NEWS

31.08.2005
Poland Take Final EuroBasket Women Berth

Poland secured their stay at EuroBasket Women in Turkey on Tuesday night, defeating Ukraine in the additional qualifying tournament to become the 12th and final qualifer for the event.

A total of 10 teams participated in the additional qualifying round, with Poland, Ukraine and Slovak Republic making it through to the tournament which would determine who would play at EuroBasket Women.

22.08.2005
Poland, Ukraine and Slovakia Keep EuroBasket Women Hopes Alive

Poland, Ukraine and Slovakia will all have the chance to grab the final EuroBasket Women spot after after securing wins in their respective groups of the Additional Qualifying Round on Sunday night.

The 3 teams will play each other in the Additional Qualifying Tournament, which will take place 28-30 August in Bursa, Turkey.

22.08.2005
Tkachenko Sees A Bright Future In Ukraine

Ukraine coach Maryna Tkachenko is unsure if her team will reach next month's EuroBasket Women in Turkey

Tkachenko has seen enough in the additional qualifying round for the European competition to know the national team will fly high in the years ahead.

SCOREBOARD

Qualifying Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Lithuania65/1425/36711
2. France65/1426/34111
3. Hungary61/5379/4207
4. Italy61/5357/4597
Hungary   Lithuania
7880
22-23   18-13   23-30   15-14  
Italy   France
5589
15-20   20-18   8-32   12-19  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Latvia64/2501/45710
2. Slovak Republic64/2460/46610
3. Croatia63/3470/4539
4. Ukraine61/5438/4937
Ukraine   Latvia
8597
25-23   24-15   26-24   10-35  
Croatia   Slovak Republic
9576
27-22   21-13   14-20   33-21  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Germany65/1481/36911
2. Romania65/1382/36811
3. Belgium62/4435/4358
4. Israel60/6342/4686
Germany   Belgium
8268
21-19   21-12   23-10   17-27  
Israel   Romania
5260
13-14   10-10   12-18   17-18  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Serbia64/2443/38710
2. Poland64/2379/36810
3. Finland62/4419/4338
4. Bulgaria62/4384/4378
Finland   Poland
5270
18-27   15-14   9-12   10-17  
Serbia   Bulgaria
7260
19-15   14-18   22-13   17-14  

Additional Qualifying Round Games

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Poland43/1278/2157
2. Hungary43/1269/2257
3. Finland40/4196/3034
Poland   Finland
7441
18-12   18-9   25-13   13-7  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Slovak Republic42/2282/2616
2. Belgium42/2261/2566
3. Italy42/2246/2726
Slovak Republic   Belgium
5661
19-17   4-14   10-11   23-19  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Ukraine65/1493/39211
2. Croatia63/3449/4759
3. Israel62/4421/4438
4. Bulgaria62/4416/4698
Ukraine   Croatia
9763
24-16   25-12   21-20   27-15  
Israel   Bulgaria
7571
16-13   29-21   12-17   18-20  

Additional Qualifying Tournament

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Poland22/0143/1244
2. Slovak Republic21/1132/1423
3. Ukraine20/2124/1332
Poland   Ukraine
6461
21-16   16-9   9-13   7-15   11-8  

HEADLINES

Tkachenko Sees A Bright Future In Ukraine22.08.2005
Italy Must Learn Their Lessons - Lambruschi22.08.2005
EuroBasket Women Additional Qualifying Tournament Schedule Set22.08.2005
Italy Fight Back17.08.2005
Slovaks Must Retain Focus16.08.2005
Slovakia Look To Keep Improving13.08.2005
Israel Upbeat After Narrow Triumph13.08.2005
Ukraine Women Split Opening Two Games12.08.2005
Lambruschi Expects Better From Young Italy10.08.2005
Resetar Happy With Slovakia Display03.08.2005

FINAL STANDINGS

 Team
1.flagCzech Republic
2.flagRussia
3.flagSpain
4.flagLithuania
5.flagFrance
6.flagLatvia
7.flagPoland
8.flagTurkey
9.flagSerbia
10.flagGreece
11.flagGermany
12.flagRomania

PHOTO GALLERY

STATISTICS

Points

Zuzana Zirková

SVK
Born : 06.06.1980
Height: 1.75

Avg: 17.7

NameAvg.
1.Zirková, Z. 17.7
2.Bucakova, S. 17.1
3.Bibrzycka, A. 15.8
4.Tuukkanen, T. 15.7
5.Cohen, L. 15.2

Rebounds

Taru Tuukkanen

FIN
Born : 30.12.1977
Height: 1.90

Avg: 7.2

NameAvg.
1.Tuukkanen, T. 7.2
2.Deyaert, N. 6.7
3.Kovacova, A. 6.6
4.Kurasova, O. 6.4
5.Trzesniewska, E. 6.3

Assists

Slavka Bucakova

SVK
Born : 09.03.1979
Height: 1.67

Avg: 4.1

NameAvg.
1.Bucakova, S. 4.1
2.Piipari, R. 3.5
3.Mandir, S. 3.1
4.Bibrzycka, A. 2.8
5.Deyaert, N. 2.7