Russia earned a ticket to next year's U19 World Championship after they held off Lithuania 78-64 in the game for fifth place in U18 European Championship Women 2010.
Russia and Lithuania will fight it out for fifth place, after securing narrow victories Saturday in the U18 European Championship Women 2010 in Slovakia. The prize for the winner will be a ticket to the U19 World Championship next year.
Slovenia wrote history in Poprad, Friday, when they held on for a 82-76 win over Lithuania to reach the semi-finals stage of the U18 European European Championship Women 2010 thus guaranteeing a top-4 finish by a Slovenian team for the first time ever.
Turkey dictated the pace from start to finish in a 80-65 win against Lithuania in the U18 European Championship Women 2010, to end their Qualifying Round campaign in style.
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