NEWS

11.09.2005
Spain Celebrate Bronze

Spain ended the EuroBasket Women on a high by beating Lithuania in Ankara on Sunday to snatch bronze for the third time in a row.

Having suffered a disappointing semi-final defeat to the Czechs, Domingo Diaz's team bounced back for a convincing 83-65 win.

10.09.2005
Russia Go For Gold

Tatiana Shchegoleva poured in 22 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Russia triumphed 65-50 over Lithuania to book their place in the final of the EuroBasket Women.

Igor Grudin's team may have taken a while to flex their muscles in this tournament, but they did not hold back against Lithuania, who earlier beat them in the group stage.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Vaida Pacauskiene 1.76 23.05.1979 Kaunas (LTU)  
 5Lina Brazdeikyte 1.85 09.09.1974 Kauno R. (LTU)  
 6Rima Margeviciut√© PF 1.91 13.05.1981 Klaipeda (LTU)  
 7Jurgita Kausaite 1.78 30.11.1970 Siauliu (LTU)  
 8Ausra Bimbaite 1.79 10.10.1982 Rokiskis (LTU)  
 9Rima Valentiene 1.70 10.06.1978 Ukmerge (LTU)  
10Ela Briedyte 1.76 09.01.1979 Birzai (LTU)  
11Irena Vizbariene 1.96 25.06.1977 Alytos (LTU)  
12Vita Kuktiene 1.86 06.08.1980 Ukmerge (LTU)  
13Sandra Linkeviciene SG 1.76 01.02.1982 Kretinga (LTU)  
14Egle Sulciute PF 1.90 31.08.1985 Marijampol√© (LTU)  
15Iveta Salkauske 1.94 03.02.1982 Siauliai (LTU)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Algirdas Paulauskas

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09.09.2005
Lithuania Stun Poland

Lithuania staged a dramatic comeback in the fourth quarter to stun Poland 67-58 and reach the semi-finals of the EuroBasket Women in Turkey.

The Poles, who won the additional qualifying tournament to reach this event, finished fourth in their group to reach the last eight and looked to be heading for an upset of Lithuania.

07.09.2005
Lithuania Stroll To Victory

Lithuania's march towards the last eight of EuroBasket Women continued apace on Wednesday as they crushed Romania 92-56.

Following on from their defeat of defending champions Russia on Tuesday, Lithuania again impressed in Izmir.

Lithuania Beat Russia In Wide Open Group B06.09.2005
Lithuania Defeat Turkey In Final Minute04.09.2005
Serbia & Montenegro Claim First Victory03.09.2005
Lithuania Spring Spanish Upset02.09.2005
Lithuania: Paulauskas Pleased With Progress23.08.2005
Eurobasket Women Roadshow Hits Russia23.04.2005
Turkey To Face Russians28.01.2005
Lina Feeling Good After Latest Lithuania Win23.09.2004
Lithuania Inch Towards Turkey23.09.2004
Lithuania's Lina Ready For Crunch Time20.09.2004

Team

Lithuania
Lithuania
Lithuania

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSS. Linkeviciene13.5
RTI. Vizbariene6.5
ASS. Linkeviciene3.8
STS. Linkeviciene2.3
BSI. Vizbariene1.9

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

02.09.2005vs ESP[W] 74-69
03.09.2005vs SCG[L] 74-77
04.09.2005vs TUR[W] 82-76
06.09.2005vs RUS[W] 80-67
07.09.2005vs ROU[W] 92-56
09.09.2005vs POL[W] 67-58
10.09.2005vs RUS[L] 50-65
11.09.2005vs ESP[L] 65-83

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