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15.09.2009 - By David Hein
Merriam-Webster defines a foreigner as "a person belonging to or owing allegiance to a foreign country".

Nine of the 16 head coaches at EuroBasket 2009 know a thing or two about owing their allegiances to foreign countries as they are leading national teams other than their native lands - with a mixed bag of success.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

No
Name
Pos.
Height
Birth date
Place of birth

G
1.90
28.01.1977
Ventspils (LAT)  

PG
1.85
28.04.1984
Gulbene (LAT)  

PG
1.86
18.04.1986
Saldus (LAT)  

F
2.00
13.07.1982
Liepaja (LAT)  

PF
2.02
21.07.1983
Ogre (LAT)  

G
1.92
04.09.1983
Riga (LAT)  

SF
1.98
28.07.1979
Saldus (LAT)  

GF
1.94
15.02.1976
Riga (LAT)  

C
2.07
08.07.1987
Talsi (LAT)  

4

PF
2.04
10.06.1972
Talsi (LAT)  

6

SF
1.97
25.07.1979
Jekabpils (LAT)  

7

SG
1.91
20.04.1982
Saldus (LAT)  

8

SG
1.98
17.01.1985
Liepaja (LAT)  

9

PG
1.88
18.09.1981
Riga (LAT)  

10

SF
2.00
11.08.1984
Riga (LAT)  

11

PF
2.07
15.07.1983
Riga (LAT)  

12

F
2.07
18.02.1982
Rezekne (LAT)  

13

PF
2.00
04.04.1987
Riga (LAT)  

14

SG
1.96
14.03.1983
Riga (LAT)  

15

C
2.11
02.04.1986
Riga (LAT)  

41

PF
2.11
25.08.1985
Ogre (LAT)  

COACHES

Head Coach:
Assistant Coach:

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TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

03.09.2008
vs MKD
[W] 83-82 (H)
06.09.2008
vs EST
[W] 88-81 (A)
10.09.2008
vs POR
[W] 79-43 (H)
13.09.2008
vs MKD
[L] 78-80 (A)
17.09.2008
vs EST
[W] 72-67 (H)
20.09.2008
vs POR
[L] 92-93 (A)

ADMINISTRATION

Office
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Riga, LAT
Tel.: +371 (67) 292 087
Email: lbs@lbs.lv
Staff
President: Valdis Voins
Secretary General: Edgars Sneps
Press contact: Arturs Portnovs

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