NEWS

28.07.2003
Serbia & Montenegro Wins European Championship for Cadets

Serbia and Montenegro have proved once again that they are the top country in Europe at producing basketball talent. The evidence? Gold medals for the cadet and cadette national teams at their respective European Championships.

The European Championship for Cadets was held 18-27 July 2003 in Rivas, Spain. The home team Spanish were considered to be among the tournament favourites, but Serbia and Montenegro allowed no other team a look in as they powered to their 4th European Cadet Championship in succession.

SCOREBOARD

Preliminary Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Turkey55/0417/32110
2. Russia54/1398/3669
3. France53/2420/3788
4. F.Y.R. of Macedonia52/3369/3457
5. Lithuania51/4335/4266
6. Bulgaria50/5315/4185
France   Turkey
7378
15-21   23-17   23-24   12-16  
Lithuania   F.Y.R. of Macedonia
5273
13-21   11-12   16-15   12-25  
Bulgaria   Russia
5689
12-30   13-13   12-31   19-15  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Serbia & Montenegro55/0459/32910
2. Spain53/2349/3658
3. Slovenia52/3329/3347
4. Greece52/3315/3637
5. Italy52/3327/3347
6. Israel51/4321/3756
Italy   Slovenia
5161
21-14   13-17   9-16   8-14  
Israel   Serbia & Montenegro
6287
9-22   22-14   15-26   16-25  
Greece   Spain
5479
11-20   15-20   15-17   13-22  

Quarter-Finals

Lithuania   Israel
6368
16-21   15-18   20-19   12-10  
Italy   Bulgaria
9788
22-21   15-22   19-21   22-14   19-10  
Spain   France
7166
17-16   13-21   19-12   22-17  
Turkey   Greece
7971
21-21   12-15   28-19   18-16  
Russia   Slovenia
10468
17-15   29-21   28-20   30-12  
Serbia & Montenegro   F.Y.R. of Macedonia
8658
25-19   23-15   20-4   18-20  

Semi-Finals

Lithuania   Bulgaria
10154
24-19   29-7   20-11   28-17  
Israel   Italy
5269
11-24   13-8   15-21   13-16  
France   Greece
8060
17-9   21-15   23-20   19-16  
Slovenia   F.Y.R. of Macedonia
5855
12-13   13-17   13-18   20-7  
Spain   Turkey
7476
20-16   24-25   19-18   11-17  
Russia   Serbia & Montenegro
6389
8-24   15-21   24-19   16-25  

Finals

Greece   F.Y.R. of Macedonia
5970
12-16   23-20   10-15   14-19  
France   Slovenia
6054
20-15   15-15   14-7   11-17  
Spain   Russia
7092
18-26   17-22   15-14   20-30  
Turkey   Serbia & Montenegro
6883
14-13   18-19   16-30   20-21  

FINAL STANDINGS

 Team
1.flagSerbia & Montenegro
2.flagTurkey
3.flagRussia
4.flagSpain
5.flagFrance
6.flagSlovenia
7.flagF.Y.R. of Macedonia
8.flagGreece
9.flagItaly
10.flagIsrael
11.flagLithuania
12.flagBulgaria

PHOTO GALLERY

STATISTICS

Points

Luigi Datome

ITA
Born : 27.11.1987
Height: 2.03

Avg: 21.1

NameAvg.
1.Datome, L. 21.1
2.Aleksandrov, N. 20.3
3.Zavoruev, V. 19.6
4.Antelo, J. 18.6
5.Labovic, D. 18.0

Rebounds

Jose Angel Antelo

ESP
Born : 07.05.1987
Height: 2.01

Avg: 13.8

NameAvg.
1.Antelo, J. 13.8
2.Trajkovski, B. 11.9
3.Datome, L. 11.7
4.Ilyasova, E. 8.8
5.Aleksandrov, N. 8.4

Assists

Cenk Akyol

TUR
Born : 16.04.1987
Height: 1.98

Avg: 3.0

NameAvg.
1.Akyol, C. 3.0
2.Pellin, M. 2.4
3.Lilov, L. 2.1
4.Tepic, M. 2.1
5.Yagmur, M. 2.0