United Kingdom - Scotland 95-39 England wins Group A of the U18 European Championship in Division B. The team overcame Scotland 95:39 for 5-0 record on top. Scotland meanwhile finished the group without victories. England was the favorite before the game and proved their ambitions throughout it. They started the game with 28-5 and added 20-10 in the second half when Stivrins and Rowan exchanged the late baskets. England was better also in the third frame with 21-15 surge. Moreover they won the last stanza 26-9 for a comfortable win. Elliott Sentance (191-SG-94) paced all the winners with 16 points and Tamas Okros (196-SF-95) as well as Orija Dwayne poured in 12 apiece. Graham Rowell followed them with 10 points in a win. Joshua McGilvray (201-C-95) finished the game with 12 points in defeat and Wilcox Matthew had 7.
Israel - Romania 100-50 Israel clinch Elite Eight appearance of the U18 European Championship in Division B. The team finished second in Group A with 4-1 record after a 100-50 win. Romania meanwhile fell at 2-3 record. Israel dominated the court for the whole time and rightfully clinched the victory. They won the first period 29-7 and added 23-15 in the second period. Moreover Israel produced a 24-16 in the third stanza and finished the game with 24-12 in the last quarter. Geffen gave his team three-digit number at the end of the game. Egor Koulechov (194-SF-94) paced all the winners with 16 points and Rafael Menco (201-SF-94, agency: Avi Zilberman) posted 13. Kikus Maxim delivered 12, while Amiram Yariv netted 11. Mehmet Hortoglu (192-SG-95) answered with 12 points in the losing effort, whilst Dragoste Mirel and Cobzaru Vlad brought 9 apiece.
Belarus - Hungary 83-84 Hungary stole a win from Belarus in the start of Day 5 at the U18 European Championship in Division B. Hungary won 84:83 to finish the group with 3-2 record. Belarus meanwhile fell at 1-4 record on the fifth place. Both teams nailed 22 points in the first period and the game was expected a tough one. Hungary won the second period 25-15 and enjoyed however 10-point halftime advantage. Belarus meanwhile produced two victories in the second half and took 83:82 lead after Luka Malakhau (185-PG-94)'s shot. Zoltan Perl (194-G-95) however scored two free throws for the final success. Zoltan Perl top-scored for the winners with 18 points and Benedek Varadi (194-G/F-95) notched 17. Janos Velkey delivered 15, while Kristof Bognar brought 12. Luka Malakhau ended up with 28 points in the losing effort. Yahor Patupchyk added 18 and Anton Vashkevich scored 13.
Luxembourg - Slovakia 63-70 Slovak Republic taste the initial win at the U18 European Championship in Division B. The team finished Group B with 1-3 record after a 70:63 win over Luxembourg. The latter remained don the last spot with 0-4 record. It was Luxembourg to start with 21-17 in the first period. Slovakia meanwhile answered with massive 26-13 burst in the second frame and Martin Matejcik (185-G-94) scored for 43:34 at the halftime. No matter how hard Luxembourg tried to recover they could not win the game. Luxembourg produced 16-14 in the third period and then scored the same number of points as Slovakia in the last stanza. Vladimir Brodziansky (206-PF-94) top-scored for the winners with 14 points and 18 rebounds, while Martin Matejcik and Nemcok Vladimir also scored 14 each. Rozim Robert followed them with 13 points and 11 rebounds. Thomas Grun (194-PG-95) replied with 24 points in defeat and Hoeser Jo had 16.
Estonia - Czech Republic 70-95 Czech Republic beat Estonia, while both teams advance to the Second Stage of the U18 European Championship in Division B. Czech Republic won Group B with 4-0 record after 95:70 win. Estonia meanwhile suffered their first loss and dropped at 3-1 record. It was the game for the top position from the group. Czech Republic started to ruin the opponents' defense from the first minutes and reached 28:17 after the first period. They added 28-18 in the second frame for 56:35 with Herman Petr's last shot in the half. Moreover Czech Republic produced two narrow victories in the second half for the final win. Karel Ausprunk (200-F/C-94) top-scored for the winners with 22 points and Radovan Kouril (180-PG-95) nailed 17. Herman Petr collected 13 points and 10 rebounds, while Svandrlik Jan added 11. Martin Jurtom (198-PF-94) poured in 19 in defeat and Tambre Georg scored 11.
Iceland - Finland 78-86 Finland clinched the fourth win at the U18 European Championship in Division B. They toppled ambitious Iceland in Group C. Joonas Lehtoranta (183-SG-94) stepped up with 24 points to lead the winners. Finland held their opponents to 14 points in the first quarter to take a 4-point lead. Iceland answered right back scoring 35 points in the second quarter. They piled up a 49:45 halftime lead. Finland adjusted defensively in the second half. They cut the deficit to just two points heading into the final frame. Finland then unleashed 27 points in the fourth period to snatch victory at the end. Julius Rajala (205-PF-94) posted 14 points and 11 rebounds, while Mikael Kauhanen contributed 14 points and 9 rebounds for the winners. Martin Hermannsson (190-SG-94) answered with 20 points for Iceland. Matthias Sigurdarson netted 18 points in the loss.
Norway - Switzerland 91-75 Norway clinched the first win at the U18 European Championship in Division B. They overcame Swiss counterparts in Group C action. Nikola Blatancic (194-F-94) and Espen Fjaerestad (192-SG-94) delivered 24 points each for the winners. Norway jumped to an early lead. They ensured a 19:12 advantage after ten minutes. Norway and Switzerland exchanged baskets throughout the second stanza. The Scandinavian team secured a 7-point lead at the interval 42:35. Norway exploded with 28 points in the third stanza to clear off to a 19-point distance. Switzerland fired 24 points in the fourth quarter but just cut the margin at the end. Andrija Blatancic chipped in 14 points for the winners. Leo Schittenhelm (194-SF-94) answered with 22 points for Switzerland. Daniel Andjelkovic and Clayton Le Sann had 18 points each in the loss.
Montenegro - Sweden 82-71 Montenegro clinched the fourth win at the U18 European Championship. They knocked down Sweden to stay on top of Group C at 4-1 record. Luka Djurovic (190-G-95) and Nikola Zizic (195-G-94) stepped up with 18 points each for the winners. Sweden surged ahead for a 19:10 lead after ten minutes. But the Balkan team fired 28 points in the second quarter to eke out a 38:36 halftime lead. Sweden pulled back in front in the third term. The Scandinavian team posted a 55:54 lead heading into the fourth term. Montenegro poured in 28 points in the final frame and sealed a comfortable win at the end. Nenad Vukovic netted 11 points for Montenegro. Niklas Larsson (200-SG-94) answered with 22 points for Sweden. Caleb Musie contributed 18 points in the loss.
Belgium - Holland 74-79 Belgium advanced to the next stage despite the loss from Holland at the U18 European Championship in Division B. The latter won 79:74 but finished third with 2-2 record. Belgium as well as Portugal ended up with the same record, but Belgium advanced to Elite Eight with the better difference. Belgium won the first period 19-17, but Holland grabbed 33:32 lead at the halftime. Moreover Holland was one step from the Second stage after 27-9 in the third period, but failed at the end of the game. Belgium erupted with 33-19 in the last stanza and advanced to the next stage. Mathias Van Steenwinkel (200-F-94) led the way with 17 points and Emmanuel Lecomte (180-G-95) netted 11. Naim El Khounchar and Gijbels Mathijs posted 10 points each. Jito Kok (205-C-94) answered with 23 points and 11 rebounds, whilst Schilder Mike added 19. Hammink Shane poured in 18 and Versteeg Floris notched 6.
Portugal - Georgia 81-59 Portugal edge Georgia in Sarajevo at the U18 European Championship in Division B. Portugal won 81:59 and finished fourth with 2-2 record in Group D. Georgia meanwhile lost all four games and finished on the last spot. Portugal erupted with 27-12 in the first period and never looked behind after. They produced 21-15 in the second frame and enjoyed 48:27 lead after two quarters. In the second half the teams exchanged narrow wins for the final victory of the Portuguese team. Pedro Marques (173-PG-95) top-scored for the winners with 19 points and Isaias Insaly (197-F/C-95) added 16 points and 11 caroms. Bastos Pedro finished the game with 15 points and Ventura Diogo nailed 8. Beka Burjanadze (203-PF-94) ended up with 20 points and 14 rebounds in the losing case, whilst Abuladze Nugzar netted 12. Ramishvili Nika delivered 10 and Tsirekidze Giorgi notched 8.
2016 Championship Draw Results - 5 months ago
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The Draw for the 2016 U18 European Championship took place in Munich tonight. Please find the results below: Division A (Samsun, Turkey) Group A: Spain, Italy, Sweden, Croatia Group B: Turkey, Germany, Finland, Greece Group C: Latvia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Israel, Lithuania Group D: France, Serbia, Slovenia and Russia. Division B (Skopje, FYR Macedonia) Group A: Bulgaria, Hungary, Cyprus, Ireland, Poland, FYR Macedonia Group B: Romania, Belgium, Belarus, Portugal, Montenegro, Austri... [read more]
The Draw for the 2016 U18 European Championship took place in Munich tonight. Please find the results below:
Division A (Samsun, Turkey) Group A: Spain, Italy, Sweden, Croatia Group B: Turkey, Germany, Finland, Greece Group C: Latvia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Israel, Lithuania Group D: France, Serbia, Slovenia and Russia.
Division B (Skopje, FYR Macedonia) Group A: Bulgaria, Hungary, Cyprus, Ireland, Poland, FYR Macedonia Group B: Romania, Belgium, Belarus, Portugal, Montenegro, Austria Group C: Estonia, Czech Republic, Iceland, Luxembourg, Denmark, Netherlands Group D: Albania, England, Slovak Republic, Scotland, Ukraine, Georgia.
Division C (San Marino, San Marino) Group A: Gibraltar, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Monaco Group B: Wales, Malta, San Marino, Kosovo, Moldova.
Red edge Black in U18 FIBA Europe All-Star Game - 1 Year ago
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Red Team - Black Team 87:82
Team Red came out strong in the fourth quarter and beat Team Black in the Fiba Europe U18 All-Star Game. Leonardo Tote (205-C/F-97) posted 23 points to pace the winners.
Team Red eked out a 17:16 lead after the opening frame. They dropped 25 points in the second quarter. Team Red secured a 42:38 halftime lead. Team Black turned things around in the third term. They knocked down 27 points in the quarter and secured a 4-point lead at the final intermis... [read more]
Red Team - Black Team 87:82
Team Red came out strong in the fourth quarter and beat Team Black in the Fiba Europe U18 All-Star Game. Leonardo Tote (205-C/F-97) posted 23 points to pace the winners. Team Red eked out a 17:16 lead after the opening frame. They dropped 25 points in the second quarter. Team Red secured a 42:38 halftime lead. Team Black turned things around in the third term. They knocked down 27 points in the quarter and secured a 4-point lead at the final intermission. But Team Red responded with a 27-point effort in the fourth period and got away with a tough victory. Ivica Zubac (212-C-97) delivered 14 points, while Frank Ntilikina (190-G-98) added 13 points for the winners. Stephane Gombauld (202-PF-97) responded with 14 points and 12 rebounds for Team Black. Vanja Marinkovic (198-SG-97) stepped up with 17 points in the defeat.
Greece - Turkey 64-61
Greece dethroned Turkey in Volos. The hosts overcame two-time defending champions to conquer the trophy. Vasileios Charalampopoulos (206-SF-97, agency: Delta) provided 23 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists to pace the champions. Turkey looked dominant in the first half. They accumulated a 37:25 halftime lead. Greece narrowed the distance at 7-point mark at the final intermission. The Hellenes went on a strong 23:13 rally in the fourth period to snatch a tou... [read more]
Greece - Turkey 64-61 Greece dethroned Turkey in Volos. The hosts overcame two-time defending champions to conquer the trophy. Vasileios Charalampopoulos (206-SF-97, agency: Delta) provided 23 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists to pace the champions. Turkey looked dominant in the first half. They accumulated a 37:25 halftime lead. Greece narrowed the distance at 7-point mark at the final intermission. The Hellenes went on a strong 23:13 rally in the fourth period to snatch a tough historic victory at the end. Georgios Papagiannis (217-C-97) finished with 12 points and 15 rebounds for the winners. Furkan Korkmaz (197-SG-97) responded with 15 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists for Turkey. Baris Ulker (201-F/G-97) delivered 13 points in the loss.
Lithuania - Bosnia 74-49 Lithuania celebrated the Bronze medals in Volos. They outgunned Bosnia and Herzegovina in the consolation final. Martynas Varnas (196-G/F-97) stepped up with 15 points to pace the Baltic team. Lithuania dominated from start to finish in this one. They accounted for a 43:30 halftime advantage. Bosnia and Herzegovina conceded a deadly 3:18 run in the fourth quarter and had to surrender at the end. Martynas Echodas (204-C/F-97) delivered 14 points for the winners. Nedim Djedovic (200-SF-97, agency: Beo Basket) answered with 11 points for Bosnia and Herzegovina.
France - Serbia 70-81 Serbia earned the fifth position at the championship. Five players scored in double digits for Serbia. Aleksandar Aranitovic (194-SF-98) came up with 18 points for the winners. France accumulated a 36:30 halftime lead. Serbia unloaded 51 points in the second half and coasted to the victory. Vojislav Stojanovic (200-G-97, agency: INVICTUS Sports Group) had 11 points, 7 assists and 5 rebounds for the winners. Jonathan Jeanne (212-C-97) responded with 18 points and 10 rebounds for Les Bleues.
Germany - Spain 64-68 Spain eked out a tough victory over Germany and clinched the seventh position in the final ladder. Ramon Vila (202-C-97) tallied 18 points and 7 rebounds for Spain. They accounted for a 33:26 halftime lead. They stretched the gap at 12-point mark at the final intermission. Germany knocked down 23 points in the fourth frame but could not avoid the defeat. Xabier Lopez (198-SF-97) and Alejandro Mazaira had 12 points each for the winners. Niklas Kiel (207-PF-97, agency: Octagon Europe) responded with 19 points and 13 rebounds for Germany.
Latvia - Russia 68-69 Russia finished ninth at the championship. They nipped Latvia in the final game in Volos. Igor Volkhin (200-PF-97) stepped up with 25 points and 10 boards for the winners. Latvia grabbed a 35:30 halftime lead. But Russia responded with a 23:9 rally in the third frame to spur ahead. Latvia dropped 24 points in the fourth quarter but could not avoid the defeat. Ilia Karpenkov (202-F/C-97, agency: Rosette International) had 14 points and 9 rebounds for the winners. Dzeiks-Eduards Krumins (186-G-97, agency: You First) answered with 24 points for Latvia. Kristers Zoriks (190-SG-98) chipped in 13 points and issued 9 assists in the loss.
Croatia - Italy 57-73 Italy fired past Croatia and finished in the 11th overall position in Volos. Davide Moretti (189-SG-98) stepped up with 13 points to lead the charge. Italy accumulated a 45:27 halftime lead. Croatia pulled within 9 points at the final intermission. But Italy held their opponents to just 10 points in the fourth quarter and rallied to the win. Riccardo Bolpin (196-PG-97) tossed in 12 points for the winners. Ivica Zubac (212-C-97) answered with 18 points and 11 rebounds for Croatia.
Montenegro - Finland 64-68 Finland narrowly edged Montenegro and avoided relegation. Edon Maxhuni (177-PG-98) scored 19 points to lead the winners. Finland grabbed a 20:10 lead after ten minutes. Montenegro pulled within four points at the final intermission. But Finland sank 19 points in the fourth frame and sealed the decisive victory. Riku Laine (196-G-97) had 12 points for Finland. Filip Bakic (193-G-97) answered with 25 points and 7 rebounds for Montenegro.
Czech Republic - Ukraine 91-99 OT Ukraine tamed Czech Republic in overtime in the clash of two relegated sides. Illya Antonenko (202-C-97) scored 29 points, grabbed 7 rebounds and issued 5 assists for the winners. Czech Republic accounted for a 43:40 halftime lead. Ukraine grabbed a 5-point lead heading into the fourth frame. Czech Republic sank 20 points in the fourth frame and forced overtime. But Ukraine unleashed 18 points in the extra period and sealed the victory. Anton Musiyenko (191-G/F-97) had 18 points in the win. Krystof Chaloupka (201-PF-97) responded with 22 points and 20 rebounds for Czech Republic.
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