Just before the start of what would end up being her 70th match in a Women’s EuroBasket, a mark that no other player has reached in history, Laia Palau received a tribute from Kamil Novak, CEO of FIBA ??Europe, and Jorge Garbajosa , president of the FEB.

Amid the applause of the La Fonteta audience, the captain of the National Team received a commemorative plaque after becoming the player with the most matches played in a EuroBasket on Thursday 17th against Belarus while at the same time equaling the top of Uliana Semenova of ten appearances in the European Championship. A new milestone for a legendary woman.