NEWS

09.08.2008
Greece, Slovenia Avoid Relegation

Two outcomes are already set in the 2008 Young Men European Championship in Riga.

While four teams are still fighting for the medals the identity of the two last teams is known.

03.08.2008
Israel Win Thriller To Advance

Israel survived in Group B after a thrilling and hot temper battle against Georgia with an 84-80 win.

Both teams entered the game knowing the loser will fall to the 13-16 classification games, while the winner would sleep better tonight, and the tension was accordingly.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4George Gulisabedashvili 1.92 11.02.1988 Tbilisi (GEO)  
 5Levan Shengelia 2.05 31.08.1990 Tbilisi (GEO)  
 6George Pirvelashvili 2.00 18.11.1988 Tbilisi (GEO)  
 7Beka Tsivtsivadze 1.90 06.01.1989 Kutaisi (GEO)  
 8Levan Tsekvava PG 1.89 15.10.1989 Sokhumi (GEO)  
 9Giorgi Shermadini 2.16 02.04.1989 Mtskheta (GEO)  
10Irakli Ivaneishvili 1.94 22.12.1989 Tbilisi (GEO)  
11Erekle Jgerenaia 2.00 11.09.1988 Sokhumi (GEO)  
12Giorgi Gaprindashvili 1.88 25.03.1988 Tbilisi (GEO)  
13Richard Matiashvili 2.07 01.01.1989 Tbilisi (GEO)  
14Luka Nozadze 2.07 31.07.1988 Sokhumi (GEO)  
15Levan Patsatsia SF 1.98 24.09.1988 Tbilisi (GEO)  

COACHES

Head Coach: David Ustiashvili
Assistant Coach: Mikheil Beruashvili

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02.08.2008
History For Georgia

After the first day in the 2008 U20 European Championship Men delievered a historical game, with the record set for "Most Three Pointers Made" by a player, day two found its way into the history books as well.

In the closing game of the day Georgia upset Italy 70-63, which isn't the most common outcome in the history of encounters between these two teams.

02.08.2008
Georgia Get Big Win

Georgia gained a huge first win in the tournament with a 70-63 win over Italy in Group B.

The team of coach David Ustiashvili executed their plans to upset the favorites from Italy, in a game that was under their control for 40 minutes.

Turkey Start On Winning Note01.08.2008

Team

Georgia
Georgia
Georgia

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSG. Shermadini21.5
RTG. Shermadini10.5
ASG. Gaprindashvili5.4
STG. Gulisabedashvili1.8
BSG. Shermadini3.7

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

01.08.2008vs TUR[L] 51-69
02.08.2008vs ITA[W] 70-63
03.08.2008vs ISR[L] 80-84
05.08.2008vs BUL[L] 75-90
07.08.2008vs SLO[L] 82-91
09.08.2008vs GRE[L] 67-97

ADMINISTRATION

Office

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Tel.: +995 (32) 223 53 84
Fax: +995 (32) 229 28 90
Email: basket@gol.ge
Web: www.gbf.ge

Staff

President: Mikheil Gabrichidze
Secretary General: George Kartvelishvili