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USA, Serbia, Australia and Lithuania advanced to the Semifinals - Jul 5, 2013

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Marcus Smart
9-12 Place
Argentina - Russia 59-63
Russia open Classification Round with the win at the U19 World Championship. The European side overcame Argentina U19 63:59 in the start of round for 9-12 places. Russia took control from the very beginning and enjoyed a 25:16 lead after the first 10 minutes. Argentina however was too far to give up and reduced to 34:30 at the halftime. Moreover Haag tied the score at 36:36 and Gonzalo Torres (202-F/C-94) closed the frame at 48:47. The latter also brought 55:51 midway through the last period, but Argentina could not win the game. Kanygin Igor tied the game at 57:57 and then Mikhail Kulagin (188-PG-94) brought the last points for Russia. Mikhail Kulagin led the way with 20 points and 16 rebounds, while Kanygin Igor notched 13. Ilnitskiy Stanislav and Annaev Serdar poured in 11 points each. Gonzalo Torres collected 15 points and 10 rebounds in defeat, while Vaulet Juan, Barral Pedro and Deck Gabriel netted 10 each.

Iran - Brazil 53-63
Brazil edge Iran in Prague at the Classification Round of the U19 World Championship. Brazil posted a 63:53 victory on Friday. Iran looked better in the opening tip of the game, but failed in the end of the quarter. Brazil closed the first period at 19:10 and then added 14-11 rally in the second frame. Iran actually played better in the second half and posted two narrow victories in the third and the last quarters. The Asian side had a 15-14 rally in the third quarter and then finished the game with a 17-16 run. Leonardo Demetrio (204-F/C-94) top-scored for the winners with 14 points and Ramos Deryk added 9. Eduardo Campos (204-F-95) poured in 8, while Martins Guilherme notched 6. Yakhchali Behnam finished the game with 17 points in the losing effort, whilst Sajjad Mashayekhi (180-PG-94) delivered 14. Rahmati Hossein ended up with 11 points in defeat and Bagheri Saeid had 4.

Canada - USA 67-109
USA complete the Semifinal picture of the U19 World Championship. One of the favorites rolled over Canada 109:67 and remained undefeated at the tournament. In year 2011 USA could not advance to the Semifinals as Russia beat them 79:74. This year the favorites are very strong for their opponents and prove in every game. They started with 30:22 lead against Canada and led 53:38 at the halftime. Moreover the second half also belonged to USA. The latter won the third quarter 31-12 and added 25-17 run at the end. Marcus Smart (193-G-94) top-scored for the winners with 14 points, while Frazier Michael, Jahlil Okafor-Benton (210-C-95) and Gordon Aaron posted 12 each. Harrell Montrezl delivered 11 points in a win. Xavier Rathan-Mayes (193-G-94) replied with 14 points in defeat and Okolie Agunwa had 13. Tyler Ennis (188-G-94) poured in 11, while Notice Duane had 8.

Croatia - Serbia 66-73
Serbia advanced into U19 World Championship semifinals. They overcame their archrivals Croatia in the Balkan classic in the quarterfinals. Mihajlo Andric posted 20 points to pace the winning side. It was Serbia who surged ahead in the opening frame. They grabbed a 24:17 lead ten minutes into the game. But Croatia slowed their opponents in the second frame. They got within 3 points at the interval 35:38. Serbia quickly cleared off to a double-digit lead in the third term. But Croatia stuck around. They narrowed the deficit at 7-point mark at the final intermission 51:59. Vasilije Micic and Nikola Jankovic (205-PF-94) made it 66:55 for Serbia midway through the fourth frame. Dario Saric did all he could to spark the intrigue. He pulled Croatia within four points 64:68 with 31 seconds remaining. However Nikola Jankovic and Vasilije Micic sank four free throws to give Serbia a decisive lead and they marched to the victory at the end. Vasilije Micic nailed 15 points, issued 8 assists and grabbed 8 rebounds for Serbia. Nikola Jankovic added 13 points in the victory. Dario Saric answered with 30 points and 9 rebounds for Croatia. Tomislav Gabric had 14 points in the losing case.

Spain - Australia 76-87
Australia became the U19 World Championship semifinalists. They upset one of the big time favourites Spain in the quarterfinal battle tonight. Dante Exum exploded with 33 points to lead the charge. The Emus gained a 19:15 lead after ten minutes. Spain opened the second frame with five straight points to pull ahead. But the Emus answered with a 16:2 rally to take a comfortable lead. Australia accumulated a 45:31 halftime lead. The gap quickly at 20-point mark in the third term as Spain started to lag behind. Australia entered the fourth frame up by 18 points 66:48. Spain were able to cut the distance to just 6 points 72:78 with just 80 seconds remaining. However Emmett Naar (186-G-94) hit a couple of free throws and Australia rolled to the victory at the end. Emmett Naar netted 15 points, while Dane Pineau (203-F-94) came up with 13 points and 13 boards for the Aussies. Alberto Diaz (190-PG-94) answered with 19 points for Spain. Josep Perez (184-PG-94) netted 12 points in the loss.

Lithuania - China 89-58
Lithuania advanced to the Semifinals of the U19 World Championship. The defending champions beat China U19 89:58 in the start of the Quarterfinal Stage. Lithuania was the favorite of the game but could not show their ambitions in the first period. The Asian team managed to stay tough as both sides posted 18 points in the first 10 minutes. Only in the second frame Lithuania needed a 26-14 surge to get 12-point advantage at the halftime. Moreover Lithuania added 27-13 surge in the third period and had 18-13 in the last stanza. Lekavicius Lukas scored the last points in the game for the final 31-point win. Jokubas Gintvainis (191-SF-94) and Grigonis Marius top-scored for the winners with 12 points each, while Dimsa Tomas and Justas Tamulis (194-SF-94, agency: Beo Basket) netted 11 each. Lekavicius Lukas followed them with 9 points in the winning effort. Yuan Shuai (190-PG-94) poured in 18 points in defeat and Zhao JiWei had 17. Zhao Rui added 7, while Wu Qian scored 5.   

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Canada wins Gold in Cairo - 3 months ago
FINAL Canada - Italy 79-60 Canada are crowned champions in Cairo. They prevailed against Italy in the Final. Rowan Barrett Jr. (201-SF-00) posted 18 points and 12 rebounds to lead the winners. Canada grabbed a 24:10 lead ten minutes into the game. The North American side dropped 27 points in the second term to ensure a 15-point halftime lead. Canada held the Azzurri to just 24 points in the second half and marched to the triumph. Abu Kigab (201-F/G-98) and Nathan Darling (196-G-98) provi...   [read more]

Canada and Italy to clash for title in Cairo - 3 months ago
SEMIFINALS Spain - Italy 63-66 Italy snatched a narrow win over Spain to reach the championship game in Cairo. Lorenzo Bucarelli (196-G/F-98) stepped up with 15 points to pace the Azzurri. Spain dominated in the opening quarter. They built a 22:9 lead after ten minutes. But Italy used a 20:8 rally in the second stanza to pull within one point. Spain and Italy exchanged baskets throughout the third term. Spain enjoyed a narrow lead heading into the final stanza but Italy ignited a 21:17 r...   [read more]

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World Cup U19 Final Standings
 1. Canada
 2. Italy
 3. USA
 4. Spain
 5. Germany
 6. Lithuania
 7. France
 8. Argentina
 9. P.Rico
 10. Japan
 11. N.Zealand
 12. Egypt
 13. Angola
 14. S.Korea
 15. Iran
 16. Mali
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
  Avg: 21.6
 1. Barrett-Jr, CAN21.6 
 2. Hachimura, JPN20.6 
 3. de-Sousa, ANG17.3 
 4. Sedekerskis, LTU15.4 
 5. Kigab, CAN14.7 
 6. Wynyard, NZL14.3 
 7. Kulboka, LTU13.7 
 8. Cruz, PUR13.4 
 9. Corvalan, ARG13.3 
 10. Vila, ESP13.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 Silvio DE SOUSA
  Avg: 13.1
 1. de-Sousa, ANG13.1 
 2. Khalaf, EGY12.8 
 3. Hachimura, JPN11.0 
 4. Wiley, USA10.9 
 5. Vila, ESP10.9 
 6. Kigab, CAN10.6 
 7. Keita, MLI10.3 
 8. Khandanpoor, IRI9.8 
 9. Wynyard, NZL9.3 
 10. Tillie, FRA8.7 
Assists Per Game
  Avg: 6.1
 1. Corvalan, ARG6.1 
 2. Park, KOR5.7 
 3. Figueras, ESP5.7 
 4. Jokubaitis, LTU5.3 
 5. Youssef, EGY5.3 
 6. Sedekerskis, LTU4.9 
 7. Goudou-Sinha, FRA4.7 
 8. Barrett-Jr, CAN4.6 
 9. Letoa, NZL4.6 
 10. Wigginton, CAN4.2 
Steals Per Game
  Avg: 2.1
 1. Amandio, ANG2.1 
 2. Texeira, PUR1.9 
 3. Cruz, PUR1.9 
 4. Figueras, ESP1.7 
 5. Reddish, USA1.7 
 6. Da-Silva, GER1.7 
 7. Penna, ITA1.7 
 8. Barrett-Jr, CAN1.7 
 9. Pritchard, USA1.6 
 10. Sedekerskis, LTU1.6 
Blocks Per Game
  Avg: 3
 1. Khalaf, EGY3.0 
 2. Wynyard, NZL2.0 
 3. McCoy, USA1.6 
 4. Khandanpoor, IRI1.5 
 5. Hachimura, JPN1.4 
 6. Da-Silva, GER1.4 
 7. Caruso, ITA1.3 
 8. Mostafa, EGY1.3 
 9. Masiulis, LTU1.0 
 10. Ha, KOR1.0 

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