NEWS

24.07.2005
Serbia & Montenegro Celebrate Title

Hosts Serbia & Montenegro were crowned U18 men's champions of Europe on Sunday evening as they beat Turkey 78-61 in the final.

The home team never lost control of a match they dominated more or less from the outset and, although they never gave up, the Turks could never quite get back on terms.

24.07.2005
Labovic Scoops MVP Honours

Serbia & Montenegro's Dragan Labovic was awarded tournament MVP honours, following his side's final defeat of Turkey at the U18 European Championship in Belgrade on Sunday.

Labovic had a game high 21 points in Serbia & Montenegro's 78-61 victory over Turkey, along with 6 rebounds.

23.07.2005
Turkey To Play Serbia & Montenegro In Final

Hosts Serbia & Montenegro will play Turkey in Sunday's U18 European Championship Men final.

The home side dispatched Italy 77-64 in their semi-final in front of 6000 fans while the Turks edged Spain 78-77 in the other match.

SCOREBOARD

Preliminary Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. France33/0230/1946
2. Russia32/1260/2245
3. Germany31/2225/2584
4. Lithuania30/3213/2523
Germany   Lithuania
8784
31-29   15-22   19-20   22-13  
France   Russia
8071
22-22   22-22   17-12   19-15  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Spain33/0263/2356
2. Latvia32/1250/2235
3. Greece31/2253/2314
4. Belgium30/3202/2793
Belgium   Latvia
6487
19-25   14-17   16-16   15-29  
Spain   Greece
8382
32-21   13-24   24-18   14-19  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Italy32/1178/1625
2. Israel32/1213/1855
3. Slovenia32/1170/1725
4. Bulgaria30/3160/2023
Slovenia   Bulgaria
5444
18-12   16-16   12-13   8-3  
Italy   Israel
5659
13-16   14-13   12-13   17-17  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Serbia & Mont.33/0275/2206
2. Turkey32/1234/1925
3. Poland31/2185/2594
4. Croatia30/3222/2453
Poland   Croatia
6966
11-15   19-22   16-12   23-17  
Turkey   Serbia & Mont.
6971
18-21   13-22   24-16   14-12  

Quarter-Final Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Turkey33/0217/1896
2. Italy32/1234/2365
3. France31/2218/2024
4. Latvia30/3194/2363
France   Latvia
8358
28-19   19-10   17-11   19-18  
Italy   Turkey
6985
20-18   20-29   19-17   10-21  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Serbia & Mont.33/0221/1926
2. Spain32/1225/2125
3. Russia31/2243/2404
4. Israel30/3209/2543
Russia   Spain
8086
20-23   22-18   19-20   19-25  
Israel   Serbia & Mont.
6876
14-31   20-15   22-13   12-17  

Classification Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Slovenia33/0206/1826
2. Croatia32/1242/1995
3. Germany31/2206/2254
4. Belgium30/3192/2403
Germany   Belgium
7768
23-18   17-12   23-13  
Slovenia   Croatia
6959
14-16   15-20   25-14   15-9  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Lithuania32/1244/2015
2. Bulgaria32/1240/2255
3. Greece32/1223/2395
4. Poland30/3211/2533
Lithuania   Greece
10154
23-6   27-18   28-22   23-8  
Bulgaria   Poland
9076
28-10   22-22   16-23   24-21  

Classification Games for 9th to 16th place

Slovenia   Bulgaria
8259
18-15   16-12   30-15   18-17  
Croatia   Lithuania
8288
19-21   22-15   16-26   25-26  
Germany   Poland
8658
23-6   26-21   14-20   23-11  
Belgium   Greece
8791
19-18   28-33   23-24   17-16  

Classification Games for 5th to 8th place

France   Israel
7766
25-20   26-16   11-20   15-10  
Latvia   Russia
6474
19-23   16-20   9-22   20-9  

Semi-Finals

Italy   Serbia & Mont.
6477
11-22   11-11   22-24   20-20  
Turkey   Spain
7978
13-22   29-20   24-21   13-15  

Placings 15th and 16th

Poland   Belgium
7471
16-23   20-19   23-16   15-13  

Placings 13th and 14th

Germany   Greece
7278
25-23   17-14   16-18   14-23  

Placings 11th and 12th

Bulgaria   Croatia
7896
21-34   22-20   17-22   18-20  

Placings 9th and 10th

Slovenia   Lithuania
7379
18-21   21-16   23-21   11-21  

Placings 7th and 8th

Israel   Latvia
7753
17-19   22-9   14-16   24-9  

Placings 5th and 6th

France   Russia
8587
24-31   20-19   18-23   23-14  

Placings 3rd and 4th

Spain   Italy
8388
13-20   26-15   17-22   27-31  

Final

Turkey   Serbia & Mont.
6178
13-19   12-20   14-13   22-26  

HEADLINES

Turkey To Play Serbia & Montenegro In Final23.07.2005
Spain: Antelo Targets Glory22.07.2005
Spain Into Semi-Finals21.07.2005
Serbia & Montenegro And Turkey Advance21.07.2005
Italy Survive French Scare20.07.2005
Russians Back On Winning Track20.07.2005
Italy: Datome Out To Impress In Belgrade20.07.2005
Serbia & Montenegro Continue Unbeaten Run19.07.2005
Spain and Italy Open Quarter-Final Round With Wins19.07.2005
Israel And Italy Advance17.07.2005

FINAL STANDINGS

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

PHOTO GALLERY

STATISTICS

Points

Ernests Kalve

LAT
Born : 04.04.1987
Height: 2.00

Avg: 22.5

NameAvg.
1.Kalve, E. 22.5
2.Antelo, J. 21.4
3.Gecevicius, M. 19.1
4.Zavoruev, V. 18.9
5.Datome, L. 18.6

Rebounds

Jose Angel Antelo

ESP
Born : 07.05.1987
Height: 2.01

Avg: 13.8

NameAvg.
1.Antelo, J. 13.8
2.Vidmar, G. 9.6
3.Rey, X. 9.3
4.Savas, O. 9.1
5.Butkevicius, P. 9.1

Assists

Yogev Ohayon

ISR
Born : 24.04.1987
Height: 1.91

Avg: 5.1

NameAvg.
1.Ohayon, Y. 5.1
2.Ugrinoski, A. 4.9
3.Teodosic, M. 4.6
4.Curti, A. 4.0
5.Akyol, C. 3.9