NEWS

17.07.2005
Russia Champions!

Russia are the 2005 ACI Trading Ltd U20 European Champions after a 61-53 defeat against Lithuania in Sunday’s final.

In a mistake-filled, tension-packed contest, it was Russia who were able to just do enough to edge their counterparts after an enthralling 40 minutes.

16.07.2005
Lithuania Defeat Israel In Final Seconds

It took Lithuania almost 36 minutes to grab a meaningful lead in their semi-final against Israel at the ACI Trading Ltd U20 European Championship Men in Chekov on Saturday evening.

But once they had the advantage, the Lithuanians held on for a thrilling victory that sees them through to Sunday's final against hosts Russia.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Modestas Sidlauskas 1.93 01.04.1985 Kaunas (LTU)  
 5Rolandas Alijevas 1.92 20.01.1985 Kaunas (LTU)  
 6Jonas Maciulis 1.98 10.02.1985 Kaunas (LTU)  
 7Mantas Kalnietis PG 1.95 06.09.1986 Kaunas (LTU)  
 8Renaldas Seibutis GF 1.96 23.07.1985 Mazeikiai (LTU)  
 9Mantas Ruikis 1.96 28.06.1985 Klaipeda (LTU)  
10Arturas Jomantas SG 2.00 04.05.1985 Skuodas (LTU)  
11Tomas Algio Jasiulionis 2.08 11.01.1986 Utena (LTU)  
12Martynas Mazeika 1.92 29.01.1985 Klaipedos (LTU)  
13Laimonas Kisielius 1.98 24.01.1985 Vilnius (LTU)  
14Aurimas Truskauskas 2.02 30.01.1985 Vilnius (LTU)  
15Juozas Ramanauskas 2.07 29.01.1985 Kaunas (LTU)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Rimas Kurtinaitis

More Headlines

13.07.2005
Lithuania Withstand Serbia & Montenegro Challenge

In what could very well be a preview of Sunday's final, Lithuania and Serbia & Montenegro met on Wednesday at the ACI Trading Ltd U20 European Championship in Chekov.

Both sides were unbeaten going into the contest, but it was Lithuania who managed to keep their 100% record intact, defeating Serbia & Montenegro 62-67 in a tightly contested game.

12.07.2005
Lithuania On Track

Lithuania preserved their 100% winning record at the ACI Trading Ltd U20 European Championship Men in Chekov on Tuesday with an 87-65 win over France.

Despite the eventual 22-point margin, Lithuania were made to work for the victory and faced easily their toughest challenge of the tournament so far.

Lithuania Top Dogs10.07.2005
U20 Day 2 Action - Lithuania Remain Impressive09.07.2005

Team

Lithuania
Lithuania
Lithuania

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSR. Seibutis17.4
RTA. Jomantas6.1
ASA. Jomantas2.6
STJ. Maciulis2.5
BSJ. Ramanauskas0.6

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

08.07.2005vs ITA[W] 109-77
09.07.2005vs BLR[W] 93-49
10.07.2005vs CZE[W] 101-57
12.07.2005vs FRA[W] 87-65
13.07.2005vs SCG[W] 67-62
14.07.2005vs LAT[L] 74-77
16.07.2005vs ISR[W] 67-66
17.07.2005vs RUS[L] 53-61

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