Italy's national Down Syndrome basketball team wins the European Championships!
The Italian Down Syndrome team was crowned European Champion at the end of the basketball tournament for this category, which took place in Portugal.
Italy beat the Lusitanian hosts with a commanding score of 28 - 6, winning gold for the first time in their history. The final was one way match, dominated by the young players coached by Giuliano Bufacchi who joined in the celebrations for their gold medal victory.
Or warmest congratulations to the young players of the FISDIR - Italian Federation of Sports for Intellectual and Relational Disabled!