Ukraine Claim Fifth Place, Turkey Seventh
Alina Iagupova and Olesia Malashenko combined for 45 points to lead Ukraine to an 82-64 victory over Lithuania to claim fifth place at the U20 European Championship for Women.

Burcu Cigli and Safiye Karaman both scored 13 points and Ozge Yavas added 12 points as Turkey knocked off Serbia 68-46 to finish seventh in the tournament.
Lithuania And Ukraine To Play For Fifth
Lithuania and Ukraine will face off for fifth place at the U20 European Championship for Women after they beat Serbia and Turkey, respectively, in the 5th-8th place classification games.

Giedre Paugaite collected 19 points, 12 rebounds, three steals and four blocks in leading Lithuania to a 63-59 victory over Serbia. And Alina Iagupova had 26 points, seven rebounds, 11 assists, six steals and three blocks as Ukraine beat Turkey 74-55.



NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Olga Khalimonchuk PF 1.85 24.07.1990 Odessa (UKR)  
 5Kateryna Polyanychka SG 1.80 30.01.1990 Ahtubinsk (RUS)  
 6Alina Iagupova GF 1.83 09.02.1992 Dnepropetrovsk (UKR)  
 7Nadiia Rykulska PG 1.72 20.03.1991 Kiev (UKR)  
 8Krystyna Matsko 1.81 15.06.1991 Ivano-Frankivsk (UKR)  
 9Olga Maznichenko 1.87 24.07.1991 Myrhorod (UKR)  
10Kateryna Dorogobuzova SF 1.85 28.06.1990 Odessa Region (UKR)  
11Natalija Gavryliuk GF 1.82 23.04.1990 Vinnytsa (UKR)  
12Olesia Malashenko PF 1.91 21.02.1991 Kishinev (MDA)  
13Yuliya Berezynets 1.76 23.04.1990 Kiev (UKR)  
14Ganna Ieremeichuk PG 1.85 07.05.1990 Rivne (UKR)  
15Kateryna Rymarenko SF 1.84 03.04.1990 Simpheropol (UKR)  


Head Coach: Yevheniy Filozof
Assistant Coach: Leonid Tsay

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Spain Narrowly Avoid Upset At Hands Of Ukraine
Marta Xargay made two free throws with 6.5 seconds left to give Spain a spot in the semi-finals of the U20 European Championship for Women with a 75-74 victory over Ukraine, who saw Olesia Malashenko's jumper with 1.5 seconds remaining bounce off the rim and out.

Xargay had 18 points, six rebounds, four assists and two steals while Leonor Rodriguez scored 20 points and Vega Gimeno added 14 points for Spain, who will play either hosts Latvia or Turkey for a spot in Sunday's final.
Ukraine Punch Quarter-Final Ticket
Olesia Malashenko and Alina Iagupova combined for 41 points as Ukraine booked the final spot for the quarter-finals - a date with Spain - by knocking off Poland 67-50 at the U20 European Championship for Women.

Malashenko had 20 points and 14 rebounds while Iagupova collected 21 points, nine rebounds, six assists and five steals in helping Ukraine finish fourth in the qualifying round Group E with a 2-3 record. Olga Maznichenko chipped in 12 points, eight rebounds and five assists.
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Group B: Russia Hold Off Latvia, Ukraine Crush Sweden16.07.2010
Group B: Russia Win Nail-Biter, Latvia All Over Sweden15.07.2010
Tsai, Ukraine Hope They're Ready For Liepaja14.07.2010
Malashenko Hungry For Success25.05.2010




PTSO. Malashenko17.8
RTO. Malashenko9.6
ASA. Iagupova5.9
STA. Iagupova3.1
BSO. Malashenko1.6


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15.07.2010vs RUS[L] 74-79
16.07.2010vs SWE[W] 89-58
17.07.2010vs LAT[L] 61-90
19.07.2010vs FRA[L] 66-80
20.07.2010vs NED[W] 86-73
21.07.2010vs POL[W] 67-50
23.07.2010vs ESP[L] 74-75
24.07.2010vs TUR[W] 74-55
25.07.2010vs LTU[W] 82-64



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