NEWS

28.09.2003
Czech Mate - Russia capture European Crown

The Russian women´s wait for a first major title since the breakup of the Soviet Union is over.

Russia, taking on the unbeaten Czech Republic in the final of the European Championships in Greece, snatched the gold medal in a 59-56 thriller.

28.09.2003
Never-Say-Die Spain Stun Poles And Reach Olympics

Never count out the Spanish women.

Spain stormed back from a 17-point deficit in the final quarter on Sunday to stun Poland in the bronze medal game of the European Championships and qualify for the Olympics for the first time in their history.

28.09.2003
European Championship for Women All-Tournament Team
The following players were elected to the European Championship for Women All-Tournament Team:

SCOREBOARD

Qualifying Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Slovenia43/1282/1917
2. Israel43/1277/2067
3. Croatia43/1322/2207
4. Cyprus41/3169/3085
5. Switzerland40/4225/3504
Switzerland   Israel
6383
19-16   10-24   12-25   22-18  
Croatia   Cyprus
8426
29-6   16-5   20-10   19-5  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Germany33/0276/1826
2. Finland32/1238/1885
3. Estonia31/2186/2434
4. Norway30/3183/2703
Estonia   Finland
6785
14-26   19-30   10-16   24-13  
Norway   Germany
75105
24-22   9-27   16-31   26-25  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Italy44/0329/2048
2. Belgium43/1302/2987
3. Portugal42/2258/2586
4. England41/3229/2905
5. Ireland40/4251/3194
England   Italy
5082
16-23   6-19   15-18   13-22  
Ireland   Belgium
7985
17-30   26-21   17-22   19-12  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Latvia32/1260/1765
2. Turkey32/1223/1795
3. Sweden32/1217/1765
4. Luxembourg30/3115/2843
Latvia   Luxembourg
11339
Sweden   Turkey
5973
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Bulgaria33/0241/2156
2. Belarus32/1231/1825
3. Bosnia and Herzegovina31/2195/2204
4. F.Y.R. of Macedonia30/3184/2343
Belarus   Bosnia and Herzegovina
7954
18-16   15-10   21-16   25-12  
F.Y.R. of Macedonia   Bulgaria
7680
23-20   13-24   21-19   19-17  

HEADLINES

European Championship for Women All-Tournament Team28.09.2003
Belgium 75 France 9428.09.2003
Slovakia 68 Serbia & Montenegro 6728.09.2003
Russia 78 Spain 7127.09.2003
Spain Aim For Historic Win27.09.2003
Slovak Republic 80 Belgium 8627.09.2003
Poland 66 Czech Republic 7427.09.2003
France 83 Serbia & Montenegro 6127.09.2003
Greece 85 Hungary 8327.09.2003
Ukraine 107 Israel 8727.09.2003

FINAL STANDINGS

 Team
1.flagRussia
2.flagCzech Republic
3.flagSpain
4.flagPoland
5.flagFrance
6.flagBelgium
7.flagSlovak Republic
8.flagSerbia & Montenegro
9.flagGreece
10.flagHungary
11.flagUkraine
12.flagIsrael

PHOTO GALLERY

STATISTICS

Points

Anzhela Duboiskaya

BLR
Born : 20.03.1973
Height: 1.87

Avg: 26.7

NameAvg.
1.Duboiskaya, A. 26.7
2.Branzova Dimitrova, A. 24.0
3.Gavriloska, M. 22.3
4.Balleggi, M. 22.0
5.von Saldern, S. 20.3

Rebounds

Albena B. Branzova Dimitrova

BUL
Born : 17.07.1971
Height: 1.93

Avg: 11.3

NameAvg.
1.Branzova Dimitrova, A. 11.3
2.Imamovic, N. 10.3
3.Boston, S. 10.0
4.Jekabsone, A. 10.0
5.Duboiskaya, A. 9.7

Assists

Sophie von Saldern

GER
Born : 30.03.1973
Height: 1.85

Avg: 8.3

NameAvg.
1.von Saldern, S. 8.3
2.Harder, A. 5.0
3.Neimarlija, D. 4.7
4.Olmari, K. 4.7
5.Piipari, R. 4.3