NEWS

20.07.2004
Rodriguez Voted Best in Zaragoza
After Spain’s victory in the European Championship for U18 Men in Zaragoza, there was little doubt that team captain and point guard Sergio Rodriguez was the tournament’s Most Valuable Player.
18.07.2004
5th - 8th Place Classification Games

7th-8th Place Game: Greece 89 Israel 82

In the preliminary round Israel managed to surprise Greece and forced them to fight until the very last second of the group B games to earn the top 8 spot. Today Greece got its revenge, although Israel wasn’t far from another surprise.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Yaroslav Korolev  2.05 07.05.1987 Moscow (RUS)  
 5Ivan Karavaev 1.90 16.02.1986 St. Petersburg (RUS)  
 6Anton Ponkrashov SG 2.00 23.04.1986 St. Petersburg (RUS)  
 7Alexey Prikhodko 2.04 16.01.1986 St. Petersburg (RUS)  
 8Evgeny Voronov SG 1.94 07.05.1986 Stavropolsky reg. (RUS)  
 9Dramir Zibirov 1.87 14.12.1986 Saratovsky (RUS)  
10Mikhail Kautin 2.17 30.05.1986 Tverskaya (RUS)  
11Nikita Shabalkin PF 2.06 09.10.1986 Vladikavkaz (RUS)  
12Valerii Likhodei SF 2.03 23.10.1986 Rostov-na-Donu (RUS)  
13Alexei Samisko   28.03.1986 Neftejugansk (RUS)  
14Anton Dudukin 2.10 14.05.1986 Buzuluk (RUS)  
15Nikita Kurbanov SF 2.02 05.10.1986 Moscow (RUS)  

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17.07.2004
Classification Games: Russia 80 Greece 74

The Greeks missed the semi-finals by one point, while Russia's ambitions were hit in the head by Spain, but both teams arrived today with big plans to participate in the 5-6 game.

16.07.2004
Round-Up and Quarter-Final Report: Spain 101 Russia 81

Two teams from each preliminary round group will play tomorrow night in the Semi-finals of the U18 European Championship. Spain – Italy, France – Turkey. Three of the teams had a pretty easy job and won their games by 20 points or more. France put an end to the cinderela story of Israel with a 23 point win, Turkey eliminated Serbia & Montenegro with a 20 point win while Spain jumped over Russia with a 20 point win of its own. Italy was the only team that had to fight for its place in the Semi-finals, and it was one hell of a fight. It took an overtime and a last second missed shot by Greece to give the Italians a ride to the Semi-finals.

Keeping it in the Family - Yaroslav Korolev07.07.2004
2004 European Championship for U18 Men Field Set06.04.2004

Team

Russia
Russia
Russia

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSN. Shabalkin15.8
RTN. Shabalkin9.3
ASD. Zibirov2.0
STD. Zibirov3.0
BSN. Shabalkin1.0

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

06.08.2003vs BUL[W] 76-70
07.08.2003vs HUN[W] 79-64
08.08.2003vs CYP[W] 86-55
09.08.2003vs ISR[W] 77-65

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