NEWS

17.07.2004
Classification Games: Lithuania 96 – Bulgaria 88

Lithuania expected to go to the top 8 of the championship, but after failing to finish in the top 4 of Group B, it was successful in achieving the closest possible ranking to its goal. In the battle for the 9th place Lithuania beat Bulgaria in a game that was decided already after 3 quarters.

16.07.2004
Qualification Games: Bulgaria 105 Latvia 96 (OT)

Yet another overtime in this Championship. Bulgaria needed the extra 5 minutes to send Latvia to the 11-12 games, and face Lithuania in attempt to capture the 9th.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Deyan Ivanov PF 2.05 18.03.1986 Varna (BUL)  
 6Kaloyan Ivanov PF 2.05 18.03.1986 Varna (BUL)  
 7Thomas Fikoff 2.12 26.08.1987 Sofia (BUL)  
 8Stoyo Cholakov SG 1.92 17.03.1987 Yambol (BUL)  
 9Martin Horozov PF 2.00 06.01.1986 Plovdiv (BUL)  
10Stanislav Slaveykov SF 1.98 02.06.1986 Shumen (BUL)  
11Veselin Zhelyazkov Georgiev SF 1.94 10.06.1986 Shumen (BUL)  
12Tzvetizar Todorov Gaydarov SF 1.98 21.07.1986 Sofia (BUL)  
13Asen Velikov PG 1.85 11.01.1986 Pleven (BUL)  
14Rostislav Dikov PG 1.86 03.05.1986 Vidin (BUL)  
15Tsvetoslav Ostrev PG 1.82 03.03.1986 Troyan (BUL)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Petko Delev
Assistant Coach: Valeri Bachvarov

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10.07.2004
Player Profile: Kaloyan and Deyan Ivanov, Bulgaria

Back in the 50’s and 60’s the senior team of Bulgaria was a member of the European elite. The golden age of the Junior National Team was during the late 70’s and early 80’s when the team reached the Semi-finals four times in a row and won 2 bronze medals back-to-back (80’ & 82’).

06.04.2004
2004 European Championship for U18 Men Field Set
Following the conclusion of the Challenge Round, the 12 teams qualified for the 2004 European Championship for U18 Men are now finalised.

Team

Bulgaria
Bulgaria
Bulgaria

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSD. Ivanov20.4
RTK. Ivanov9.7
ASA. Velikov3.0
STD. Ivanov2.7
BSK. Ivanov0.9

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

09.07.2004vs GRE[L] 69-79
10.07.2004vs LTU[W] 93-88
11.07.2004vs TUR[L] 74-83
13.07.2004vs ESP[W] 75-74
14.07.2004vs ISR[L] 81-89
16.07.2004vs LAT[W] 105-96
17.07.2004vs LTU[L] 88-96

ADMINISTRATION

Office

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Staff

President: Georgi Glushkov
Secretary General: Eleonora Rangelova
Press contact: Eleonora Rangelova