NEWS

08.07.2007
Bronze Age: Russia Capture Third Place

Russia captured a bronze medal at the UMCOR U18 European Championship Women on Sunday after coming back from a nine-point deficit at the start of the fourth quarter to win 71-65 over Poland in Novi Sad.

The Russians, whose title dreams were ended by Serbia in Saturday's semi-finals, found themselves playing catch-up with 10 minutes to go and made the crucial plays to prevail.

07.07.2007
Repeat Performance: Serbia Follows Spain Into Finals

High-scoring Jelena Milovanovic poured in 32 points as host nation Serbia crushed Russia 75-53 to reach the final of the UMCOR U18 European Championship Women in Novi Sad.

Guided by Milovanovic's hot hand, unbeaten Serbia delivered some telling blows late in the third quarter, breaking open a close game.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
4Yulia Khusnulova 1.75 04.02.1990 Leningrad (RUS)  
5Daria Ezhova PG 1.76 03.08.1989 Gorkiy (RUS)  
6Ekaterina Chistyakova 1.84 15.11.1989 Moscow (RUS)  
7Tatiana Petrushina SG 1.85 21.01.1990 Chelyabinsk (RUS)  
8Tatiana Abrikosova 1.79 28.05.1989 Leningrad (RUS)  
9Raisa Andrianova SG 1.80 11.01.1989 Voronezh (RUS)  
10Elena Pavlova 1.85 21.08.1989 Samarskaia Region (RUS)  
11Nadezhda Grishaeva 1.95 02.07.1989 Leningrad (RUS)  
12Irina Alekhina 1.85 30.05.1989 Cherkassk (RUS)  
13Anastasia Logunova PF 1.92 20.07.1990 Moscow (RUS)  
14Anastasia Loginova 1.87 13.07.1990 Moscow (RUS)  
15Natalia Vieru 1.96 25.07.1989 Chisinau (MDA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Olga Shuneykina

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05.07.2007
Spain Cruise Into Semi-finals

Spain thrashed Russia 76-39 to clinch top spot in Group E as both teams made it through to the semi-finals of the UMCOR U18 European Championship for Women.

The defending champions went into the game knowing that a defeat would knock them out of medal contention.

04.07.2007
Russia Bounce Back

Russia rebounded from Tuesday's defeat to Slovakia by beating the Czech Republic 78-60 at the UMCOR U18 European Championship for Women.

The Czechs had led through the first four minutes of the second half before the wheels came off.

Slovakia Stun Russia03.07.2007
One On One With Russia's Natalia Vieru02.07.2007
Russia Top Group B, Lithuania Advance01.07.2007
Group B: France Roll, Russians Win Again30.06.2007
Group B: Russia Edges Lithuania, France Roll29.06.2007

Team

Russia
Russia

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSN. Vieru15.0
RTN. Vieru8.9
AST. Petrushina1.9
STD. Ezhova1.5
BSN. Vieru2.8

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

29.06.2007vs LTU[W] 65-62
30.06.2007vs BUL[W] 73-51
01.07.2007vs FRA[W] 68-64
03.07.2007vs SVK[L] 63-77
04.07.2007vs CZE[W] 78-60
05.07.2007vs ESP[L] 39-76
07.07.2007vs SRB[L] 53-75
08.07.2007vs POL[W] 71-65

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