Georgia Defeat Estonia, Conquer Title

24.07.2011

U20 Men Division B

The U20 European Championship Division B came to the finish line as Georgia topped Estonia, 79-70, to win the title.

Both teams secured the pass to Division A already on the previous night by winning the Semi-Final pairs, and fought today for the prestigious honour.

Georgia used a third quarter dash to open a lead Estonia never covered back.

Tornike Shengelia led Georgia with 26 points and 10 rebounds while Janar Soo was the top scorer of Estonia with 16.

In the game for the third place Czech Republic edged Belgium 86-85 thanks to a big fourth quarter come back.

Belgium held a 70-77 lead with 3:30 to play but saw the Czechs ran 12-1 and take the lead until the final buzzer.

Tomas Vyoral had 24 for the winners and Dennis Donkor scored 28 for Belgium.


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