NEWS

20.08.2006
Rubio's 51 Carry Spain To Gold Medal

Ricard Rubio had a performance for the ages in Spain's thrilling 110-106 double overtime victory in the gold medal game of the Termosteps U16 European Championship in Spain.

Rubio, the tournament’s Most Valuable Player, tallied the highest total in FIBA Europe youth competition play this summer with an astounding 51 points, three of which came on a buzzer-beating half-court three-pointer that sent the game into overtime.

20.08.2006
Serbia & Montenegro Win Bronze

Serbia & Montenegro won the battle for third place after defeating Croatia 85-69.

It was anyone's game heading into the last period, with Serbia & Montenegro holding only a slight advantage at 57-54.

19.08.2006
Russia Into Final

An electric performance by Teymuraz Babunashvili (pictured) helped guide Russia into the final of the Termosteps U16 European Championship at the expense of Serbia & Montenegro on Saturday.

The 1.86m guard scored 20 points, had five assists and pulled down four boards as his team won 82-74 in the first semi-final in Spain.

SCOREBOARD

Preliminary Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Turkey33/0225/1996
2. Italy32/1230/2175
3. Latvia31/2217/1864
4. Portugal30/3162/2323
Latvia   Italy
6777
11-32   18-11   27-12   11-22  
Turkey   Portugal
6761
14-21   14-10   28-12   11-18  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Spain33/0261/2126
2. Russia32/1220/2165
3. Germany31/2213/2314
4. Slovenia30/3200/2353
Slovenia   Russia
5773
7-26   16-12   13-20   21-15  
Spain   Germany
9063
25-22   24-11   20-23   21-7  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Croatia32/1230/2345
2. Serbia & Montenegro32/1244/2335
3. Greece31/2237/2424
4. Lithuania31/2229/2314
Serbia & Montenegro   Croatia
6977
18-19   15-11   22-25   14-22  
Lithuania   Greece
6580
18-13   9-18   20-21   18-28  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. France33/0260/1656
2. Israel32/1198/2015
3. Ukraine31/2190/2084
4. Iceland30/3182/2563
Israel   Ukraine
7770
17-13   16-15   14-18   16-17   14-7  
France   Iceland
11565
25-11   38-11   22-16   30-27  

Classification Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Greece33/0239/1876
2. Latvia32/1229/1845
3. Slovenia31/2209/2124
4. Iceland30/3180/2743
Greece   Iceland
9568
14-18   22-7   28-16   31-27  
Latvia   Slovenia
7763
16-21   22-13   23-11   16-18  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Lithuania33/0253/2046
2. Ukraine32/1226/2075
3. Portugal31/2226/2444
4. Germany30/3191/2413
Portugal   Germany
7665
15-20   15-6   18-24   28-15  
Lithuania   Ukraine
7758
24-14   14-19   21-11   18-14  

Quarter-Final Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Russia33/0265/2256
2. Croatia32/1214/1975
3. Turkey31/2225/2134
4. Israel30/3202/2713
Croatia   Israel
8157
27-15   16-13   14-15   24-14  
Turkey   Russia
7981
22-9   15-17   24-27   18-28  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Spain33/0259/2146
2. Serbia & Montenegro32/1255/2325
3. Italy31/2207/2224
4. France30/3196/2493
Serbia & Montenegro   France
9868
27-16   22-15   24-20   25-17  
Italy   Spain
7279
23-24   16-22   19-17   14-16  

Classification Games for 9th to 16th place

Slovenia   Germany
8571
16-8   18-19   22-25   29-19  
Iceland   Portugal
7084
12-24   22-18   19-23   17-19  
Greece   Ukraine
7359
24-16   21-13   15-14   13-16  
Latvia   Lithuania
8393
23-24   17-13   19-23   24-33  

Classification Games for 5th to 8th place

Turkey   France
6785
16-18   25-16   13-28   13-23  
Israel   Italy
5469
19-14   17-16   3-22   15-17  

Semi-Finals

Russia   Serbia & Montenegro
8274
19-22   23-22   20-14   20-16  
Croatia   Spain
82106
19-38   19-17   21-21   23-30  

Game for 15th and 16th place

Germany   Iceland
10379
23-30   40-17   20-18   20-14  

Game for 13th and 14th place

Slovenia   Portugal
7859
23-12   20-13   20-22   15-12  

Game for 11th and 12th place

Ukraine   Latvia
5973
17-17   15-27   16-18   11-11  

Game for 9th and 10th place

Greece   Lithuania
7976
26-18   18-22   13-19   22-17  

Game for 7th and 8th place

Turkey   Israel
6466
34-16   10-16   9-19   11-15  

Game for 5th and 6th place

France   Italy
6757
11-10   22-14   18-16   16-17  

Game for 3rd and 4th place

Serbia & Montenegro   Croatia
8569
30-18   8-17   19-19   28-15  

Final

Russia   Spain
106110
28-22   18-23   12-18   29-24   12-12   7-11  

HEADLINES

Russia Into Final19.08.2006
Rubio And Jodar Help Put Spain In Finals19.08.2006
Rubio Shines Again As Spain Defeat Italy18.08.2006
Zubcic Leads Croatia Over Israel18.08.2006
Serbia & Montenegro Soundly Defeat France18.08.2006
Russia Edge Turkey, Advance To Semis18.08.2006
Spain Remain Undefeated Following Thrashing Of France17.08.2006
Musli Leads Serbia & Montenegro 17.08.2006
Croatia Hold Off Turkey17.08.2006
Rubio Leads Spain 16.08.2006

FINAL STANDINGS

 Team
1.flagSpain
2.flagRussia
3.flagSerbia & Montenegro
4.flagCroatia
5.flagFrance
6.flagItaly
7.flagIsrael
8.flagTurkey
9.flagGreece
10.flagLithuania
11.flagLatvia
12.flagUkraine
13.flagSlovenia
14.flagPortugal
15.flagGermany
16.flagIceland

PHOTO GALLERY

STATISTICS

Points

Ricky Rubio

ESP
Born : 21.10.1990
Height: 1.93

Avg: 23.3

NameAvg.
1.Rubio, R. 23.3
2.Muric, D. 20.6
3.Pappas, N. 18.4
4.Correia, D. 17.0
5.Hülsewede, R. 16.1

Rebounds

Ricky Rubio

ESP
Born : 21.10.1990
Height: 1.93

Avg: 12.8

NameAvg.
1.Rubio, R. 12.8
2.Natyazhko, K. 12.5
3.Muric, D. 10.4
4.Musli, D. 10.3
5.Campani, L. 9.4

Assists

Ricky Rubio

ESP
Born : 21.10.1990
Height: 1.93

Avg: 7.1

NameAvg.
1.Rubio, R. 7.1
2.Albicy, A. 3.4
3.Zadnik, U. 3.3
4.Vlahovic, A. 2.9
5.Leonard, C. 2.6