Bourges Confirm Melain, Dumerc Extensions

Bourges Basket have confirmed key duo Cathy Melain and Celine Dumerc have signed fresh deals with the club.

Melain, the former France forward, will stay at the club for the next two seasons, while current Les Bleues guard Dumerc has penned another one-year contract.

CSKA Samara Claim Third Place

CSKA Samara fought off a brave Bourges Basket to take third place in the EuroLeague Women Final Four in Moscow Region.

The Russian side, champions in 2005 and runners-up in 2006, were not at their best, but managed to hold off a determined effort from the French.



NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
Cecile Dancer 1.90 07.09.1988 Le Chesnay (FRA)  
Myriam Igoufe SG 1.73 17.01.1990 Chambray les Tours (FRA)  
Lorraine Lokoka 1.84 29.10.1989 Kinshasa (COD)  
Audrey Salvi PG 1.72 03.11.1989 Fontainebleau (FRA)  
Johanna Tayeau SG 1.73 07.01.1989 Les Abymes, Guadeloupe (FRA)  
4Marie Frey 1.80 30.09.1988 Bourges (FRA)  
5Evanthia Maltsi PF 1.80 30.12.1978 Goumenitsa-Kilkis (GRE)  
6Catherine Melain GF 1.83 19.05.1974 Rennes (FRA)  
7Endene Miyem PF 1.88 15.05.1988 Reims (FRA)  
8Vicky Hall 1.86 03.10.1969 IN (USA)  
9Céline Dumerc PG 1.68 09.07.1982 Tarbes (FRA)  
10Carine Paul SF 1.76 11.07.1988 Cayenne, Guyane (FRA)  
11Sonja Kireta 1.98 21.10.1976 Zagreb (CRO)  
12Florence Lepron 1.83 16.01.1985 Nantes (FRA)  
14Emmeline Ndongue 1.92 25.04.1983 Auxerre (FRA)  


Head Coach: Pierre Vincent

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Ros Casares Advance To First Title Game

Ros Casares are one victory away from their first ever EuroLeague Women title.

The Spanish outfit, behind the frontline of Erika De Souza and DeLisha Milton-Jones and a poor offensive attack by Bourges in the fourth quarter allowed the Spanish team to win the second semi-final 73-59 in Vidnoje, Russia.

Video Interview: Pierre Vincent

Bourges surprised many by advancing to the EuroLeague Women Final Final Four.

Their coach Pierre Vincent talks about Bourges' run to the Final Four and their chances of winning the title in a video interview.

Melain Relishing Seventh Final Four Appearance29.03.2007
Video Interview: Maltsi Assesses Bourges’ Chances12.03.2007
Fosset All Smiles As Bourges Are Back Final Four26.02.2007
Dumerc Delighted With Bourges Success26.02.2007
Bourges Through To Final Four23.02.2007
Dumerc, Bourges Keep Feet On Ground After Win21.02.2007
Bourges Storm Back For Victory20.02.2007
Evanthia On A Hoops High After All Star Selection15.02.2007
Bourges Beat Mondeville Again12.02.2007
Maltsi, Bourges Finish Off USO Mondeville02.02.2007


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PTSE. Maltsi12.8
RTS. Kireta7.5
ASC. Dumerc4.5
STC. Dumerc2.4
BSS. Kireta1.1


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01.11.2006vs Halcon Avenida[W] 74-58 (A)
08.11.2006vs MiZo Pécs[W] 75-59 (H)
15.11.2006vs Dexia Namur[W] 66-54 (H)
23.11.2006vs ZVVZ USK Prague[W] 57-53 (A)
29.11.2006vs CSKA[W] 63-61 (H)
06.12.2006vs Halcon Avenida[W] 65-62 (H)
14.12.2006vs MiZo Pécs[L] 59-61 (A)
21.12.2006vs Dexia Namur[W] 65-60 (A)
10.01.2007vs ZVVZ USK Prague[W] 67-54 (H)
17.01.2007vs CSKA[L] 54-74 (A)
30.01.2007vs USO Mondeville[W] 73-63 (H)
02.02.2007vs USO Mondeville[W] 66-53 (A)
20.02.2007vs TEO Vilnius[W] 66-60 (H)
23.02.2007vs TEO Vilnius[W] 60-54 (A)
30.03.2007vs Ros Casares[L] 59-73
01.04.2007vs CSKA[L] 59-68


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Tel.: +33 (2) 48 70 13 29
Fax: +33 (2) 48 70 53 37


President: Pierre Fosset