NEWS

08.02.2008
Ekaterinburg Survive At ESB Lille

UMMC Ekaterinburg won 71-64 at ESB Lille Metropole on Friday to clinch a 2-0 series victory in the EuroLeague Women Eighth-Finals Play-off series.

Lille got 14 points from Kathy Wambe while recent signing Yelena Leuchanka had nine rebounds to go with her eight points for UMMC, who played without Penny Taylor for the second straight game.

05.02.2008
Biba’s Three-Balls Ignite Ekaterinburg

Agnieszka Bibrzycka led the charge for a new-look UMMC Ekaterinburg on Tuesday as they routed ESB Lille Metropole in the second half to take a 1-0 lead in their eighth-finals play-offs tie of the EuroLeague Women.

The Polish international tore apart the French with 28 points, propelling Ekaterinburg to a 96-50 triumph.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
Mathilde Caby SG 1.75 14.09.1989 St. Saulve (FRA)  
Marine Ingrid Desain SG 1.75 05.05.1990 Lille (FRA)  
Ljubica Drljaca 1.90 04.08.1978 Novi Sad (SRB)  
Iveta Salkauske 1.94 03.02.1982 Siauliai (LTU)  
4Bintou Diémé PG 1.67 01.02.1984 Evreux (FRA)  
5Audrey Alves PF 1.90 25.10.1988 Grenobles (FRA)  
7Bénédicte Fombonne SG 1.82 01.09.1975 Annonay (FRA)  
8Johanna Cortinovis PF 1.90 04.11.1986 Dunkerque (FRA)  
9Jucimara Evangelista Dantas PG 1.88 04.02.1978 Pereira Barreto, Sao Paulo (BRA)  
11Geraldine Robert PF 1.84 26.06.1980 Port-Gentil (GAB)  
12Kathy Wambe PG 1.76 07.11.1981 Tournai (BEL)  
13Fatimatou Sacko PF 1.84 12.04.1985 Paris (FRA)  
14Shala Keneise Crawford 1.93 25.07.1979 OH (USA)  
15Jasmina Ilic 1.89 11.04.1985 Senta (SRB)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Abdou N’Diaye
Assistant Coach: Frederic Dusart

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24.01.2008
ESB Lille Metropole All Smiles After Crucial Win

The celebrating hasn't stopped, yet.

ESB Lille clinched their progression to the eighth-finals of the EuroLeague Women with a heart-stopping 60-59 win at home over Fenerbahce only on Wednesday evening.

23.01.2008
Late Wambe Lay-up Lifts Lille Into Eighth-Finals

ESB Lille Metropole fought to the end of their Group A campaign and survived to reach the eighth-finals of the EuroLeague Women.

Needing to upset Fenerbahce in France and for Phard Napoli to also beat TTT Riga in Italy, Lille had their prayers answered.

ESB Need Just A Lille Bit Of Luck18.01.2008
Lille Top Napoli In OT16.01.2008
CSKA Overwhelm Lille09.01.2008
Robert Lifts ESB Lille Past TTT Riga19.12.2007
MKB Euroleasing Edge Ice Cold ESB Lille12.12.2007
Fenerbahce Pull Away From Lille05.12.2007
Phard Napoli Register First Win29.11.2007
ESB Lille On The Mend28.11.2007
CSKA Run Wild Over Lille21.11.2007
Lille Complete Dantas Swoop20.11.2007

Team

ESB Lille Metropole
ESB Lille Metropole

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSG. Robert12.3
RTG. Robert7.0
ASK. Wambe4.8
STJ. Evangelista Dantas1.5
BSG. Robert0.5

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

07.11.2007vs MKB Euroleasing[W] 87-67 (H)
13.11.2007vs TTT Riga[L] 65-83 (A)
21.11.2007vs CSKA Moscow[L] 48-99 (H)
29.11.2007vs Phard Napoli[L] 73-80 (A)
05.12.2007vs Fenerbahce[L] 61-75 (A)
12.12.2007vs MKB Euroleasing[L] 61-65 (A)
19.12.2007vs TTT Riga[W] 67-50 (H)
09.01.2008vs CSKA Moscow[L] 61-101 (A)
16.01.2008vs Phard Napoli[W] 82-79 (H)
23.01.2008vs Fenerbahce[W] 60-59 (H)
05.02.2008vs UMMC Ekaterinburg[L] 50-96 (A)
08.02.2008vs UMMC Ekaterinburg[L] 64-71 (H)

THE ARENA

Palacium
Address: 2 Rue Breughel, 59650 Villeneuve d' Ascq, FRA
Tel: +33 (320) 19 66 90
Fax: +33 (320) 34 86 19
Capacity: 1652

ADMINISTRATION

Office

Address: Complexe Palacium 2 Rue Breughel , 59650 Villeneuve d'Ascq, FRA
Tel.: +33 (320) 19 66 94
Fax: +33 (320) 34 86 19
Email: manager@esbva.com
Web: www.esbvalm.fr

Staff

President: Carmelo Scarna
General Manager: Valentin Cavelier