Dimitris Diamantidis arises in front of Tony Parker. Photo: filathlos.gr

The shot heard around the world: One of the greatest upsets in European Basketball

It all happened in 2005 at the Belgrade Arena. The match: France vs Greece

Nikos Zisis of Greece up against Tony Parker of France. Photo: contra.gr
Match hero Dimitris Diamantidis with the ball. Photo: contra.gr
The game-winning shot by Dimitris Diamantidis. Photo: contra.gr
Celebrations have begun for the Greek team after their triumph. Photo: Basketa.gr

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