Hungary Win, Clinch First Place In Relegation Round

Hungary clinched first place in the EuroBasket Relegation Round with a 65-60 triumph at Estonia on Thursday.

Having sealed a top-two finish with a midweek victory over the Czech Republic which secured Division A basketball for next summer, the Hungarians ended their summer on a high and can now look forward to attempting to qualify for EuroBasket 2011 in Lithuania.

Hungary Hammer Czechs To Secure Division A Status

Hungary whipped the Czech Republic 70-55 on Monday in Szolnok to secure their place in Division A of the EuroBasket.

The outcome has left both sides with 3-2 records in the four-team EuroBasket Relegation Round.



NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
Marton Bader 2.11 23.09.1980 Budapest (HUN)  
Csaba Ferencz SF 1.94 24.05.1985 Körmend (HUN)  
Laszlo Kalman 1.86 20.12.1972 Körmend (HUN)  
Zsolt Zoltán Kiss GF 1.92 05.04.1979 Szeged (HUN)  
Kornel Kiss PG 1.86 21.07.1987 Marcali (HUN)  
László Simon SG 1.90 18.01.1986 Nagykanizsa (HUN)  
Erno Sitku 2.08 09.01.1972 Nyiregyháza (HUN)  
Gábor Soós SG 1.98 18.04.1985 Székesfehérvár (HUN)  
Zsolt Szabó PF 2.04 22.04.1986 Sárvár (HUN)  
Péter Tóth GF 2.00 04.03.1988 Budapest (HUN)  
Zoltán Trepák 2.10 20.02.1977 Budapest (HUN)  
Kornél Váradi PG 1.98 22.10.1987 Szombathely (HUN)  
4Peter Lorant PF 2.06 23.10.1985 Budapest (HUN)  
5Akos Horvath SF 1.92 04.03.1981 Budapest (HUN)  
6David Vojvoda SF 1.94 04.09.1990 Kaposvar (HUN)  
7Gergely Körtélyesi SF 2.02 22.12.1983 Sopron (HUN)  
8Marton Fodor PG 1.92 01.09.1981 Körmend (HUN)  
9Ádám Hanga SG 2.00 12.04.1989 Budapest (HUN)  
10Ferenc Imre Bódi 1.98 26.09.1977 Karcag (HUN)  
11Tamás Kámán 2.00 18.02.1979 Zalaegerszeg (HUN)  
13Norbert Tóth PF 2.05 04.09.1986 Budapest (HUN)  
14Zoltan Horvath 2.07 27.09.1979 Satu Mare (ROU)  
15Istvan Nemeth PG 1.88 16.11.1979 Körmend (HUN)  
21Attila Farkas FC 2.08 26.05.1987 Budapest (HUN)  

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Pecherov Powers Ukraine Past Hungary
Oleksiy Pecherov turned in his best performance in a Ukraine shirt and in the process carried the national team to victory over Hungary on Friday.

With just one victory in their previous three EuroBasket Relegation Round games, Ukraine got 28 points from Pecherov in a 77-69 victory to leave both sides with 2-2 records.
Hungary Prevail As Estonia Go Stone Cold

Péter Lóránt poured in 18 points and Marton Fodor contributed 16 as hosts Hungary beat Estonia 75-64 in EuroBasket Relegation Round play on Tuesday.

The Hungarians looked to be in troubled when they trailed 59-56 with 7:34 remaining after a Tanel Tein lay-up for Estonia.

Czechs Regroup, Defeat Hungary08.08.2009
Relegation Round: Big Second Half Enough For Hungary 05.08.2009
Finland Win Over Relegation-Threatened Hungary20.09.2008
Serbia Sweep Hungary, One Step Closer To Final Round13.09.2008
Azzurri Stop The Rot With Win Over Hungary10.09.2008
Hungary Beat Bulgaria In Group A Thriller06.09.2008
Finland Come Back To Beat Hungary03.09.2008
Serbia Roll Over Hungary27.08.2008
Hungary Do A Job On Italy24.08.2008
Hungary 68 Italy 6423.08.2008




PTSI. Nemeth14.7
RTM. Bader7.3
ASM. Fodor2.1
STT. Kámán1.3
BSM. Bader0.8


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20.08.2008vs BUL[L] 71-89 (A)
23.08.2008vs ITA[W] 68-64 (H)
27.08.2008vs SRB[L] 60-94 (A)
03.09.2008vs FIN[L] 64-79 (H)
06.09.2008vs BUL[W] 87-86 (H)
10.09.2008vs ITA[L] 68-75 (A)
13.09.2008vs SRB[L] 61-89 (H)
20.09.2008vs FIN[L] 73-88 (A)
05.08.2009vs UKR[W] 91-67 (H)
08.08.2009vs CZE[L] 65-71 (A)
11.08.2009vs EST[W] 75-64 (H)
14.08.2009vs UKR[L] 69-77 (A)
17.08.2009vs CZE[W] 70-55 (H)
20.08.2009vs EST[W] 65-60 (A)



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