NEWS

01.10.2009
Czechs To Soon Appoint Women’s Coach; Men’s Job Vacant

The Czech Republic expect to appoint a coach for their women's team by October 19, when the country's basketball federation holds a board meeting.

Women's team boss Milan Veverka and his staff were let go in August, leaving the host nation for next year's FIBA World Championship for Women with  hugely important positions to fill.

11.05.2009
Australian Maher Named Coach Of British Women

Great Britain have appointed Australian Tom Maher as coach of their women's team.

Maher, who coached the Opals at Olympics and FIBA World Championships for Women and also guided New Zealand and most recently China, is currently leading the Bulleen Boomers in Australia's WNBL.

30.03.2009
Buceta Takes Bulgaria Reins

Bulgaria have handed reins to their women's national team to Spaniard Jose Maria Buceta.

The former Spain women's coach has signed a four-year deal and replaces Nikolay Boroukov, who guided the Bulgarians to a third-place finish in January's Additional Qualifying Round for the EuroBasket Women in Latvia.

SCOREBOARD

Qualifying Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Israel86/2604/53714
2. Lithuania86/2551/49814
3. Ukraine85/3580/52713
4. Germany82/6472/58010
5. Great Britain81/7540/6059
Germany   Lithuania
5767
18-19   12-10   14-19   13-19  
Israel   Great Britain
7569
14-17   20-8   15-25   26-19  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Turkey87/1604/47415
2. Poland87/1612/48115
3. Italy84/4532/49812
4. Bosnia and Herzegovina81/7450/5939
5. Finland81/7443/5959
Turkey   Italy
8061
21-18   19-16   16-10   24-17  
Poland   Bosnia and Herzegovina
9145
24-15   26-9   25-17   16-4  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. France87/1547/46915
2. Slovak Republic85/3542/48413
3. Hungary85/3554/50213
4. Croatia82/6468/53810
5. Romania81/7497/6159
Romania   France
7172
24-25   12-13   24-12   11-22  
Croatia   Hungary
6272
14-28   12-17   14-7   20-8   2-12  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Greece65/1448/37611
2. Serbia63/3425/4329
3. Belgium62/4407/4288
4. Bulgaria62/4400/4448
Bulgaria   Serbia
7568
19-17   15-18   27-17   14-16  
Greece   Belgium
7940
26-10   17-14   19-9   17-7  

Additional Relegation Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Romania65/1474/38611
2. Finland64/2433/39910
3. Great Britain63/3423/3869
4. Bosnia and Herzegovina60/6364/5236
Romania   Great Britain
7166
26-17   16-16   16-15   13-18  
Finland   Bosnia and Herzegovina
9557
25-18   22-13   25-10   23-16  

Additional Qualifying Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Ukraine43/1266/2327
2. Germany42/2229/2456
3. Bulgaria41/3264/2825
Bulgaria   Germany
6766
20-16   20-18   16-20   11-12  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Italy43/1303/2587
2. Croatia42/2303/3146
3. Belgium41/3300/3345
Croatia   Italy
7564
25-13   17-12   15-23   18-16  

HEADLINES

Buceta Takes Bulgaria Reins30.03.2009
Quinn: "I Would Be Glad To Play For Bulgaria Again"02.02.2009
Romania Seal Britain's Fate In Division B19.01.2009
Croatia Take Final Game Against Group B Winners Italy19.01.2009
Bulgarians Edge Germany In Group A Finale19.01.2009
Faurie Files: Changing the Subject19.01.2009
Bär Winner Not Enough As Ukraine Are Latvia Bound16.01.2009
Italy Seal EuroBasket Women Spot16.01.2009
Finland Down Romania To Make Step Towards Survival16.01.2009
Britain Leave It Late But Win In Sarajevo16.01.2009

FINAL STANDINGS

 Team
1.flagFrance
2.flagRussia
3.flagSpain
4.flagBelarus
5.flagGreece
6.flagItaly
7.flagLatvia
8.flagSlovak Republic
9.flagCzech Republic
9.flagTurkey
11.flagLithuania
11.flagPoland
13.flagUkraine
13.flagHungary
13.flagSerbia
13.flagIsrael

PHOTO GALLERY

STATISTICS

Points

Oleksandra Kurasova

UKR
Born : 04.04.1986
Height: 1.85

Avg: 20.7

NameAvg.
1.Kurasova, O. 20.7
2.Doron, S. 20.5
3.Breitreiner, A. 16.8
4.Pascalau, F. 16.6
5.Vajda, A. 16.1

Rebounds

Anna Vajda

HUN
Born : 03.09.1984
Height: 1.90

Avg: 11.1

NameAvg.
1.Vajda, A. 11.1
2.Laaksonen, N. 8.5
3.Branzova-Erdenay, G. 8.2
4.Kurasova, O. 7.5
5.Pascalau, F. 7.4

Assists

Dorothea Richter

GER
Born : 25.04.1983
Height: 1.78

Avg: 5.0

NameAvg.
1.Richter, D. 5.0
2.Jelavic, A. 4.8
3.Cohen, L. 4.8
4.Linkeviciene, S. 4.3
5.Dumerc, C. 4.1