NEWS

04.08.2004
European Youth Championships Attract Record Viewers

Israel returned home from the Eural Trans Gas European Championship for U20 Men this week to a hero’s welcome. 250,000 fans in Israel had tuned in to watch their country’s remarkable run to the Final live on Israel’s Sports Channel. The Quarter-Finals, Semi-Finals and Final were broadcast live, and the final gained a 8.3% audience share.

21.07.2004
Spain: A Star in the Making - Sergio Rodriguez

Sergio Rodriguez's life has turned upside down since guiding Spain to the gold medal at the European Under-18 Championships for men in Zaragoza.

The point guard was voted most valuable player of the tournament with a performance in the final against Turkey that brought much acclaim from the basketball world.

20.07.2004
Vidorreta Hails Rising Star

Spain coach Txus Vidorreta has revealed his admiration for Sergio Rodriguez after the youngster made a stunning impact on the European Under-18 Championships.

Rodriguez emerged as the star attraction at the Zaragoza-staged tournament, leading Spain to the title.

SCOREBOARD

Qualifying Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Russia44/0318/2548
2. Bulgaria43/1312/2387
3. Israel42/2267/2676
4. Cyprus41/3232/3135
5. Hungary40/4258/3154
Hungary   Cyprus
7077
20-20   20-14   4-23   26-20  
Bulgaria   Israel
7256
15-8   18-17   27-14   12-17  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Lithuania44/0411/2648
2. Belarus42/2340/3026
3. Croatia42/2329/3366
4. Ireland42/2320/3946
5. Czech Republic40/4294/3984
Lithuania   Belarus
8679
11-16   31-21   17-20   27-22  
Czech Republic   Croatia
77101
12-33   23-21   20-26   11-12   11-9  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Greece55/0542/33010
2. Italy54/1504/3529
3. Slovenia53/2395/3628
4. Iceland52/3406/4487
5. Netherlands51/4350/4306
6. Scotland50/5261/5365
Scotland   Slovenia
56108
16-22   15-31   7-20   18-35  
Iceland   Netherlands
8980
25-22   29-15   16-20   19-23  
Greece   Italy
10584
26-12   25-24   23-18   31-30  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Serbia & Montenegro55/0481/26810
2. Turkey54/1479/3209
3. Portugal53/2375/3298
4. Ukraine52/3383/3497
5. Austria51/4327/4336
6. Romania50/5188/5345
Romania   Ukraine
43108
17-23   6-23   8-32   12-30  
Serbia & Montenegro   Turkey
7360
15-13   20-11   19-13   19-23  
Portugal   Austria
8063
15-11   26-21   15-17   24-14  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. France55/0419/26710
2. Georgia54/1420/3179
3. Poland53/2344/3538
4. Slovak Republic52/3318/3697
5. Belgium51/4334/3846
6. Luxembourg50/5312/4575
Belgium   Georgia
6687
17-27   23-19   7-25   19-16  
Poland   Luxembourg
8764
21-23   26-11   21-17   19-13  
Slovak Republic   France
5979
16-22   10-20   15-16   18-21  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Finland55/0372/31910
2. Estonia53/2336/3288
3. Latvia53/2359/3078
4. England52/3350/4027
5. Germany52/3351/3407
6. Sweden50/5341/4135
Germany   Sweden
9162
29-9   23-21   24-13   15-19  
England   Finland
6981
17-9   16-29   11-19   25-24  
Latvia   Estonia
5558
10-13   16-15   16-14   13-16  

HEADLINES

Vidorreta Hails Rising Star20.07.2004
Rodriguez Voted Best in Zaragoza20.07.2004
Spain Wins European Championship For U18 Men18.07.2004
Bronze Medal Game: France 74 Italy 6818.07.2004
5th - 8th Place Classification Games18.07.2004
Semi-Final: Spain 95 Italy 78 17.07.2004
Semi-Final: Turkey 57 France 5517.07.2004
Player Profile: Viktor Sanikidze, Georgia 17.07.2004
Classification Games: Serbia & Montenegro 88 Israel 6217.07.2004
Classification Games: Russia 80 Greece 7417.07.2004

FINAL STANDINGS

 Team
1.flagSpain
2.flagTurkey
3.flagFrance
4.flagItaly
5.flagSerbia & Montenegro
6.flagRussia
7.flagGreece
8.flagIsrael
9.flagLithuania
10.flagBulgaria
11.flagGeorgia
12.flagLatvia

PHOTO GALLERY

STATISTICS

Points

Martynas Andriuskevicius

LTU
Born : 12.03.1986
Height: 2.18

Avg: 21.7

NameAvg.
1.Andriuskevicius, M. 21.7
2.Markoishvili, M. 21.0
3.Sakota, D. 19.4
4.Olafsson, J. 19.2
5.Jeitz, E. 19.0

Rebounds

Panagiotis Koutsoloukas

CYP
Born : 15.06.1986
Height: 2.09

Avg: 11.5

NameAvg.
1.Koutsoloukas, P. 11.5
2.Ivanov, D. 11.3
3.Sanikidze, V. 11.0
4.Petro, J. 10.8
5.Andriuskevicius, M. 10.7

Assists

Edgars Jeromanovs

LAT
Born : 18.04.1986
Height: 1.86

Avg: 7.0

NameAvg.
1.Jeromanovs, E. 7.0
2.Minister, J. 5.6
3.Väljaots, A. 5.6
4.Demirel, H. 5.4
5.Schartz, C. 5.4