View: Mobile | Desktop
 
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
  
Upcoming Events
Sep 28: ESP: LFB starts
Sep 30: NOR: Kvinneligaen starts
Sep 30: HUN: A Division starts
Oct 1: RUS: PBL starts
Oct 1: IRL: Premier League starts
Oct 1: FIN: SM-sarja starts
Authors:
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover European Championships U20 basketball. Please send us an e-mail.

Division A  Division B  
Play-Off bracket4
Division A: Day One in Debrecin - Aug 17, 2012


POSTED BY:
EUROBASKET NEWS
  follow us on Facebook Twitter


Natasa
Kovacevic
Group A
Lithuania - Latvia 71-66
Lithuania celebrated in Day One of U20 EuroBasket in Debrecen. They handed 71-66 loss to Latvia in Baltic derby. Both teams are placed to Preliminary Group A together with Spain and Belarus. Three teams will advance to the second stage. Kriste Druskyte (179-G/F-92) was a key player in victory with double-double of 18 points and 11 rebounds (valuation 25, MVP). Monika Grigalauskyte (190-PF-92) had 14 points and 9 boards, while Santa Okockyte (176-PG-92) added 12 pts. In the loosing squad, Krista Bridina (174-PG-94) answered with 18 points. Dita Rozenberga (181-F-92) (8 rebs) and Renate Reine (176-G-94) followed her with 12 points each. It was a very exciting meeting and Lithuania had minimum lead (67-66) with 2:44 remaining. Grigalauskyte made lay up after that and both teams were scoreless for almost 2 minutes. Druskyte sealed the victory for Lithuania with two free throws, while Latvia committed a turnover in their last possession. Quarters: 21-18, 15-16, 16-19, 19-13. Lithuania will meet Spain in Day Two. Latvia will take on Belarus.

Belarus - Spain 39-73

Group B
Sweden - Poland 56-54
Sweden grabbed 56-54 win against Poland at the beginning of U20 EuroBasket in Debrecin. Amanda Zahui (190-C-93) made a basket for Sweden setting the score to 54-51 with 26 seconds remaining in the game and Martyna Stelmach (187-F/C-92) answered with lay-up 16 seconds later. Sweden had the possession and Drammeh was sent to the line making both free throws. Poland had the ball with 9 seconds left, but Sweden quickly fouled Magdalena Zietara (170-G/F-92), who missed first and scored second FT. Sweden called a time-out and after that managed to keep the ball for rest of the way. Farhiya Abdi (188-F-92) stepped up for the winners with 21 points and Zahui added 13 points, plus 12 rebounds. Binta Drammeh (180-F-92) netted 8 points in this victory. Poland got 16 points from Zietara, while Marta Martyna Stelmach collected 14 points and 7 rebounds. Poland did not have any other player with double digits in scoring. Quarters: 17-18, 11-12, 12-12, 16-12. Sweden will meet Italy on Friday, while Poland will play against Dutch NT. All teams are placed to Group B.

Holland - Italy 72-67

Group C
Portugal - France 33-55
France had a joyful Day One at U20 EuroBasket in Debrecen. They blasted Portugal 55-33 for 1-0 record in Preliminary Group C. Turkey and Ukraine are also placed to this pool and three teams will book a spot for the next stage. The last ranked country will fight for the survival in Division A. France took control on its rival in the second period and never looked back after that. Quarters: 12-13, 12-6, 12-8, 19-6. Sara Chevaugeon (177-G-93) led the scorers in victory with 12 points and Adja Konteh (173-G/F-92) helped with 8. In defeat, Almeida collected 6 points and 7 rebounds. Ines Faustino (170-G-92) and Daniela Domingues (176-G/F-92) also posted 6 pts apiece. In Day Two, France will play against Ukraine. Portugal's Rival will be Turkey.

Ukraine - Turkey 61-86
Turkey demonstrated its power against Ukraine today in Debrecin. It was a Day One of U20 EuroBasket and Turkey celebrated comfortable 86-61 victory. After 21-21 tie in the first quarter, Turkey exploded with 27-14 for the next ten minutes and continued with 26-12 after the breather to secure the victory in this meeting. Last ten minutes were just the formality. Pelin Bilgic (173-G-94) paced Turkey with 21 points and 5 rebounds and Ozge Kavurmacioglu (187-F-93) helped with 13 points, plus 9 boards. Ayse Cora (175-G/F-93) and Ecem Guler (189-PF-92) netted 12 points each. At the other side, Ukraine got 22 points and 7 boards from Alina Iagupova (186-G-92, agency: LBM Management). Oleksandra Chek (191-C-93, agency: New Trend Agency) collected 15 pts and 7 rebs for 18 minutes on the court. Both teams are placed to Group C, where their rivals are also France and Portugal. Three teams will advance to the next stage. On Friday, Turkey will play against Portugal, while Ukraine will meet France.

Group D
United Kingdom - Russia 49-55
Russia opened U20 EuroBasket with victory. They outplayed United Kingdom on Thursday 55-49 for 1-0 record in Preliminary Group D. Participants of this pool are also Slovakia and Serbia. Alexandra Stolyar (178-G-92) scored 13 points for the winners and Ksenia Tikhonenko (190-F/C-93, agency: Ryzhov Stanislav) helped her team with 9 points plus 11 rebounds. Galina Kiseleva (182-F-93) followed them with 8 points in this game. United Kingdom got 16 points and 7 boards from Renee E. Busch (175-G-92) and she was their only player with double digits in scoring. Cheridene Green (187-C-95) was close to double-double with 9 points and 12 rebounds, while Olufemi Hamilton (170-G-93) stopped to 8 points. Russia was up by 12 points at midway of Q4 and UK only came to minus 6 for rest of the game. Quarters: 15-11, 15-12, 14-15, 11-11). Russia will play against Slovakia on today. UK will meet Serbia.

Slovakia - Serbia 67-68 OT
Serbia grabbed 68-67 OT win against Slovakia in the opening day of U20 EuroBasket in Debrecin. It was a heartbreaking thriller and Serbia won it for 1-0 record in Preliminary Group D. After lay-up by Emese Vida, teams were tied at 56-56 with 48 seconds remaining in regular time. Slovakia had two possessions for rest of the way and Serbia had one, but they were not able to score and game went to OT. Slovakia jumped to 64-61 with 1:40 to go, but Jaksic replied with a triple. Barbora Balintova (176-G-94) made a basket for Slovakia, Natasa Kovacevic (187-F-94) scored on FT for Serbia and Balintova also scored one at the other side. There was 15 seconds remaining and Serbia had the last possession. Kovacevic received the ball, pulled up from behind the arc and made a winning triple for her team. Kovacevic stepped up with 20 points and 7 rebounds, and Ivana Brajkovic (195-C-93) helped Serbia with 14 points, plus 5 rebs. Tijana Dijan (174-PG-92) added 10 pts. In defeat, Martina Kissova (185-F-93) and Barbora Balintova posted 13 points each. Angelika Oravcova (175-PG-92) had one point less. Serbia will take on UK today, while Slovakia will play against Russia.
  




Julie
Allemand
Eurobasket.com All-European Championships U20 Awards 2016 - 3 months ago

Best Player: Cecilia Zandalasini (183-F-96) of Italy Best Guard: Julie Allemand (173-PG-96) of Belgium Best Forward: Cecilia Zandalasini (183-F-96) of Italy Best Center: Raisa Musina (191-F/C-98) of Russia 1st Team PG: Julie Allemand (173-PG-96) of Belgium G: Laura Quevedo (185-G-96) of Spain F: Aleksandra Crvendakic (188-F-96) of Serbia F: Cecilia Zandalasini (183-F-96) of Italy F/C: Raisa Musina (191-F/C-98) of Russia 2nd Team PG: Pinelopi Pavlopoulou (5'8''-PG-96) of Greece G: Laur   [read more]

Petra
Holesinska
Eurobasket.com All-European Championships U20 Division B Awards 2016 - 3 months ago

Best Player: Annamaria Prezelj (177-SG-97) of Slovenia Best Guard: Annamaria Prezelj (177-SG-97) of Slovenia Best Forward: Laura Juskaite (187-PF-97) of Lithuania Best Center: Daugile Sarauskaite (196-C-96) of Lithuania 1st Team G: Petra Holesinska (175-G-97) of Czech Rep. SG: Annamaria Prezelj (177-SG-97) of Slovenia SF: Debora Dubei (181-SF-97) of Hungary PF: Laura Juskaite (187-PF-97) of Lithuania C: Daugile Sarauskaite (196-C-96) of Lithuania 2nd Team PG: Anastasiya Sushchyk...   [read more]

Maria Conde
Spain crowned champions in Matosinhos - 3 months ago

FINAL Spain - Italy 71-69 Spain earned the title in Matosinhos. They nipped Italy in the exciting Final clash tonight. Maria Conde (185-F-97) and Helena Orts (188-F-96) came up with 20 points each to lead the champions. Spain entered the game firing on all cylinders. They grabbed a 26:14 lead after ten minutes of action. Spain held the Azzurri to just 12 points in the second term to take a 44:26 halftime lead. Italy however turned the tables in the second half. They pulled within 12 poin...   [read more]


1 | 2 | 3 | 4
1 | 2 | 3 | 4

Men Women


European Championships U20 Final Standings
 1. Spain
 2. Italy
 3. Russia
 4. Serbia
 5. Belgium
 6. France
 7. Latvia
 8. Poland
 9. Holland
 10. Portugal
 11. Bosnia
 12. Sweden
 13. Turkey
 14. Greece
 15. Slovakia
 16. Germany
Last:7/18/2016

European Championships U20 Final Standings Div.B
 1. Slovenia
 2. Lithuania
 3. Hungary
 4. Czech Rep.
 5. U.Kingdom
 6. Montenegro.
 7. Croatia
 8. Romania
 9. Ukraine
 10. Israel
 11. Belarus
 12. Bulgaria
 13. Ireland
Last:7/18/2016
Points Per Game
 Cecilia ZANDALASINI
  (183-F-96)
  Avg: 22
 1. Zandalasini, ITA22.0 
 2. Brcaninovic, BIH21.1 
 3. Musina, RUS18.3 
 4. Fasoula, GRE16.7 
 5. Strautmane, LAT16.4 
 6. Berkani, FRA15.9 
 7. Christinaki, CYP15.7 
 8. Hof, NED15.7 
 9. Goncalves, POR14.4 
 10. Gulcan, TUR14.3 
Rebounds Per Game
 Raisa MUSINA
  RUS
  (191-F/C-98)
  Avg: 12.6
 1. Musina, RUS12.6 
 2. Linskens, BEL10.7 
 3. Milapie, FRA10.6 
 4. Strautmane, LAT10.3 
 5. Crvendakic, SRB10.0 
 6. Zandalasini, ITA9.0 
 7. Geldof, BEL8.3 
 8. Kostourkova, BUL8.3 
 9. Maiga, RUS8.0 
 10. Guimaraes, POR8.0 
Assists Per Game
 Laura CORNELIUS
  NED
  (173-G-96)
  Avg: 5
 1. Cornelius, NED5.0 
 2. Bernardeco, POR4.6 
 3. Pavlopoulou, GRE4.1 
 4. Allemand, BEL4.0 
 5. Levchenko, RUS4.0 
 6. Berkani, FRA3.7 
 7. Delic, BIH3.7 
 8. Cazorla, ESP3.6 
 9. Kacerik, ITA3.1 
 10. Delic, BIH3.0 
Steals Per Game
 Pinelopi PAVLOPOULOU
  GRE
  (173-PG-96)
  Avg: 3.3
 1. Pavlopoulou, GRE3.3 
 2. Zandalasini, ITA2.9 
 3. Kacerik, ITA2.9 
 4. Pan, ITA2.3 
 5. Dambach, FRA2.1 
 6. Conde, ESP2.1 
 7. Crvendakic, SRB2.1 
 8. Delic, BIH2.0 
 9. Kolosovskaya, RUS1.9 
 10. Stasova, SVK1.9 
Blocks Per Game
 Kyara LINSKENS
  (189-C-96)
  Avg: 1.9
 1. Linskens, BEL1.9 
 2. Hof, NED1.7 
 3. Zandalasini, ITA1.4 
 4. Dreimane, LAT1.3 
 5. Blanarova, SVK1.1 
 6. Maiga, RUS1.1 
 7. Subasic, SRB1.1 
 8. Geldof, BEL1.0 
 9. Fasoula, GRE1.0 
 10. Niksina, GRE0.9 
Articles
Site Map:
Eurobasket.com Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2016 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer

WARNING:
Do not copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit information that you download from the site !
Do not encumber, license, modify, publish, sell, transfer or transmit, or in any way exploit, any of the content of the site, nor will you attempt to do so.