NEWS

09.06.2009
Czechs Book Ticket To Riga
The Czech Republic snatched victory from the jaws of defeat on Tuesday to stay alive at the EuroBasket Women while condemning Ukraine to a third straight loss to end their stay in Latvia.

The Czechs trailed by as many as 16 points and repeatedly found themselves playing catch-up but captured a 79-77 win in the last seconds.
08.06.2009
Spain Rain On Ukraine
Spain overcame some nervous moments in the first half and blew out Ukraine for their second win of the EuroBasket Women in Liepaja.

Evaristo Perez's team prevailed 85-59 and will now take on undefeated Slovakia to determine the winner of Group A.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
4Iryna Tsekova SG 1.80 27.06.1978 Berdyansk (UKR)  
5Ievgeniia Spitkovska 1.72 10.05.1988 Kharkiv (UKR)  
6Tetiana Shchypakina SF 1.79 17.11.1985 Kiev (UKR)  
7Inna Kochubei PG 1.73 05.04.1982 Kiev (UKR)  
8Valeriya Berezhynska 1.93 10.04.1986 Nikolaev (UKR)  
9Oleksandra Kurasova 1.85 04.04.1986 Berdjansk (UKR)  
10Olesia Malashenko PF 1.89 21.02.1991 Kishinev (MDA)  
11Olga Dubrovina PG 1.73 02.05.1987 Dnepropetrovsk (UKR)  
12Lyubov Alyoshkina 2.00 23.08.1981 Melitopol (UKR)  
13Olga Krasnikova 1.84 26.01.1984 Kiev (UKR)  
14Olena Ogorodnikova 1.86 30.05.1981 Nova Kahovka (UKR)  
15Olena Zherzherunova FC 1.91 25.05.1978 Shakter (UKR)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Volodymyr Bryukhovetskiy
Assistant Coach: Liudmyla Nazarenko

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08.06.2009
Qualifying Round Spot On The Line For Ukraine and Czech Republic
Ukraine and the Czech Republic will battle it out on Tuesday for the final Qualifying Round spot from Group A with both sides still winless.

The Czechs, gold-medal winners at the EuroBasket in Turkey four years ago, followed their opening defeat to Spain with a 65-58 loss to Slovakia.
08.06.2009
Ukraine Hope For Better Against Spain

Underdogs Ukraine know they will need a drastic improvement on their opening game defeat to Slovakia if they are to progress in the EuroBasket Women.

Thrashed by 22 points, Olexandra Gorbunova and Co on Monday go up against a Spain team that struggled to beat the Czech Republic.

Slovakia Open In Convincing Style07.06.2009
Defense Key As Slovaks Take On Ukraine05.06.2009
Berezhynskaya In Question For Ukraine02.06.2009
Gorbunova Looks To Bolster Confidence With Ukraine 18.05.2009
Kochubei Ready To Make An Impact Again With Ukraine05.05.2009
Faurie Files: Changing the Subject19.01.2009
Bär Winner Not Enough As Ukraine Are Latvia Bound16.01.2009
The Highs And Lows Of Ukraine’s Gorbunova15.01.2009
Ukraine On The Verge After Close Win13.01.2009
Kochubei Eyes Return For Ukraine13.01.2009

Team

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SCHEDULE

07.06.2009vs SVK[L] 55-77
08.06.2009vs ESP[L] 59-85
09.06.2009vs CZE[L] 77-79

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