Dudova šuma pools in Subotica hosted first City Games challenger in Vojvodina. 1500 supporters came to see home team that was absolute favourite until the end of competition. Full stands of cheerful supporters, great weather and team spirit created an unforgettable atmosphere. Six teams: Subotica, Sombor, Sombor electro, Selenča, Kikinda and Bečej competed in six adrenaline filled games.
Team Subotica was in lead until the end fallowed by girls and boys from Kikinda, last year vice champions of City Games. The final game was a decisive one, Subotica couldn’t cope with paddle game and Kikinda won a gold medal and Subotica Silver one with only one pint less.
Disappointment of supporters lasted very brief as organizer surprised them and Subotica team. As great host that organized an event to remember, and team that gave more than 100 percent, representatives of Subotica was given a wild card invitation for Sombor semi-finals that will be held on July 29th.
“I am very happy that our team was given a chance to compete in semi-finals. They earned it, they were more dominant in almost all games. I will come with my family and cheer them in Sombor.” Said Marko from the crowd.
“We have decided to become a champions of City Games this year. We will see if we can succeed. It was a very tough competition today. Subotica is a strong opponent and it will not be easy in semi-finals.” Said Kikinda team captain.
“We are very sorry that we missed a victory by a little. We were only one point away from gold medal, but what can you do. We will do even better in semi-finals. These golden supporters deserve it.” Said captain of Subotica team.
Team Solenča place third, and Sombor, Sombor electro and Bečej behind them.
City Games continues with challenger in Inđija on July 23rd.