Slovakia Put Away Ukraine Late

Lucia Lásková keyed a decisive 10-0 run in the fourth quarter with a made jump shot as Slovakia got off to a winning start in the additional qualifying tournament for the EuroBasket Women.

The Slovakians prevailed 66-61 in Kiev, leaving themselves and Sweden with one win in Group C and Ukraine 0-2.

Poland, Bulgaria and Sweden Win
Poland, Bulgaria and Sweden enjoyed winning starts to the additional qualifying round for the EuroBasket Women on Wednesday.

The Poles, who narrowly missed out on automatic qualification, won 68-63 in Group A at Finland but they found themselves in danger of being upset at the end of the third quarter after Taru Tuukkanen buried a three-pointer to give the hosts a 52-46 lead.


NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
Lyubov Alyoshkina 2.00 23.08.1981 Melitopol (UKR)  
Inna Faskhutdinova 1.80 26.01.1984 Ufa (RUS)  
Olena Fen'ko PF 1.87 15.03.1976 Dnepropetrovsk (UKR)  
Aleksandra Khomenchuk 2.02 04.02.1989  (TKM)  
Tetyana Shablinska 1.91 02.02.1974 Melitopol (GER)  
Tetiana Shchypakina SF 1.79 17.11.1985 Kiev (UKR)  
Ganna Zarytska 1.85 08.06.1986 Zaporozhje (UKR)  
4Olena Zherzherunova FC 1.91 25.05.1978 Shakter (UKR)  
5Iryna Tsekova SG 1.80 27.06.1978 Berdyansk (UKR)  
6Iuliia Lapshynova SG 1.76 30.03.1981 Novovolinsk (UKR)  
7Inna Kochubei PG 1.73 05.04.1982 Kiev (UKR)  
8Iuliia Iakhina SF 1.86 10.02.1980 Druzhkovka (UKR)  
9Oleksandra Kurasova 1.85 04.04.1986 Berdjansk (UKR)  
10Maryna Doroshenko SG 1.84 22.03.1981 Marganets (UKR)  
11Nataliia Isachenko SG 1.78 11.02.1979 Neustrelitz (GER)  
12Olga Lyashkova SG 1.85 02.05.1980 Dokuchaevsk (UKR)  
13Olena Gulyamova 1.86 14.07.1984 Berdichev (UKR)  
14Olena Ogorodnikova 1.86 30.05.1981 Nova Kahovka (UKR)  
15Oxana Pys'Mennyk 1.92 27.11.1978 Nikolaev (UKR)  

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Israel Run Over By Ukraine Train

Ukraine kept alive their hopes of playing at next year’s EuroBasket Women with a decisive fourth-quarter run to clinch a 91-74 triumph over Israel.

The victory was the eastern Europeans’ third in six games and puts them in a good position to qualify for next year’s big event in Italy.

The Road To EuroBasket Women 2007

EuroBasket Women 2007 qualifying is nearly complete and there are a number of teams who still have a chance to advance to the Final Round in Chieti, Italy.

A total of nine spots are on offer with the top teams from the each group directly qualifying to EuroBasket 2007, along with the four best second placed teams, determined according to:

Ukraine Win At The Buzzer20.09.2006
Yilmaz Hits Top Form As Turkey Beat Ukraine16.09.2006
Dori Shoots Israel Past Ukraine13.09.2006
Ukraine Stun Slovenia In Overtime09.09.2006
Turkey Produce Road Win in Ukraine06.09.2006




PTSO. Ogorodnikova12.8
RTO. Ogorodnikova6.5
ASI. Kochubei2.3
STI. Lapshynova1.2
BSO. Ogorodnikova1.1


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06.09.2006vs TUR[L] 59-70 (H)
09.09.2006vs SLO[W] 105-92 (A)
13.09.2006vs ISR[L] 69-75 (A)
16.09.2006vs TUR[L] 75-85 (A)
20.09.2006vs SLO[W] 82-79 (H)
23.09.2006vs ISR[W] 91-74 (H)
29.08.2007vs SWE[L] 63-72 (A)
01.09.2007vs SVK[L] 61-66 (H)
08.09.2007vs SWE[W] 61-47 (H)
12.09.2007vs SVK[L] 69-89 (A)



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