Moreover, it is one of the most successful teams in Europe, having won two EuroLeagues, one FIBA Saporta Cup and one Basketball Champions League.  During the summer, the club signed important international players like Zoran SaviÄ from Real Madrid Teka and Branislav PreleviÄ from PAOK. Boniciolli was immediately fired by president Sabatini and the team was reshaped again during summer. , Due to the increasing fame of Virtus, the Sala Borsa was no longer suitable for hosting games; so in 1956, the long-time Mayor of Bologna, Giuseppe Dozza, inaugurated a new arena, which was simply known as "Sports Hall" and had a seating capacity of more than 7,000 people. Segafredo Virtus Bologna (119418) Manager: fitilj23 Country: Bosna i Hercegovina League: II.3 Rival: KB24.  On 8 March 1997, coach Bucci was replaced by Lino Frattin, who after a few days, won Black V's fifth Italian Cup against CantÃ¹. In the following year Villalta was abruptly removed from his post and Francesco Bertolini was appointed president by the foundation. This page was last edited on 20 December 2020, at 19:46. Marco Belinelli agreed to terms with Virtus Bologna for the next three seasons, as first reported by La Gazzetta dello Sport â Emiliano Carchia (@Carchia) November 26, 2020 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. 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. That day he reached 3 steals in Virtus Roma's road loss against Pall. He signed with the Braves but postponed his entry into the NBA in order to attend the University of Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar. The team was completed with Cliff Levingston, two-time NBA champion with the Chicago Bulls. This move was heavily criticised by Black V's fans, but it was approved by Porelli himself. , In the following season, Porelli signed Jim McMillian, a 1972 NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers.  On 9 March, president Alberto Bucci died at 70 years old, due to complications from a cancer. , In the following summer, the team was suddenly reshaped and Markovski was fired by Sabatini, whose presidency was characterized by his fickle nature, which led him implementing unexpected and often unpopular choices. Il roster della Segafredo Virtus Bologna per la stagione 2020/21. In the summer of 1992, Cazzola signed Predrag DaniloviÄ, a young Yugoslav player who won the latest FIBA European League with Partizan.  On 3 June 2005, Virtus returned to the top division, defeating 3â0 the Premiata Montegranaro. Despite Tracuzzi's comeback, the team placed 10th once again. In the national finals, Virtus faced its former coach, Dan Peterson and his new team, Olimpia.  Thanks to Driscoll's leadership and the fundamental support of Italian players like Carlo Caglieris, Gianni Bertolotti, Marco Bonamico and Luigi Serafini, Virtus won its seventh national championship, the first one after twenty years. : 051/4155999 City: Bologna Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed. Virtus-Segafredo-Bologna basketball, scores, news, schedule, roster, â¦ The team doubled the next season, achieving a so-called "back-to-back".  Moreover, Virtus was once again eliminated by Treviso, in the semifinals for the national championship.  Despite this, the team lost 89â83 the EuroLeague final, which was held in PalaMalaguti, against Panathinaikos of Dejan Bodiroga and Å½eljko ObradoviÄ, and was eliminated in the semifinals for the national championship by Benetton Treviso. The 1998 final between Virtus and Fortiudo is widely considered as the greatest one in the history of Italian basketball, with two teams from the same city, which were among the best ones in the continent. Thu., Nov. 26, 2020 timer 1 min. ... Fortitudo Lavoropiù Bologna. , In 1978, after two consecutive second places, coach Peterson left the Black V to sign with Virtus historic rival, Olimpia Milan. Numeri di maglia, giocatori e ruoli degli uomini a disposizione di coach Djordjevic. The club built a good team for the league, led by important players such as Guido Rosselli, Klaudio Ndoja, Michael Umeh and Kenny Lawson. This unusual venue became the hallmark of a new Italian basketball season, compared to the worldwide famous Boston Garden. After the promotion, Virtus settled permanently at the top of the national basketball league, and achieved a long series of honorable placings: in the nine championships disputed from 1935 to the outbreak of the Second World War, the Black V collected 6 second places, 2 third places, and a sixth place, however Virtus never achieved to win a national title.  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.. To appear in this section a player must have either: Throughout the years, due to sponsorship, the club has been known as : 1929â1956: Beginnings and post-war dynasty, 1980â1988: Champions Cup Final and 10th title, 1995â1997: Transition years and Brunamonti's retirement, 1997â2000: DaniloviÄ's comeback and the first EuroLeague, 2000â2002: GinÃ³bili's boom and the second EuroLeague, 2002â2003: Financial problems and interdiction, 2005â2009: National finals and return to Europe, 2016â2019: Promotion and return to Europe, Top performances in European & Worldwide competitions, Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Famers, Known as "Sports Hall" until 1966 and nicknamed, Known as "PalaMalaguti" until 2008 and "Futurshow Station" until 2011, Temporary indoor arena located in a fair pavilion within the, White and black are the official colors of Virtus. In May 1995, Virtus won its 13th title, defeating 3â0 Benetton Treviso, accomplishing a so-called "three-peat".  The team's home court was the former church of Santa Lucia in the city center, which could host a few hundred people.. FIBA organises the most famous and prestigious international basketball competitions including the FIBA Basketball World Cup, the FIBA World Championship for Women and the FIBA 3x3 World Tour. Il palasport caccia via Madrigali aggredito deve scappare: mollerÃ ?  In the same month, Giuseppe Sermasi, a local entrepreneur and former vice president, became Virtus new president, holding the vacant post after Bucci's death, while Luca Baraldi, a prominent manager of Segafredo, was appointed new CEO.  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".  While on 31 May, Virtus conquered its 14th national title, defeating in Game 5 of the final, Teamsystem Bologna. ... Roster. Virtus Roma's road loss against Pall. 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. 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. The team reached the Italian Cup final, losing against Benetton Treviso and placed second in the regular season, qualifying for the playoffs after a five-year absence. Virtus Roma roster 2020-2021 season. However, after a field invasion by Virtus supporters before a match against Pallacanestro Trieste, Madrigali was forced to re-hire him. The website â¦ , After the three-peat, DaniloviÄ left Virtus for the Miami Heat. Guyton and Bennett Davison and was coached by Giordano Consolini, who served as Messina's assistant for years.  The absence of a strong leader like DaniloviÄ and the subsequent ban for doping of another historic player like Hugo Sconochini, forced every single player of the team to take more responsibility, but at the same time opened spaces to the immature and talented newcomers, free to show their abilities and experience at a high level. 19.12.2020 23:49 - A1 Femminile - Gesam Gas e Luce Lucca cade con onore sul campo della Virtus Bologna; 19.12.2020 23:48 - mercato NBA - I Brooklyn Nets tagliano Paul Eboua; 19.12.2020 23:39 - LBA - Pesaro, Jasmin Repesa "Determinati e capaci di competere con chiunque" 19.12.2020 23:32 - Serie B - â¦  In the same year, the team completed a domestic double by adding a National Cup. The team reached a record of seven wins in the first seven games of the continental competition, which had never been achieved before. 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After the double in 1997â98, in 2000â01 season, Virtus completed a so-called Triple Crown (known in Italy as Grande Slam), winning all the trophies that it could won. : 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. However, Ranuzzi lasted one year only, due to the poor result of the team, which ended the season at the 10th place. Red has been used for sponsorship reasons after the agreement with, FIBA European Champions Cup and EuroLeague, 2018â19 Basketball Champions League champions, Virtus Pallacanestro Bologna in international competitions, Virtus pallacanestro Bologna â Palmares, Virtus Pallacanestro Bologna â ProprietÃ, Primo scudetto della Virtus pallacanestro, Virtus, secondo conflitto mondiale e dopoguerra, Storia e rivalitÃ del derby d'Italia, domani a Bologna con diretta Rai 2, Il Gira seconda squadra bolognese di pallacanestro in serie A, Tutta la genialitÃ di Tracuzzi in una monografia, Virtus pallacanestro Bologna â Stagione 1960/1961, Una notte per parlare di Simmenthal e Ignis. However, the season was hit by the coronavirus pandemic that compelled the federation to suspend and later cancel the competition without assigning the title to anyone. Virtus lost its fourth consecutive Italian Cup final and ended the season 5th, being eliminated 3â2 in the first round of the playoffs by CantÃ¹. Manu GinÃ³bili was elected Finals MVP. However, they lost by only one point against Maccabi Tel Aviv, after a very contested game and dubious referees' choices. Cazzola signed Arijan Komazec, a Croatian guard-forward, and Orlando Woolridge, a long-time NBA player; while young Italian players like Alessandro Abbio became increasingly important.  Virtus immediately won its first Italian Cup in 1973â74 season, which was club's first title since 1955â56.  The team also reached the semifinals of the Cup Winners' Cup, where it was eliminated for only one point by the Dutch EBBC.  The team took part also in the European Champions Cup, where it was eliminated in the semifinals group stage. In the season 2019-20 Virtus Bologna aims to return to the highest level of the European Basketball.  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. Despite having won the 2018-19 edition of the Basketball Champions League, Bologna decides to compete in the 2019â20 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 â¦ After a few weeks, also EuroCup seasonended, wherâ¦ 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. Country Dec 11, 2020 20 0.  In 1988â89 Virtus won its third Italian Cup, but it was defeated in the semifinals for the national championship against Enichem Livorno, coached by Bucci. Ã il primo socio con il 40%, La Virtus Bologna supera anche Strasburgo ed Ã¨ imbattuta! That day he grabbed 11 rebounds in Virtus Roma's home loss against V.L. 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.  Virtus, which had achieved the league's playoffs, was confirmed for the following season.  In July 1945, Virtus, led by Achille Canna, Luigi Rapini and Antonio Calebotta, won its first national Serie A title, defeating 35â31 Reyer Venezia in the final.  In 2013â14 season, Virtus signed, among others, Matt Waksh, Willie Warren and Shawn King. BPER-Virtus-Bologna-U20-team basketball, scores, news, schedule, roster, players, stats, rumors, details and more on eurobasket.com  During this period, Bologna was nicknamed "Basket City", due to the fame and the victories of town's two teams. Virtus is the second most titled basketball club â¦ , 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. , After Peterson's departure, Terry Driscoll was appointed new head coach. Ecco i numeri di maglia del roster della Segafredo Virtus Bologna per la stagione 2019/2020 che vedrà le V Nere impegnate in Serie A ed EuroCup.  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.. Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL â¦  In October 1993, Virtus took part to the McDonald's Open in Munich, where it arrived second, after the Phoenix Suns. 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. Italy, Competing in , The 1960s had been an unfortunate decade for Virtus. November 26th 2020 at 10:13am CST by Luke Adams Free agent shooting guard Marco Belinelli is headed back overseas to continue his playing career, as Italian team Virtus Bologna confirmed today in a press release that it has signed Belinelli to a three-year contract. 6+6 format (colours: Italian or homegrown players; foreign players; young players). , In 1976â77, Virtus ended first in the regular season, however it lost the championship finals against Varese, by 2â0.  In September, Virtus hosted the Supercup's Final Four at the Segafredo Arena, but it lost against Olimpia Milan 75â68; the Supercup was the first competition since the cancellation of the previous season.  After few months, Bertolini was replaced too by Alberto Bucci, the former Virtus coach, who won three national titles with the Black V between 1980s and 1990s.  During the summer, due to contrasts with Madrigali, Brunamonti also left the club, after nearly 20 years passed as player and general manager. 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. In summer 2017, the club signed two of the most prominent Italian players, Pietro Aradori and Alessandro Gentile, as well as two international players like Marcus Slaughter and Oliver Lafayette. That day he went for 4 blocks in Virtus Roma's road loss against Centrale del Latte Brescia, 20-0. 18.12.2020 18:39 - A1 Femminile - Virtus Bologna, Serventi "Essere concentrati ed evitare errori banali" 18.12.2020 18:29 - LBA - Varese, Bulleri: «Venezia ferita, ma servirà una grande impresa» 18.12.2020 18:24 - LBA - LâUmana Reyer sfida Varese: il prepartita di Walter De Raffaele  In March 2019, the team signed Mario Chalmers, two-time NBA champion with the Miami Heat. Tommaso Baldasso 1m94 / â¦ Cantu, 20-0. Under the strong leadership of DaniloviÄ and the important support of Brunamonti, Claudio Coldebella, Paolo Moretti, Augusto Binelli and Bill Wennington, the team, coached by Ettore Messina, won its eleventh national championship, defeating 3â0 the Benetton Treviso.  In 1999â2000 season, the Black V lost the Italian Cup final against Treviso and was defeated 83â76 by AEK, in the FIBA Saporta Cup's final in Lausanne. , On 23 April 1998, Virtus won its first EuroLeague, defeating 58â44 AEK in Barcelona, with SaviÄ elected MVP of the Final Four.  McMillian, who was immediately nicknamed by Virtus fans as Il Duca Nero ("The Black Duke"), led the team achieving a back-to-back, winning its ninth titles against CantÃ¹. Experienced Serbian playmaker is pursued by Virtus Bologna, Olympiacos, CSKA Moscow and some other teams. He also had 19 points, 8 rebounds, 3 steals and finished the game with a 26 efficiency. , In the following summer, Hill surprisingly resigned from his post and his assistant, the 30 years-old Ettore Messina, was appointed new head coach. Virtus Roma. Played at least one official international match for their national team at any time. Virtus Segafredo Bologna will make it two seasons in a row in the 7DAYS EuroCup. Marco Belinelli 0 Amedeo Tessitori 1 Lorenzo Deri 3 Awudu Abass 6 Alessandro Pajola 7 Amar Alibegovic 9 Stefan Markovic 11 Giampaolo Ricci 14 Josh Adams 32 Vincent Hunter 34 Kyle Weems 35 Stefan Nikolic He also had 2 rebounds, 8 assists, 2 steals and finished the game with a 30 efficiency.