NEWS

04.07.2009
Spain Beat Latvia, Belgium Hold Off Turkey

Spain clinched first place in Group B after celebrating their third consecutive triumph in an 81-62 upset of Latvia.

Latvia trailed 39-35 at half-time and were handed a blow when Spain went on an 18-5 run over the next 10 minutes to cruise to victory.

03.07.2009
Spain And Latvia Stay Unbeaten In Group B

Latvia survived a late comeback from Belgium to clinch a 64-61 triumph on the second day of the U18 European Championship for Women.

Leading 63-57 with 30 seconds remaining, Latvia star Sabine Niedola saved the ball from going out of bounds but threw it into the hands of Belgian Jan Raman and she made an easy lay-up.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Serenay Cakmakci 1.82 29.11.1991 Düzce (TUR)  
 5Özlem Copuroglu SG 1.74 05.01.1992 Seyhan (TUR)  
 6Dilara Tongar 1.68 22.02.1991 Bakirköy (TUR)  
 7Pinar Demirok 1.82 06.08.1991 Fatih (TUR)  
 8Rana Derin SG 1.80 26.06.1992 Osmangazi (TUR)  
 9Aysegül Günay PG 1.72 26.10.1992 Izmit (TUR)  
10Özge Yavas PG 1.70 27.06.1991 Konak (TUR)  
11Emel Güler PF 1.83 16.01.1992 Soma (TUR)  
12Pelin Gülbag PG 1.72 01.01.1992 Seyhan (TUR)  
13Esra Ural 1.98 18.08.1991 Mersin (TUR)  
14Özge Turmus 1.87 20.08.1992 Gaziosmanpasa (TUR)  
15Emel Türkyilmaz FC 1.92 24.10.1992 Ayvalik (TUR)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Ayhan Avci
Assistant Coach: Yasin Akinci ,
Halil Demirbilek

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02.07.2009
Latvia And Spain Roll In Group B

Latvia destroyed Turkey 84-50 on Thursday in Södertälje.

Sabine Niedola, a member of Latvia's squad at last month's EuroBasket Women, had a game-high 26 points while team-mate Kristine Vitola contributed 22.

30.06.2009
It's All About Showing Heart For Turkey's Demirok

All eyes in Istanbul are on the Turkey team that is about to play at the U18 European Championship for Women in Sweden.

Seventeen-year-old Pinar Demirok, a 1.82m forward who played on last year's team that finished ninth in Nitra, Slovakia, is with the squad again and she answered these questions by Basketball World News for FIBA Europe.

Team

Turkey
Turkey
Turkey

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSÖ. Yavas17.5
RTE. Ural8.7
ASÖ. Yavas3.3
STA. Günay2.3
BSE. Ural1.7

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

02.07.2009vs LAT[L] 50-88
03.07.2009vs ESP[L] 45-92
04.07.2009vs BEL[L] 49-68
06.07.2009vs SVK[W] 68-47
08.07.2009vs BLR[W] 68-66
10.07.2009vs BUL[W] 87-45

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Staff

Executive Director: Ali Ozsoy
President: Turgay Demirel
Secretary General: Ali Ozsoy
Press contact: Serdar Ates