FYR Macedonia - Israel 69-76 Israel beat F.Y.R. of Macedonia, however both teams miss the semis at the U16 European Championship in Division B. Israel outscored the opponents 76:69 for 1-2 record on the third place in Group E. F.Y.R. of Macedonia also dropped to 1-2 record on the fourth position. Israel opened the game with 21-17 and added 22-13 in the second frame. Holodov and Magdevski exchanged the baskets for 43:30 at the halftime. The third period however belonged to F.Y.R. of Macedonia. The erupted with 21-19 in the period for 51:52. Moreover Andrej Cvetkovski (185-G-96) brought 53:52 lead early in the fourth, but Israel did not give up. The final baskets from Blatt, Netanel Artzi (196-F-97) and Holodov brought the victory for the team. Blatt paced all the winners with 19 points and Holodov notched 15. Netanel Artzi collected 13 points and 13 rebounds, while Tessone added 7. Kristijan Nikolov (185-G-96) ended up with 24 points and Andrej Cvetkovski scored 19. Magdevski delivered 11, whilst Dvojakovski nailed 8.
Belgium - Sweden 59-65 Sweden celebrated the first win at the second round of U16 European Championship. They knocked down Belgian counterparts to improve at 2-1 record on top of Group E. Ludvig Hakanson (190-PG-96) accounted for 20 points, 6 assists and 4 boards to pace the Scandinavians. Belgium jumped to an early lead. They accumulated a 17:12 lead ten minutes into the game. Belgium stretched the lead in the second quarter. They established a 35:25 halftime lead. But Sweden slowly gained the initiative. The Scandinavian team cut the deficit at 9-point mark at the final intermission. Sweden went on a 12:2 run early in the fourth quart to narrow the deficit at a single point 54:55. They then used an 8:0 run to surge ahead for a 62:57 lead. Belgium could not recover as Sweden marched to the victory at the end. Erik Johansson (194-F-96) delivered 12 points, while Andreas Von Uthmann (196-F-96) netted 9 points in the win. Ordane Kanda-Kanyinda (96) answered with 18 points for Belgium. Sami Demirtas (189-G-96) and Romain Boxus had 8 points each in the losing effort.
Hungary - Bosnia 63-52 Hungary advanced to the Semifinals with the win over Bosnia and Herzegovina. Hungary needed 63:52 victory to clinch 2-1 record on top of Group F of the U16 European Championship in Division B. Bosnia and Herzegovina meanwhile dropped at 1-2 record and finished third in the group. It was a decisive game in the group and both teams needed a victory. Bosnia and Herzegovina won the first period 17:15, but Hungary replied with 18-9 in the second frame. Bosnia and Herzegovina replied with 18-11 in the third quarter as djorde Beronja (199-C-96) tied the game at 44:44. Hungary however finished the game with 19-8 and won the game. Patrik Hodi (197-PF-96) top-scored for the winners with 14 points and Meszaros nailed 13. Goloman and Zrinyi delivered 9 points each. Sandro Gacic (196-SG-96) finished the game with 17 points and djorde Beronja netted 15 in defeat.
Portugal - Montenegro 51-90 Montenegro grab the Semifinal ticket at the U16 European Championship in Division B. The team overcame Portugal for 2-1 record in the second place in Group F. Portugal meanwhile finished the group with 1-2 record on the last place. Montenegro started with 17-13 in the first period and erupted with 27-9 in the second frame. Lazar Pavicevic (184-G-96) scored for 45:22 early in the third as his team added another 25-8 in the quarter. Both teams nailed 21 points in the last stanza for the final result. Durisic gave Montenegro their finals points from the free throw line. Petar Popovic (188-PG-96) top-scored for the winners with 24 points and Andelic netted 18. Dozic collected 16 points and 12 rebounds, while Lazar Pavicevic added 9. Brito notched 9 points in the losing effort and Carlos Salamanca (187-G-97) posted 7.
Bulgaria - Belarus 72-76 Belarus outscore Bulgaria in Bucharest at the Classification Round for 9th to 16th Place in Division B. The team won Group G of the U16 European Championship with 2-1 record. Bulgaria meanwhile fell at 1-2 record in the last place. Belarus opened the game with 26:16 and dominated the first half. They added 20-15 in the second quarter and reached 46:31 at the halftime. Kandybovic increased to 49:33, while the victory was not that easy. Bulgaria took a control of the third period and Iliev cut it to minimum 56:57 after three quarters. Moreover Petkov gave Bulgaria 59:57 lead early in the fourth and Petkov scored for 65:59. Belarus however showed their character and grabbed the victory. Maksim Salash (203-C-96) and Rubinshteyn scored the last points from the free throw line to seal the victory. Maksim Salash stepped up with 26 points and 10 rebounds for the winners, while Kandybovic notched 17. Rubinshteyn poured in 11 and Uladzislau KhomcHanka (198-PF-96) scored 9. Nikolay Vangelov (192-C-96) delivered 22 points in the losing case and Petkov had 15. Iliev finished the game with 11 points and Ivanov chipped in with 9.
Denmark - Finland 79-65 Denmark celebrated the first win in classification round Group G. They held off Finnish opponents to take 2-1 record in the ladder. Mathias Kelly stepped up with 22 points to pace the winners. Denmark eked out a narrow 14:13 lead after ten minutes. Finland responded with a surge in the second quarter. The Finnish team secured a 33:30 halftime advantage. Denmark regained control in the third quarter. They unloaded 25 points in the period and entered the fourth frame up by 11 points 55:44. Denmark stayed aggressive offensively scoring 24 points in the final frame and sealing a comfortable win at the end. Jacob Larsen notched 19 points and 16 rebounds for Denmark. Jakob Ravn (193-G-96) and Johannes Nielsen had 14 points each in the win. Henri Niemisto (194-G-96) replied with 15 points for Finland. Juho-Matti Henttonen (195-C-96) chipped in 12 points in the loss.
Holland - Romania 56-52 Netherlands pip the hosts in Bucharest at the U16 European Championship in Division B. The Dutch side won Group H of the Classification Round for 9th to 16th Place with 2-1 record. Romanian meanwhile dropped at 1-2 record on the third place. Netherlands started the game with 16:10, but the hosts replied with 17-11 in the second frame. Covrig nailed three to tie the game at 27:27. Moreover Romania dominated the third quarter and produced 19-14 in it for 5-point lead after three quarters. Netherlands meanwhile erupted with 15-4 in the last stanza to seal the victory. Robert Boezeman (198-PF-96) top-scored for the winners with 24 points and 10 rebounds, while Overdevest nailed 12. Adeola Morren (193-PF-96) poured in 8 points and Liem scored 7. Marius Ciotlaus (194-SF-96) ended up with 16 points and 12 rebounds in the losing case and Nandor Kuti (194-SG-97) nailed 12.
Switzerland - Georgia 52-69 Georgia easily roll over the Swiss side at the U16 European Championship in Division B. The Georgian side overcame Switzerland 69:52 at the Classification Round for 9th to 16th Place. Georgia finished Group H with 2-1 record on the second place, while Switzerland dropped to the last place with 1-2 record. Georgia won the first period 19:14 and never looked behind. They added 22-16 in the second frame and enjoyed 41:30 halftime advantage. Both teams nailed 11 points in the third quarter that remained the difference on the board after three quarters. Georgia needed another 17-11 in the last stanza to seal the victory. Giorgi Gugeshashvili (197-F-96) and Zakradze top-scored for the winners with 12 points each. Maskhulia netted 11 and Davit Lomidze (187-SG-97) delivered 10. Mandic finished the game with 23 points in the losing effort, while Andrea Beretta (175-PG-97) collected 11 points and 10 boards. Mattia Cafisi (181-PG-97) followed them with 10 points in a loss.
Estonia - Norway 63-44 Estonia clinched the win in the classification round Group J. They defeated Norway to improve at 2-0 record in the ladder. Marko Meimer (199-F-96, agency: FCM) and Karl-Robin Jurjens scored 10 points each to lead the winners. Estonia enjoyed a 14:5 lead ten minutes. into the game. The Baltic team stretched the margin in the second quarter. Estonia ensured a 27:16 halftime advantage. Estonia deepened their lead in the third quarter. They limited Norway to 12 points to pile up a 23-point advantage with one quarter to go. The Scandinavian team outscored Estonia in the fourth frame but could not avoid the loss at the end. Jaagup Russak (179-G-96) accounted for 8 points for Estonia. Sjur Berg answered with 17 points and 14 boards for Norway. Harald Frey and Anders Nymo netted 8 points each in the loss.
Eurobasket.com All-European Championships U16 Division C Awards 2016 - 2 hours ago
Best Player: Papuna Kirtadze (180-PG-1) of AZE NT U16; Best Guard: Papuna Kirtadze (180-PG-1) of AZE NT U16; Best Forward: Vadim Raducan (192-G/F-0) of MDA NT U18; Best Center: Pietro Ugolini (198-C-0) of SMR NT U16; 1st Team: PG: Papuna Kirtadze (180-PG-1) of AZE NT U16; SG: Polys Iliadis (183-SG-0) of CYP NT U16; G/F: Vadim Raducan (192-G/F-0) of MDA NT U18; C: Saadettin Donat (201-C-1) of AZE NT U16; C: Pietro Ugolini (198-C-0) of SMR NT U16; Honora [read more]
Eurobasket.com All-European Championships U16 Division C 1st Team 2016
Division C. Cyprus conquer the title in Nicosia - 1 day ago
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FINAL Cyprus - Azerbaijan 62-50 Cyprus conquered the title in Division C. They beat Azerbaijan in the Final tonight. Rovertos Alexandrou (192-F-00) tossed in 20 points to lead the hosts. Cyprus piled up a 39:24 halftime lead. The home side secured a 17-point lead heading into the fourth term. Azerbaijan limited Cyprus to just 6 points in the fourth frame but could not avoid the defeat. Polys Iliadis (183-SG-00) delivered 14 points for the winners. Alex Akhundov (191-SF-00) responded with... [read more]
Cyprus - Azerbaijan 62-50 Cyprus conquered the title in Division C. They beat Azerbaijan in the Final tonight. Rovertos Alexandrou (192-F-00) tossed in 20 points to lead the hosts. Cyprus piled up a 39:24 halftime lead. The home side secured a 17-point lead heading into the fourth term. Azerbaijan limited Cyprus to just 6 points in the fourth frame but could not avoid the defeat. Polys Iliadis (183-SG-00) delivered 14 points for the winners. Alex Akhundov (191-SF-00) responded with 12 points and 8 caroms for Azerbaijan.
Gibraltar - Moldova 56-81 Moldova claimed the Bronze medals at the championship. They overcame Gibraltar to step onto the pedestal. Ivan Popovschi (185-G-00) and Nicolae Grubii (178-PG-00) delivered 18 points each for the winners. Moldova established a 40:33 halftime lead. They produced a 24:8 run in the third term to clear off for good. Victor Legosin (200-F-00) posted 11 points, 14 rebounds and 7 blocks in the win. Alejandro Garcia (186-G-1) responded with 26 points and 9 rebounds for Gibraltar.
Malta - Andorra 72-57 Malta clinched the fifth position at the championship. They overcame Andorra in the final game at the tournament. Keith Dimech (178-F-00) and Nicholas Formosa (173-PG-00) posted 25 points apiece for the winners. Malta and Andorra were tied at 28 after twenty minutes. Malta followed with a 20:12 run in the third term to spur ahead. They sank 24 points in the final period to ice the win. Albert Pons (187-G-1) responded with 22 points and 15 rebounds for Andorra.
Armenia - San Marino 67-73 San Marino overcame Armenia to take the 7th overall position at the tournament. Pietro Ugolini (198-C-00) was pivotal with 36 points and 14 rebounds. Armenia built a 42:37 halftime lead. They boosted the gap at 8-point mark at the final intermission. But San Marino bounced back with a 22:8 run in the fourth quarter to seal the win. Tommaso Felici (196-F/C-1) had 13 points and 12 caroms for the winners. Gurgen Melikyan (178-PG-00) answered with 32 points for Armenia.
Wales - Albania 67-53 Wales outgunned Albania to finish 9th in Nicosia. Pavle Igic (180-PG-00) produced 18 points to lead the winners. Wales secured an 18:5 lead ten minutes into the game. Albania pulled within 4 points at the final intermission. But Wales picked up the tempo in the fourth stanza as they dropped 22 points and sealed the win. Jamie Gray (198-F/C-00) chipped in 14 points for the winners. Ergys Muhametaj (192-G/F-1) responded with 12 points for Albania.
Division C. Azerbaijan to face Cyprus in Final - 2 days ago
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SEMIFINALS Moldova - Azerbaijan 44-60 Azerbaijan topped Moldova to punch their Final tickets. Papuna Kirtadze (180-PG-1) provided 11 points, 7 assists, 7 steals and 5 rebounds for the winners. Azerbaijan enjoyed a narrow 28:25 halftime lead. The Azeri side stretched the margin at 8-point mark heading into the fourth frame. They followed with a 17:9 run in the final period and sealed the victory. Alex Akhundov (191-SF-00) had 10 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. Vadim Raducan(192-G/... [read more]
Moldova - Azerbaijan 44-60 Azerbaijan topped Moldova to punch their Final tickets. Papuna Kirtadze (180-PG-1) provided 11 points, 7 assists, 7 steals and 5 rebounds for the winners. Azerbaijan enjoyed a narrow 28:25 halftime lead. The Azeri side stretched the margin at 8-point mark heading into the fourth frame. They followed with a 17:9 run in the final period and sealed the victory. Alex Akhundov (191-SF-00) had 10 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. Vadim Raducan (192-G/F-00) answered with 14 points and 25 rebounds for Moldova.
Cyprus - Gibraltar 70-36 Cyprus coasted past Gibraltar to enter the Final in Nicosia. The hosts looked completely dominant in the first half. Cyprus built a 23:10 lead ten minutes into the game. They stretched the lead at 29-point mark at the interval 45:16. Cyprus kept Gibraltar at distance throughout the second half and marched to the victory. Demetris-Neoptolemos Iasonides (180-SG-00) came up with 17 points for Cyprus. Rovertos Alexandrou (192-F-00) added 15 points for the winners. Alejandro Garcia (186-G-1) answered with 14 points and 17 rebounds for Gibraltar.
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