Italy have comfortably completed the Samsung U18 European Championship with a win, defeating Bulgaria 84-65 to finish the tournament in seventh position.
It looked like a game that was going down to the wire until Latvia went on a 19-0 run in the fourth quarter to put all Bulgarian hopes to an end.
Latvia have confirmed a spot in Sunday's game to decide fifth and sixth place at the Samsung U18 European Championship, defeating Bulgaria 81-64.
Bulgaria looked set to upset Serbia in theri quarter-final but the Serbians, led by Stefan Pot, showed their class in the second half, booking their semi-final spot.
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