NEWS

15.07.2007
France Claim Ninth Place


Nando De Colo (pictured) scored 18 points and dished out seven assists to help France to ninth place at the U20 European Championship Men with a 91-82 victory over Croatia.

Aaron Cel and Fabien Causeur each added 16 points for the French, who dropped to ninth after sixth-placed showings in 2005 and 2006.

12.07.2007
Croatia Rebound Against Georgia

Croatia rebounded from their embarrassing 18-point loss to Bulgaria to dominate Georgia 99-78 and finish Group F with a victory and a 1-4 record at the U20 European Championship Men.

Ante Tomic collected 21 points, eight rebounds and two blocked shots to lead six Croatians in double figure scoring one day after they lost 88-70 against the Bulgarians.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Giorgi Gaprindashvili 1.88 25.03.1988 Tbilisi (GEO)  
 5Beka Tsivtsivadze 1.90 06.01.1989 Kutaisi (GEO)  
 6Levan Tsekvava PG 1.89 15.10.1989 Sokhumi (GEO)  
 7Lekso Lapanashvili SF 1.96 13.03.1987 Tbilisi (GEO)  
 8Rezo Didia PF 2.03 26.12.1987 Samtredia (GEO)  
 9Mikhail Chochua SF 1.93 10.04.1987 Rustavi (GEO)  
10Lasha Parghalava GF 1.92 07.02.1987 Rustavi (GEO)  
11Erekle Jgerenaia 2.00 11.09.1988 Sokhumi (GEO)  
12George Gulisabedashvili 1.92 11.02.1988 Tbilisi (GEO)  
13Richard Matiashvili 2.07 01.01.1989 Tbilisi (GEO)  
14Mikhail Berishvili SF 2.03 12.04.1987 Tbilisi (GEO)  
15Giorgi Shermadini 2.16 02.04.1989 Mtskheta (GEO)  

COACHES

Head Coach: David Ustiashvili
Assistant Coach: Gela Tsuladze

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11.07.2007
Spain Topple Georgia, Earn Medal Round Spot
Xavier Rey's double-double led Spain to a comfortable 96-68 victory over Georgia on Wednesday to earn the Iberians a place atop Group F of the U20 European Championship Men and a semi-finals spot.

Rey collected 21 points and 11 rebounds - his second double-double in three days - while Sergio Llull and Javier Beirán each scored 15 points and Albert Teruel chipped in 12 points.

10.07.2007
Israel Too Strong For Georgia
Israel did not get a great game from their star Omri Casspi, but they were strong enough to overcome Georgia 81-74 on Sunday in Nova Gorica and keep alive their chances of reaching their third final in seven years.

Casspi was held to just 14 points, but Yogev Ohayon paced the Israelis with 23 points and six assists and Elishay Kadir had 16 points and Tal Michael Dunne 15 as Yakov Gino's team improved to 2-1 in Group F.

Group D: Italy Survive Latvia Scare, Georgia Pip Bulgaria08.07.2007
Group D: Italy Breeze Past Georgia, Bulgaria Top Latvia07.07.2007
Group D: Italy Overpower Bulgaria, Georgia Thrash Latvia06.07.2007

Team

Georgia
Georgia
Georgia

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSG. Shermadini12.5
RTG. Shermadini7.4
ASG. Gaprindashvili3.4
STL. Parghalava1.4
BSG. Shermadini2.1

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

06.07.2007vs LAT[W] 102-72
07.07.2007vs ITA[L] 56-94
08.07.2007vs BUL[W] 75-74
10.07.2007vs ISR[L] 74-81
11.07.2007vs ESP[L] 68-96
12.07.2007vs CRO[L] 78-99
14.07.2007vs FRA[L] 69-96
15.07.2007vs LTU[L] 70-81

ADMINISTRATION

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Staff

President: Mikheil Gabrichidze
Secretary General: George Kartvelishvili