NEWS

17.07.2005
Serbia & Montnegro Win Bronze

Serbia & Montenegro completed the ACI Trading Ltd U20 European Championship Men on Sunday with a bronze medal following their victory over Israel on Sunday.

The game proved to be something of an anti-climax as an emotionally drained Israel, 24 hours after a heart-breaking final second loss to Lithuania, fell quickly behind.

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
 4Iddo Cohen 2.06 19.01.1986 Haifa (ISR)  
 5Elad Eliyahu 1.93 18.03.1985 Jerusalem (ISR)  
 6Itay Greenboim 1.92 18.06.1985 Hadera (ISR)  
 7Nitzan Hanochi SG 1.90 10.06.1986 Kfar Saba (ISR)  
 8Ofir Farhi 1.90 30.05.1986 Tel Aviv (ISR)  
 9Niv Berkowitz PG 1.88 25.04.1986 Tel Aviv (ISR)  
10Gilad Hirsh 1.87 20.03.1985 Kfar-Saba (ISR)  
11Lior Eliyahu SF 2.03 09.09.1985 Tel Aviv (ISR)  
12Avraham Ben Chimol 1.95 22.05.1985 Kfar Sava (ISR)  
13Anton Kazarnovski 2.05 21.01.1985 Moscow (RUS)  
14Jonatan Nir PF 2.04 03.07.1986 Beer Yakov (ISR)  
15Lior Hakmon 2.02 16.12.1985 Hadera (ISR)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Yaakov Gino

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13.07.2005
Italy Beat Israel

Italy are officially the "Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde" team of the ACI Trading Ltd U20 European Championship Men in Chekov after coming back from a huge deficit to stun Israel on Wednesday.

The Italians led hosts Russia by 21 points on Tuesday but lost 76-72, however, one day later Fabrizio Frates' men battled back from 19 points down to win 64-62.

12.07.2005
Israel Bring Greece Back To Earth

Israel have one foot in the semi-finals of the ACI Trading Ltd U20 European Championship Men in Chekhov after a 60-51 triumph over previously unbeaten Greece.

The Eliyahu show - forwards Lior and Elad - combined to score 35 points as the Israelis got their noses in front midway through the second quarter and then turned away several comeback attempts by the Greeks to record victory on the opening day of quarter-final action.

Eliyahu Ready For Next Level11.07.2005
Israel Stun Spain09.07.2005

Team

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TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSL. Eliyahu18.0
RTA. Kazarnovski6.6
ASA. Ben Chimol3.1
STL. Eliyahu2.1
BSA. Kazarnovski0.6

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

08.07.2005vs TUR[W] 73-65
09.07.2005vs ESP[W] 71-65
10.07.2005vs SCG[L] 55-68
12.07.2005vs GRE[W] 60-51
13.07.2005vs ITA[L] 60-64
14.07.2005vs RUS[L] 63-86
16.07.2005vs LTU[L] 66-67
17.07.2005vs SCG[L] 45-63

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