BC Triumph Thump AEL To Clinch Third

BC Triumph signed off from the EuroChallenge Final Four on Sunday in Bologna with a 94-82 win over Proteas EKA AEL.

Stanislav Eremine's Triumph, edged 81-78 by Cholet Basket in their Semi-Final on Friday, got 20 points in the first 12 minutes of the game from Sergey Toporov.

Virtus Romp After Third-Quarter Burst

Virtus Bologna set up a dream title game for Italian fans at the EuroChallenge Final Four after rolling to an 83-69 home triumph over Proteas EKA AEL on Friday night at the FuturShow Station.

The Cypriot club gave Virtus fits for a half but Matteo Boniciolli's team pulled away for a decisive victory and will now face Cholet Basket for the championship.



NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Epifaneios Kampanellis GF 1.93 15.11.1992 Athens (GRE)  
 Christos Loizides 2.06 26.05.1991 Limassol (CYP)  
 Marios Palalas PG 1.87 14.11.1991 Limassol (CYP)  
 Grigoris Pantouris SF 1.90 22.07.1982 Limassol (CYP)  
 Aleksandar Radojevic 2.20 08.08.1976 Trebinje (BIH)  
 4Alexandros Liatsos 2.00 18.11.1980 Nicosia (CYP)  
 5Darrel Mitchell PG 1.80 03.05.1984 LA (USA)  
 6Milan Dozet SF 2.03 12.05.1979 Gospic (CRO)  
 7Quincy Taylor SG 1.96 26.07.1982 AL (USA)  
 8Michalis Kounounis PG 1.94 27.04.1981 Limassol (CYP)  
 9Vujadin Subotic SF 1.96 18.12.1981 Kotor (MNE)  
10Georgios Palalas PG 1.85 20.03.1981 Limassol (CYP)  
11LaVell Blanchard 2.01 23.02.1981 Ann Arbor, MI (USA)  
12Goran Nikolic FC 2.06 01.07.1976 Niksic (MNE)  
13Haris Mujezinovic PF 2.05 21.01.1974 Visoko (BIH)  
14Goran Jeretin PG 1.92 17.09.1979 Niksic (MNE)  


Head Coach: Miroslav Nikolic

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Bologna To Host EuroChallenge Final Four

FIBA Europe announced on Friday that the 2009 EuroChallenge Final Four will be held in the historic Italian city of Bologna, home of Final Four participant Virtus BolognaFiere.

The event will begin on the 24th of April with the Semifinals and culminate two days later when a champion will be crowned.

Proteas EKA AEL Dismiss Raca And Appoint Nikolic

Dragan Raca led Proteas EKA AEL into the EuroChallenge Final Four but he won't coach the outfit in the competition's showpiece event after being dismissed by the club over the weekend.

After falling behind 2-0 in the Cypriot league's play-off semi-finals to APOEL, AEL have shown Raca and his assistant coaches Mike Protics and Thanasis Mastoris the door and replaced them with Serbian Miroslav Nikolic.

Proteas Fight Back To Reach Final Four Again19.03.2009
Experienced Proteas Turn Back Brave Amsterdam17.03.2009
Proteas Finish Off Rostov For Fifth Win In Top 1610.03.2009
Ural Great Blow Out Proteas To Stay Alive In EuroChallenge03.03.2009
Proteas Cruise To Easy Victory24.02.2009
Proteas Pull Away As Rostov Hit Late Drought10.02.2009
Proteas Pull Away In Third Quarter For Big Win Over Ural Great03.02.2009
Proteas Leave It Late But Win At Cajasol27.01.2009
Mujezinovic Fires Proteas Into Next Round13.01.2009
Proteas Cruise Past EiffelTowers06.01.2009


Proteas EKA AEL
Proteas EKA AEL


PTSQ. Taylor16.3
RTH. Mujezinovic6.5
ASD. Mitchell3.6
STQ. Taylor1.7
BSA. Radojevic0.4


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14.10.2008vs BC Donetsk65-65 (A)
22.10.2008vs BC Donetsk[W] 79-55 (H)
04.11.2008vs Banvit BC[W] 100-93 (A)
11.11.2008vs Banvit BC[W] 89-72 (H)
25.11.2008vs BC Siauliai[W] 102-76 (H)
02.12.2008vs EiffelTowers[L] 76-87 (A)
09.12.2008vs Allianz Swans[W] 86-62 (H)
18.12.2008vs BC Siauliai[L] 75-77 (A)
06.01.2009vs EiffelTowers[W] 95-77 (H)
13.01.2009vs Allianz Swans[W] 85-77 (A)
27.01.2009vs Cajasol[W] 64-56 (A)
03.02.2009vs Ural Great[W] 102-75 (H)
10.02.2009vs Lokomotiv Rostov[W] 87-69 (A)
24.02.2009vs Cajasol[W] 88-78 (H)
03.03.2009vs Ural Great[L] 57-83 (A)
10.03.2009vs Lokomotiv Rostov[W] 74-60 (H)
17.03.2009vs EclipseJet MyGuide[W] 82-72 (H)
19.03.2009vs EclipseJet MyGuide[W] 83-72 (A)
24.04.2009vs Virtus BolognaFiere[L] 69-83
26.04.2009vs BC Triumph[L] 82-94


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