NEWS

26.07.2010
Golden Great Britain!
Mairi Buchan scored 13 points and Mary Durojaye added 12 points as Great Britain clinched their first Division B title by beating Slovakia 47-46 at the U20 European Championship for Women.

Great Britain, who have only played Division B at the women's and men's U20 level since 2006, allowed just 14 points in the first half and held on to grab the crown. Both Great Britain and Slovakia, who were led by Klaudia Lukacovicova's 16 points and 14 points from Veronika Cernakova, will play next summer in Division A.
25.07.2010
Slovakia Surprise Rivals, Face Great Britain In Final
Slovakia surprised Czech Republic to advance to the final of the U20 European Championship for Women Division B while also booking promotion to Division A next summer along with Great Britain, who beat Portugal.

Veronika Cernakova had 19 points while Maria Felixova (18 points and 13 rebounds) and Klaudia Lukacovicova (10 and 12) both registered double-doubles in leading Slovakia to a 53-50 victory over the Czech Republic, keeping the women's basketball powerhouse in Division B next summer despite 16 points and 14 rebounds from Alena Hanusova.
24.07.2010
Slovakia, Czechs Set Up Semi-Final Showdown
Alena Hanusova had 16 points and nine rebounds to lead Czech Republic to a convincing 71-37 victory over Greece in the quarter-finals of the U20 European Championship for Women Division B to set up a semi-final showdown with neighbors Slovakia - 49-46 winners over Hungary.

The other semi-final - with the winner gaining promotion next summer to Division A - will see Great Britain taking on Portugal.  Great Britain beat Israel 72-65 and Portugal eased past Belgium 59-40.

SCOREBOARD

Preliminary Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Portugal44/0283/1948
2. Slovak Republic43/1256/2067
3. Israel42/2222/2226
4. Greece41/3168/2585
5. Austria40/4201/2504
Portugal   Austria
6948
14-12   21-13   16-13   18-10  
Greece   Slovak Republic
3763
6-20   12-13   16-14   3-16  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Czech Republic44/0311/2288
2. Great Britain43/1243/2337
3. Hungary42/2271/2416
4. Belgium41/3208/2875
5. F.Y.R. of Macedonia40/4234/2784
Belgium   Czech Republic
3786
8-22   12-24   11-26   6-14  
Hungary   F.Y.R. of Macedonia
7241
17-9   18-11   20-11   17-10  

Classification Games for 9th to 10th Place

F.Y.R. of Macedonia   Austria
7860
11-19   16-20   25-6   26-15  

Quarter-Final

Great Britain   Israel
7265
23-8   16-12   20-16   13-29  
Czech Republic   Greece
7137
6-7   22-9   19-12   24-9  
Slovak Republic   Hungary
4946
6-15   12-8   15-7   6-9   10-7  
Portugal   Belgium
5940
20-20   11-2   19-11   9-7  

Classification for 5th to 8th Place

Belgium   Israel
5761
18-17   18-17   14-14   7-13  
Hungary   Greece
5631
9-4   17-8   16-9   14-10  

Semi-Finals

Portugal   Great Britain
4059
4-17   11-11   12-11   13-20  
Slovak Republic   Czech Republic
5350
20-9   6-12   15-12   12-17  

Classification Game for 7th to 8th Place

Belgium   Greece
5852
13-14   15-13   13-15   17-10  

Classification Game for 5th to 7th Place

Israel   Hungary
6085
13-29   16-21   14-15   17-20  

Classification Game for 3rd to 4th Place

Portugal   Czech Republic
4761
12-18   12-13   22-11   1-19  

Final

Great Britain   Slovak Republic
4746
11-7   14-7   16-22   6-10  

HEADLINES

Slovakia, Czechs Set Up Semi-Final Showdown24.07.2010
Czechs Roll Into Quarter-Finals22.07.2010
Perfect Czech Republic Hand Great Britain First Loss21.07.2010
Jennings Proud As Great Britain Secure Quarter-Final Berth20.07.2010
Great Britain Slip Past Hosts, Stay Perfect19.07.2010
Portugal Lock Down Israel In Fourth18.07.2010
Israel Start Strong In Kavadarci17.07.2010
Hungary Hope To Lay Foundation For Future Success17.06.2010
Romania, Netherlands Win Promotion To Division A15.07.2009

U20 European Championship Women Div. B


FINAL STANDINGS

 Team
1.flagGreat Britain
2.flagSlovak Republic
3.flagCzech Republic
4.flagPortugal
5.flagHungary
6.flagIsrael
7.flagBelgium
8.flagGreece
9.flagF.Y.R. of Macedonia
10.flagAustria

PHOTO GALLERY

STATISTICS

Points

Jelena Antic

MKD
Born : 17.06.1991
Height: 1.87

Avg: 25.0

NameAvg.
1.Antic, J. 25.0
2.Hanusová, A. 15.9
3.Lukacovicová, K. 14.7
4.Shafir, N. 14.0
5.Cernáková, V. 13.7

Rebounds

Jelena Antic

MKD
Born : 17.06.1991
Height: 1.87

Avg: 12.3

NameAvg.
1.Antic, J. 12.3
2.Felixova, M. 10.3
3.Da Silva, S. 8.6
4.Hanusová, A. 8.6
5.Schicher, S. 8.5

Assists

Katerina Bartonova

CZE
Born : 17.01.1990
Height: 1.73

Avg: 4.9

NameAvg.
1.Bartonova, K. 4.9
2.Shafir, N. 4.7
3.Novocká, B. 3.7
4.Brandao, M. 3.4
5.Antic, J. 3.3