HEADLINES

Russia 78 Spain 7127.09.2003
Spain Aim For Historic Win27.09.2003
Slovak Republic 80 Belgium 8627.09.2003
Poland 66 Czech Republic 7427.09.2003
France 83 Serbia & Montenegro 6127.09.2003
Greece 85 Hungary 8327.09.2003
Ukraine 107 Israel 8727.09.2003
Spain 76 Serbia & Montenegro 6426.09.2003
France 66 Russia 7926.09.2003
Slovakia 61 Poland 7826.09.2003

GALLERY

NEWS

28.09.2003
Czech Mate - Russia capture European Crown

The Russian women´s wait for a first major title since the breakup of the Soviet Union is over.

Russia, taking on the unbeaten Czech Republic in the final of the European Championships in Greece, snatched the gold medal in a 59-56 thriller.

28.09.2003
Never-Say-Die Spain Stun Poles And Reach Olympics

Never count out the Spanish women.

Spain stormed back from a 17-point deficit in the final quarter on Sunday to stun Poland in the bronze medal game of the European Championships and qualify for the Olympics for the first time in their history.

28.09.2003
European Championship for Women All-Tournament Team
The following players were elected to the European Championship for Women All-Tournament Team:
28.09.2003
Belgium 75 France 94

France came to Greece looking to defend the title they captured on home soil two years ago but they leave without a medal, and miss out on the Olympics.

At least they depart the beautiful coastal city of Patras on a winning note, seeing off a determined Belgium 94-75 on Sunday in the last classification game.

28.09.2003
Slovakia 68 Serbia & Montenegro 67

Slovakia prevailed 68-67 over Serbia & Montenegro to clinch seventh place in the European Championships here in Patras.

Ljubi Drljaca scored to give the Serbo-Montenegrins a 67-66 advantage with just 24 seconds left.

SCOREBOARD - FINAL

SCOREBOARD - GAME FOR 3RD PLACE

SCOREBOARD - GAME FOR 5TH PLACE

SCOREBOARD - GAME FOR 7TH PLACE

FINAL STANDINGS

 Team
1.flagRussia
2.flagCzech Republic
3.flagSpain
4.flagPoland
5.flagFrance
6.flagBelgium
7.flagSlovak Republic
8.flagSerbia & Montenegro
9.flagGreece
10.flagHungary
11.flagUkraine
12.flagIsrael

FINAL

GAME FOR 3RD PLACE

Finals

Poland
   
Spain
8187

GAME FOR 5TH PLACE

Finals

Belgium
   
France
7594

GAME FOR 7TH PLACE

LEADING SCORERS

Lucie Blahuskova

CZE
Born : 21.06.1980
Height: 1.90

Avg: 21.6

NameAvg.
1.Blahuskova, L. 21.6
2.Valdemoro, A. 19.4
3.Wauters, A. 18.8
4.Mizrachi, L. 18.1
5.Bibrzycka, A. 16.1

LEADING REBOUNDERS

Malgorzata Dydek

POL
Born : 28.04.1974
Height: 2.13

Avg: 12.9

NameAvg.
1.Dydek, M. 12.9
2.Wauters, A. 11.6
3.Baranova, E. 10.0
4.Stepanova, M. 8.3
5.Alyoshkina, L. 8.2

ASSISTS LEADERS

Catherine Melain

FRA
Born : 19.05.1974
Height: 1.83

Avg: 4.8

NameAvg.
1.Melain, C. 4.8
2.Hamzova, R. 4.4
3.Sauret-Gillespie, A. 3.9
4.Ivanyi, D. 3.7
5.Wlazlak, S. 3.4