NEWS

31.08.2007
Hungary Safeguard Status

Sweden put up a superb fight but Hungary won the day to secure their place in EuroBasket Division A while condemning the Scandinavians to relegation.

The Hungarians led just 57-54 with a little more than six minutes remaining but gradually pulled away for a 75-64 triumph.

30.08.2007
Hungarians Lower Boom On Denmark

Hungary hammered Denmark 101-70 on Thursday setting up a showdown with Sweden Friday, for the right to stay in Division A.

After a cruel additional qualifying tournament for EuroBasket 2007 which saw the Hungarians win two of their four games, just as group opponents Bosnia-Herzegovina and Bulgaria, yet drop into the relegation scrap, Istvan Nemeth and his teammates showed their class with a comprehensive victory.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Gabor Denes SF 1.90 10.02.1982 Sárvár (HUN)  
 Csaba Ferencz SF 1.94 24.05.1985 Körmend (HUN)  
 Roland Hendlein PF 2.08 18.01.1986 Kaposvár (HUN)  
 László Simon SG 1.90 18.01.1986 Nagykanizsa (HUN)  
 Jozsef Szendrei PF 2.03 19.06.1979 Szolnok (HUN)  
 4Balazs Simon PG 1.85 19.02.1980 Kaposvár (HUN)  
 5Akos Horvath SF 1.92 04.03.1981 Budapest (HUN)  
 6Marton Bader 2.11 23.09.1980 Budapest (HUN)  
 7Peter Lorant PF 2.06 23.10.1985 Budapest (HUN)  
 8Marton Fodor PG 1.92 01.09.1981 Körmend (HUN)  
 9Zoltán Bencze 2.12 14.07.1981 Györ (HUN)  
10András Molnár GF 1.94 10.09.1983 Szeged (HUN)  
11Tamás Kámán 2.00 18.02.1979 Zalaegerszeg (HUN)  
12Gergely Fodor SG 1.93 25.08.1977 Körmend (HUN)  
13Robert Gulyas 2.13 28.07.1974 Dombovár (HUN)  
14Zoltan Horvath 2.07 27.09.1979 Satu Mare (ROU)  
15Istvan Nemeth PG 1.88 16.11.1979 Körmend (HUN)  

More Headlines

26.08.2007
BIH Lose But Advance

Bosnia-Herzegovina lost 74-70 at home to Hungary on Saturday night but still finished top of Group A to advance to the next phase of the additional qualifying tournament in Spain.

All three teams in the group finished with two wins, and two losses, but the order of finish after the goal differential tie-breaker saw Bosnia in first, Bulgaria in second and Hungary in third.

22.08.2007
Hungary Beat Bulgaria To Set Up Thrilling Saturday

Istvan Nemeth poured in 27 points to help fire Hungary past Bulgaria and keep alive their hopes of reaching the next stage of the additional qualiying tournament in Spain.

The Bulgarians could have won for the third time in four games, but lost 74-67.

Bosnia & Herzegovina Too Much For Hungary16.08.2007
Free Throw Agony As Hungary Fall At Bulgaria11.08.2007
Third Quarter Charge Lifts Hungary 16.09.2006
The Road To EuroBasket 200715.09.2006
Welsch Carries Czech Republic13.09.2006
Russia See Off Late Hungary Challenge09.09.2006
Hungary Prevail As Belgium Go Cold 06.09.2006
Welsch Lifts Czechs Again03.09.2006
Savrasenko, Holden Lead Russia Past Hungary31.08.2006

Team

Hungary
Hungary

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSI. Nemeth15.3
RTM. Bader7.8
ASB. Simon3.9
STI. Nemeth1.1
BSM. Bader0.5

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

31.08.2006vs RUS[L] 62-82 (A)
03.09.2006vs CZE[L] 76-80 (H)
06.09.2006vs BEL[W] 73-59 (A)
09.09.2006vs RUS[L] 70-76 (H)
13.09.2006vs CZE[L] 64-83 (A)
16.09.2006vs BEL[W] 75-59 (H)
11.08.2007vs BUL[L] 74-79 (A)
15.08.2007vs BIH[L] 68-83 (H)
22.08.2007vs BUL[W] 74-67 (H)
25.08.2007vs BIH[W] 74-70 (A)
30.08.2007vs DEN[W] 101-70
31.08.2007vs SWE[W] 75-64

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