Bourges Basket have confirmed key duo Cathy Melain and Celine Dumerc have signed fresh deals with the club.
Melain, the former France forward, will stay at the club for the next two seasons, while current Les Bleues guard Dumerc has penned another one-year contract.
CSKA Samara fought off a brave Bourges Basket to take third place in the EuroLeague Women Final Four in Moscow Region.
The Russian side, champions in 2005 and runners-up in 2006, were not at their best, but managed to hold off a determined effort from the French.
Ros Casares are one victory away from their first ever EuroLeague Women title.
The Spanish outfit, behind the frontline of Erika De Souza and DeLisha Milton-Jones and a poor offensive attack by Bourges in the fourth quarter allowed the Spanish team to win the second semi-final 73-59 in Vidnoje, Russia.
Bourges surprised many by advancing to the EuroLeague Women Final Final Four.
Their coach Pierre Vincent talks about Bourges' run to the Final Four and their chances of winning the title in a fibaeurope.com video interview.
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+33 (2) 48 70 53 37
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General Manager: Jean Thibault