NEWS

16.07.2006
Slovenia Ends Israel Championship Hopes

Israel's hopes of advancing to the quarter-final round of the Ostchem U20 European Championship Men were struck a fatal blow by Slovenia on Sunday.

Slovenia needed to win by a minimum of 3 points to ensure top place in Group A, while a victory for Israel or loss by 2 points or less would have been enough to advance.

15.07.2006
Israeli Late Show Beats Hungary

Jonatan Nir scored the go-ahead basket with less than two minutes remaining to lift Israel to a 72-68 come-from-behind victory over Hungary in Group B.

Following Friday's heart-thumping, 66-64 triumph over Italy, Israel looked to be headed for defeat one day later for at half-time they trailed 45-30.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Dori Assaf PG 1.78 08.07.1987 Hendon, London (ENG)  
 5Noam Matalon SG 1.97 08.04.1987 Rehovot (ISR)  
 6Nitzan Hanochi SG 1.90 10.06.1986 Kfar Saba (ISR)  
 7Nir Golan PG 1.80 24.07.1986 Kfar-Saba (ISR)  
 8Ofir Farhi 1.90 30.05.1986 Tel Aviv (ISR)  
 9Niv Berkowitz PG 1.88 25.04.1986 Tel Aviv (ISR)  
10Jonatan Nir PF 2.04 03.07.1986 Beer Yakov (ISR)  
11Elishay Kadir PF 2.02 04.11.1987 Tel-Aviv Yafo (ISR)  
12Yogev Ohayon PG 1.91 24.04.1987 Tzfat (ISR)  
13Daniel Gur Arie 1.98 09.05.1987 Petah - Tikva (ISR)  
14Iftach Bouchman SF 1.96 02.12.1986 Tel Aviv Yafo (ISR)  
15Iddo Cohen 2.06 19.01.1986 Haifa (ISR)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Yaakov Gino

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14.07.2006
Israel Win Thriller Over Italy

Nitzan Yehuda Hanochi led Israel with 15 points against Italy in their Group B encounter on the opening day of the Ostchem U20 European Championship Men in Izmir.

His most important contribution came with just four seconds remaining as Hanochi's lay-up lifted Israel to a 66-64 victory.

Team

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Israel
Israel

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSJ. Nir14.0
RTJ. Nir7.8
ASY. Ohayon2.5
STN. Hanochi2.3
BSE. Kadir0.4

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

14.07.2006vs ITA[W] 66-64
15.07.2006vs HUN[W] 72-68
16.07.2006vs SLO[L] 68-73
18.07.2006vs GER[W] 67-64
19.07.2006vs BUL[L] 64-77
20.07.2006vs LAT[W] 95-73
22.07.2006vs RUS[L] 61-66
23.07.2006vs ESP[L] 74-82

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