NEWS

16.09.2007
CHAMPIONS OF EUROPE!

J.R. Holden's jumper with 2.1 seconds left secured Russia their first-ever EuroBasket title with a thrilling 60-59 victory over reigning world champions and hosts Spain.

Pau Gasol had a chance to win the game at the buzzer but his mid-range jumpshot went in and out, leaving Spain to collect their sixth European silver medal.

18.09.2007
Hernandez To Remain As Spain Coach
Spain coach Pepu Hernandez will continue to lead the team through next year's Olympic Games, the Spanish Basketball Federation has confirmed.

EuroBasket hosts and favourites Spain were upset by Russia in the gold medal game on Sunday night and Hernandez said he was unsure if he would be allowed to remain in charge.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birthCurrent club
 4Pau Gasol PF 2.15 06.07.1980 Barcelone (ESP)  Memphis Grizzlies 
 5Rudy Fernandez 1.95 04.04.1985 Palma (ESP)  DKV Joventut 
 6Carlos Cabezas 1.86 14.11.1980 Málaga (ESP)  Unicaja Malaga 
 7Juan Carlos Navarro SG 1.92 13.06.1980 Barcelone (ESP)  Memphis Grizzlies 
 8José Calderón PG 1.92 28.09.1981 Villanueva Serena (ESP)  Toronto Raptors 
 9Felipe Reyes 2.06 16.03.1980 Cordoba (ESP)  Real Madrid 
10Carlos Jiménez 2.04 10.02.1976 Madrid (ESP)  Unicaja Malaga 
11Sergio Rodriguez PG 1.90 12.06.1986 Tenerife (ESP)  Portland Trailblazers 
12Berni Rodriguez 2.00 07.06.1980 Málaga (ESP)  Unicaja Malaga 
13Marc Gasol 2.15 29.01.1985 Barcelona (ESP)  Akasvayu Girona 
14Alex Mumbru 2.02 12.06.1979 Barcelone (ESP)  Real Madrid 
15Jorge Garbajosa 2.04 19.12.1977 Madrid (ESP)  Toronto Raptors 

COACHES

Head Coach: Pepu Hernandez

More Headlines

16.09.2007
Anyone Got A Slingshot?
When Russia take on Spain in Sunday's EuroBasket final, European basketball will witness a true David (Blatt) and Goliath showdown.

Russia's aim before this year's EuroBasket was to qualify for the Olympics.
15.09.2007
Spain Topple Greeks Again

A new EuroBasket champion will be crowned in Madrid after reigning world title-holders and hosts Spain dethroned Greece 82-77 in the semi-finals of the 2007 EuroBasket.

The trio combined for 64 points and Calderon's three-pointer and break-away lay-up started and finished a crucial 9-1 run which turned a 67-65 Greece lead into a 74-68 advantage for the Iberians.

We Meet Again15.09.2007
Q&A With Felipe Reyes14.09.2007
Spain March On To Semis13.09.2007
Germany Face Big Hurdle Against Hosts13.09.2007
Late Push Boosts Spain Over Israel11.09.2007
Israel's Biggest Test11.09.2007
No Way Past Jose09.09.2007
Spain Offer Russia Test09.09.2007
Spain Back On Track08.09.2007
Greece Seek Revenge07.09.2007

Team

Spain
Spain
Spain

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSP. Gasol18.8
RTP. Gasol7.0
ASJ. Calderón2.6
STR. Fernandez1.3
BSP. Gasol1.8

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

03.09.2007vs POR[W] 82-56
04.09.2007vs LAT[W] 93-77
05.09.2007vs CRO[L] 84-85
07.09.2007vs GRE[W] 76-58
09.09.2007vs RUS[W] 81-69
11.09.2007vs ISR[W] 99-73
13.09.2007vs GER[W] 83-55
15.09.2007vs GRE[W] 82-77
16.09.2007vs RUS[L] 59-60

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