MiloÅ¡ Teodosić, 2016 EuroLeague champion and former NBA player,[143] who was widely considered one of the best European point guard of all time. BOLOGNA, Italy (AP) — Marco Belinelli is going back to Italy, announcing Thursday that he has signed a three-year contract to play for Virtus Bologna.The 34-year-old guard spent 13 seasons in the NBA, playing for nine different teams — Golden State, Toronto, New Orleans, Chicago, Charlotte, … [68] In May 1994, Virtus won its second consecutive national title, defeating 3–2 Scavolini Pesaro, after a very contested final. Virtus-Segafredo-Bologna basketball, scores, news, schedule, roster, … VIRTUS ® Online Training / Tracking Platform. [34], After Peterson's departure, Terry Driscoll was appointed new head coach. [40], At the beginning of the 1980–81 season, Driscoll's assistant, Ettore Zuccheri, became the new head coach, but he was later replaced by Renzo Ranuzzi. 2020-2021 Virtus Bologna Roster # Player Pos Height Weight Age Birth City NBA Draft Status ... 2020-2021 Virtus Bologna Stat Leaders. Virtus Roma. [102], After a soundly defeat in Fabriano, Tanjević was replaced by Valerio Bianchini, who failed in reaching the playoffs for the first time in Virtus history but succeeded in saving the team from relegation. ... Roster. [81], On 23 April 1998, Virtus won its first EuroLeague, defeating 58–44 AEK in Barcelona, with Savić elected MVP of the Final Four. : 051/4155911 Fax. In the same years, the club signed a deal with Granarolo, a milk and dairy production company, which became the new team's sponsor. Virtus lost its fourth consecutive Italian Cup final and ended the season 5th, being eliminated 3–2 in the first round of the playoffs by Cantù. However, the season was characterized by a serious injury to team captain, Allan Ray, and the substitute players signed by the club failed to adequately replace the injured top-player. : 051/4155911 Fax. Expectations are high in Bologna after a strong campaign in 2019-20, which marked the club's return to the competition for the first time since 2003-04. Marco Belinelli agreed to terms with Virtus Bologna for the next three seasons, as first reported by La Gazzetta dello Sport — Emiliano Carchia (@Carchia) November 26, 2020 [69], In the 1994–95 season, Joe Binion replaced Levingston, while the rest of the team remained untouched. It will be interesting to see how coach Aleksandar Djordjevic will arrange this team full of starts, team that in my opinion will have a slightly better roster than last season. From then, Virtus started an outstanding season, characterized by an unrepeatable group capable of beating every record and becoming one of the strongest European teams of all time and, according to many, the strongest ever. [14] The arena was later nicknamed Il Madison, after New York's Madison Square Garden and, in 1966, after Dozza's retirement from politics, it was renamed "PalaDozza". [103] However, suffering from serious financial problems, mainly caused by the failure of Madrigali's video game company CTO SpA, Virtus was excluded from the Serie A in August 2003, after missing payments to players, first of all the young Slovenian Sani Bečirovič. http://www.virtusroma.it. [67] In October 1993, Virtus took part to the McDonald's Open in Munich, where it arrived second, after the Phoenix Suns. Virtus Segafredo Bologna will make it two seasons in a row in the 7DAYS EuroCup. Via Arcoveggio, 49/2 40129 BOLOGNA (BO) Tel. : 051/4155999 City: Bologna That day he scored 29 points in Virtus Roma's home loss against Banco di Sardegna Sassari, 0-20. [149] On 5 May, the EuroLeague's commissioner Jordi Bertomeu announced the cancellation of the EuroCup season too. Despite Tracuzzi's comeback, the team placed 10th once again. Expectations are high in Bologna after a strong campaign in 2019-20, which marked the club's return to the competition for the first time since 2003-04. [108], During the summer of 2004 the club obtained the re-affiliation to the Italian Basketball Federation and the right to use the name "Virtus Pallacanestro" again. That day he reached 3 steals in Virtus Roma's road loss against Pall. Some of the club's star players over the years have included: Tom McMillen, Renato Villalta, Jim McMillian, KreÅ¡imir Ćosić, Micheal Ray Richardson, Roberto Brunamonti, Jure Zdovc, Predrag Danilović, Cliff Levingston, Arijan Komazec, Orlando Woolridge, Zoran Savić, Bane Prelević, Radoslav Nesterović, Antoine Rigaudeau, Hugo Sconochini, Marko Jarić, Manu Ginóbili, Matjaž SmodiÅ¡, Keith Langford and MiloÅ¡ Teodosić. Pesaro, 0-20. This page was last edited on 20 December 2020, at 19:46. [118] He also signed, among others, David Moss, Andre Collins, Petteri Koponen and Viktor Sanikidze. Played at least one official international match for their national team at any time. In the 2000–01 season, Madrigali and Brunamonti signed important players, like Marko Jarić, Manu Ginóbili, Matjaž SmodiÅ¡, Rashard Griffith and David Andersen; while at the beginning of the season, Sasha Danilović suddenly announced his retirement from basketball. Porelli signed also KreÅ¡imir Ćosić, one of the best centers in Europe; the team was also composed by great Italian players as Renato Villalta, Carlo Caglieris and the captain Gianni Bertolotti. Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV; Milos Teodosic: 18: 24.7: Marco Belinelli 0 Amedeo Tessitori 1 Lorenzo Deri 3 Awudu Abass 6 Alessandro Pajola 7 Amar Alibegovic ... Gazzetta Sports Awards 2020: premio speciale per Marco Belinelli; Euroleague mourns ULEB founder Gianluigi Porelli. [148] Virtus ended the season first, with 18 wins and only 2 defeats, but the title was not assigned. [88] Under Cazzola's presidency, Virtus lived a period which became known as its "Golden Age", in which the Black V won four national titles, two Italian Cups and a EuroLeague, becoming one the most notable and successful teams in Europe.[89]. The team was initially coached by Giampiero Ticchi, who was replaced in November by Alberto Bucci, Black V's historic coach. [100], In 2003, Ginóbili moved to the NBA, where he played for the San Antonio Spurs, and Ettore Messina was hired by Benetton, thus Bogdan Tanjević was appointed new head coach. This unusual venue became the hallmark of a new Italian basketball season, compared to the worldwide famous Boston Garden. That day he accomplished 35 efficiency in Virtus Roma's home loss against Biancoblu' BasketBologna, 0-20. Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. [17], In 1962 and 1963 Virtus arrived third and Kucharski was sacked, while Mario Alesini, a former Virtus player, became the new head coach. He also had 24 points, 9 rebounds and finished the game with a 35 efficiency. [51] In 1988–89 Virtus won its third Italian Cup, but it was defeated in the semifinals for the national championship against Enichem Livorno, coached by Bucci. ... Roster. Virtus Roma's home loss against Banco di Sardegna Sassari, 0-20. Cantu, 20-0. At the end of the season, Tracuzzi led Virtus to its fifth national title. [23], In the same year, Virtus broke away from the multi sports club, becoming a joint-stock company. In 1971, Porelli hired the American player John Fultz who, supported by important Italian players like Gianni Bertolotti and Luigi Serafini, succeeded in placing the team 5th in the national championship, the best result since 1967–68. In 1966, Jaroslav Šíp was hired as new head coach, but Virtus never became a real contender for the championship, with Olimpia and Ignis which alternatively won the title until 1968. [39], At the end of the season, Driscoll asked for a renegotiation of his contract, but Porelli did not accept it and fired the American coach, despite the great successes achieved in only two years. Virtus Pallacanestro Bologna, known for sponsorship reasons as Segafredo Virtus Bologna,[1] is an Italian professional basketball club based in Bologna, Emilia-Romagna. BPER Virtus Bologna U20 team basketball, scores, news, schedule, roster, players, stats, rumors, details and more on eurobasket.com. … He also had 14 points, 10 rebounds and finished the game with a 23 efficiency. Virtus is the second most titled basketball club … [26] At the end of the season, characterized by outstanding performances by McMillen, the team placed 4th in the national championship and was eliminated at the quarterfinals of the European Cup Winners' Cup. Pesaro, 0-20. [18] However, in the next three seasons, Alesini did not reach to bring back the title to Bologna. [83] During this period, Bologna was nicknamed "Basket City", due to the fame and the victories of town's two teams. [56] However, the team was once again eliminated in national playoffs' quarterfinals against Phonola Caserta. Finals, Game 5: Kinder Bologna becomes first champ in last game! He also had 6 points, 2 assists and finished the game with a 14 efficiency. Il roster della Segafredo Virtus Bologna per la stagione 2020/21. He signed with the Braves but postponed his entry into the NBA in order to attend the University of Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar. McMillen lived and studied in the UK, but he moved to Bologna during the weekends to play basketball. Despite having won the 2018-19 edition of the Basketball Champions League, Bologna decides to compete in the 2019–20 EuroCup.Followed a controversy that involved all together the club, the Italian Basketball Federation (FIP) and FIBA, in which the latter tried to convince Bologna … [154] The club completed the roster with Josh Adams, a point guard from Unicaja Málaga. Virtus Roma roster 2020-2021 season. The team was completed, among others, with Corey Brewer, A.J. Virtus Segafredo Bologna basketball, scores, news, schedule, roster, players, stats, rumors, details and more on eurobasket.com After another poor result in the 1969–70 season under coach Nello Paratore, in 1970, Porelli hired Black V's legendary coach Vittorio Tracuzzi and sold the best player of the time, Gianfranco Lombardi, unleashing a popular uprising that even ended up in court. ... 1998-2020 Eurobasket LLC Disclaimer WARNING: Do not … Gamba, one of the most successful Italian coaches of all time, did not succeed in winning with Virtus too, exiting in the first round of 1986 playoffs and being eliminated in the quarterfinals of 1987 playoffs. This period became known as "Sugar-mania", from Richardson's historic nickname. [107], In 2003–04 season, Sabatini signed important former NBA players like Charles Smith, Vonteego Cummings and Rick Brunson. BPER-Virtus-Bologna-U20-team basketball, scores, news, schedule, roster, players, stats, rumors, details and more on eurobasket.com He also had 19 points, 8 rebounds, 3 steals and finished the game with a 26 efficiency. During the season an important change in ownership occurred: the coffee entrepreneur and former politician, Massimo Zanetti, owner of Segafredo, who was also team's sponsor, became a majority shareholder of the club. [22] In 1970, thanks to Porelli, Virtus was also one of the main proponents and founders of the Lega Basket, the governing body of the top-tier level professional Italian basketball league. [25] Virtus immediately won its first Italian Cup in 1973–74 season, which was club's first title since 1955–56. [19], The 1960s had been an unfortunate decade for Virtus. Via Arcoveggio, 49/2 40129 BOLOGNA (BO) Tel. [133][134] On 9 March, president Alberto Bucci died at 70 years old, due to complications from a cancer. Set a club record or won an individual award while at the club. In January 2008, Pillastrini was fired and Renato Pasquali became the new coach; after few months Sabatini re-signed Travis Best, who led the team to the second consecutive Italian Cup final, lost against Avellino. [116] The team ended the regular season at the 5th place and was eliminated in the first round of national playoffs by Treviso. The 2018–19 season began with the appointment of Alessandro Dalla Salda as new club's CEO and the hire of Stefano Sacripanti as new head coach. [140], In July 2019, Virtus opened its women's basketball wing, to participate in the Serie A1 championship. [113] Virtus participated in the EuroLeague, but arrived last in the Group A, winning only two games out of 14. The club is owned by the coffee entrepreneur Massimo Zanetti.[3]. That day he dished 10 assists in Virtus Roma's home loss against Umana Reyer Venezia, 0-20. In the season 2019–20, Virtus Bologna aimed to return to the highest level of the European Basketball. [10] Under Poluzzi, Virtus won the title again in 1948 and 1949, achieving the so-called "four-peat". [53][54], In the following summer, Hill surprisingly resigned from his post and his assistant, the 30 years-old Ettore Messina, was appointed new head coach. [120], In 2011–2012, Sabatini hired Alessandro Finelli as new coach and signed important players like Chris Douglas-Roberts, a former NBA players, Terrell McIntyre and Angelo Gigli. : 051/4155999 City: Bologna While some of the club's greatest coaches had been: Vittorio Tracuzzi, Dan Peterson, Terry Driscoll, Alberto Bucci, Ettore Messina and Aleksandar Đorđević. 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[121] At the end of the regular season, the Black V arrived 5th, being eliminated by Dinamo Sassari, in the first round of the playoffs. Aggiornato al 26 luglio 2019. [98] Despite this, the team lost 89–83 the EuroLeague final, which was held in PalaMalaguti, against Panathinaikos of Dejan Bodiroga and Željko Obradović,[99] and was eliminated in the semifinals for the national championship by Benetton Treviso. Player profiles, league standings, game results, stats leaders... Our content is available on this website, but also through our API for basketball websites (medias, leagues, teams), and on our basketball app available on iOS and Android. 2020-2021 Virtus Bologna Roster # Player Pos Height Weight Age Birth City NBA Draft Status ... 2020-2021 Virtus Bologna Stat Leaders. The official website of FIBA, the International Basketball Federation, and the governing body of Basketball. However, they lost by only one point against Maccabi Tel Aviv, after a very contested game and dubious referees' choices. After a few weeks, also EuroCup seasonended, wher… During the playoffs, the Black V returned after more than twenty years to Bologna's historic arena, PalaDozza, which became the new official home court in the following season. [87], In May 2000, Cazzola sold Virtus to Marco Madrigali, a video game entrepreneur, who became the new president of the club. [94] On 19 June, Virtus won its 15th national championship, beating Paf Wennington Bologna 3–0,[45][95] while Ginobili was elected Italian League MVP too. Markovski's team reached the championship finals, but it was defeated 3–0 by Montepaschi Siena. Expectations are high in Bologna after a strong campaign in 2019-20, which marked the club's return to the competition for the first time since 2003-04. On September 09, 2020, Dario Hunt set a season high in efficiency in a Italy - LBA Serie A game. At the end of the national season, the Black V placed second again, behind Ignis Varese. Rivers from 2011. : 051/4155999 City: Bologna La stagione 2019-2020 della Virtus Pallacanestro Bologna sponsorizzata Segafredo, è l'81ª nel massimo campionato italiano di pallacanestro, la Serie A.. Roster. On October 10, 2020, Jamil Wilson set a season high in rebounds in a Italy - LBA Serie A game. Virtus Bologna, colpo da Eurolega: arriva Teodosic! The team doubled the next season, achieving a so-called "back-to-back". [32], In the following season, Porelli signed Jim McMillian, a 1972 NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers. Once again, the Black V was ousted during the Champions Cup's quarterfinals by Olympiacos. On October 10, 2020, Tommaso Baldasso set a season high in points in a Italy - LBA Serie A game. [31] The team also reached the final of the Cup Winner's Cup, but lost 84–82 against Gabetti Cantù. Thu., Nov. 26, 2020 timer 1 min. [15], In 1960, the Spanish coach, Eduardo Kucharski, succeeded Tracuzzi at the head of the team. Pathways ™ for Religious Orders [126] However, the team arrived 13th, out of the playoffs. Moreover, it is one of the most successful teams in Europe, having won two EuroLeagues, one FIBA Saporta Cup and one Basketball Champions League. Segafredo Virtus Bologna (119418) Manager: fitilj23 Country: Bosna i Hercegovina League: II.3 Rival: KB24. Virtus was founded in 1871 as a gymnastics club, forming its first professional basketball team in 1929 as part of a multi sports club. ... Fortitudo Lavoropiù Bologna. [119] In 2010–11, the team was completed with Giuseppe Poeta, Valerio Amoroso, Jared Homan, as well as K.C. : 051/4155911 Fax. He also had 2 rebounds, 8 assists, 2 steals and finished the game with a 30 efficiency. [109] On 3 June 2005, Virtus returned to the top division, defeating 3–0 the Premiata Montegranaro. [115] On 21 February, Virtus played its third consecutive Italian Cup final, which once again lost against Siena. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed. Experienced Serbian playmaker is pursued by Virtus Bologna, Olympiacos, CSKA Moscow and some other teams. [2] It currently plays in the Italian first division LBA as well as in the EuroCup. He also had 16 points, 10 rebounds and finished the game with a 21 efficiency. Protecting God's Children ® for Adults. The team also lost against Partizan in the FIBA European League quarterfinals.[64]. : 051/4155911 Fax. Virtus Segafredo Bologna will make it two seasons in a row in the 7DAYS EuroCup. BPER Virtus Bologna U20 team basketball, scores, news, schedule, roster, players, stats, rumors, details and more on eurobasket.com. In January 2014, Bechi was sacked due to poor results, and Giorgio Valli became the new coach. During the 1950s the first derbies were played against Gira and Moto Morini, the other two teams of Bologna. Overview. La stagione 2019-2020 della Virtus Pallacanestro Bologna sponsorizzata Segafredo, è l'81ª nel massimo campionato italiano di pallacanestro, la Serie A.. Roster. Prossima Partita Dè Longhi Treviso Basket vs Segafredo Virtus Bologna / 20 Dic 2020. Next, elective office", Virtus 1975–1976: dopo vent'anni, lo scudetto, Le pillole quotidiane di coach Peterson: il rapporto con Gigi Porelli ai tempi della Virtus Bologna, "BATS web - Il Basket del Bats: formazioni del campionato italiano (1976-1980)", Basket: addio al Duca Nero Mc Millian: dai Lakers al tricolore con la Virtus, Bonamico, una notte lunga trent'anni. Cantu, 20-0. Virtus Segafredo Bologna will make it two seasons in a row in the 7DAYS EuroCup. [84], In the following season, Virtus won its 7th Italian Cup in January 1999. 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[50] At the beginning of the season, Porelli reached an agreement with Knorr, a German food and beverage brand, which became the team's sponsor. [61] During 23 years of tenure, Porelli won four national titles, four Italian Cups and one Cup Winner's Cup, transforming a simple basketball section of a sports club into one of the richest and most successful teams in Europe. BPER-Virtus-Bologna-U20-team basketball, scores, news, schedule, roster, players, stats, rumors, details and more on eurobasket.com [73], In 1996, captain Roberto Brunamonti retired from basketball after 14 seasons as a Virtus player. [12] Olimpia won the title for the next four years too, while the Black V placed second in 1952 and 1953. In the summer of 1992, Cazzola signed Predrag Danilović, a young Yugoslav player who won the latest FIBA European League with Partizan. [146][147], On 7 April 2020, after more than a month of suspension, the Italian Basketball Federation officially ended the 2019–20 season, due to the coronavirus pandemic that severely hit Italy. [151], After the early end of the season, the team was largerly confirmed for the following championship and, in May and June, the club signed prominent Italian players, like Awudu Abass and Amedeo Tessitori,[152][153] and homegrown ones, like Amar Alibegović. Stagione. [128] On 4 May 2016, at the end of the regular season the team ranked 16th and last, therefore it was relegated to Serie A2 Basket for the first time in its history.[129]. Cremona vs Virtus Bologna Magic Betting Tips. [35] The team also reached the semifinals of the Cup Winners' Cup, where it was eliminated for only one point by the Dutch EBBC. Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL … [74] During the summer, the club signed important international players like Zoran Savić from Real Madrid Teka and Branislav Prelević from PAOK. [16] Virtus, led by its best player Gianfranco Lombardi, took part in its first European Champions Cup, but it was ousted by CCA Bucarest in the second round. Virtus Segafredo Bologna will make it two seasons in a row in the 7DAYS EuroCup. Belinelli, one of the greatest Italian players of all time and 2014 NBA Champion, started his career with Virtus in the early 2000s.[157]. The first official championship of Virtus dates back to 1934, the year in which the Bolognese team won the first division tournament, obtaining the promotion in the top tournament after a hard-fought group of playoffs against Unione Sportiva of Milan and Ginnastica Rome. [44] In the same year, the team completed a domestic double by adding a National Cup. Bu uğurda pota altına heybetli bir uzun arıyor. The final was characterized by an outstanding performance of Richardson, able of scoring 29 points.