NEWS

03.09.2004
Estonia Try To Halt Slide

Estonia’s preparations for the men’s European Championship qualifiers are in turmoil, with the team losing 10 of their last 11 matches.

They were beaten again on Thursday, this time 80-82 by Finland.

22.09.2003
European Championship for Men 2005 Qualification
Following the meeting of the FIBA Europe Board in November 2002, it was decided that a new system of qualification would be implemented for the 2005 European Championship for Men.

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Jyri Lehtonen 1.92 22.12.1973 Turku (FIN)  
 Jukka Matinen PF 2.03 06.11.1978 Kerava (FIN)  
 Maurizio Pratesi   02.02.1975 Helsinki (FIN)  
 4Aki Ulander 2.09 29.12.1981 Oulu (FIN)  
 5Antti Nikkilä 2.10 25.08.1978 Tampere (FIN)  
 6Mikko Noopila 2.00 03.06.1977 Helsinki (FIN)  
 7Kimmo Muurinen PF 2.02 23.02.1981 Vantaa (FIN)  
 8Sami Lehtoranta PF 2.05 13.11.1979 Suolahti (FIN)  
10Tuukka Kotti PF 2.05 18.03.1981 Forssa (FIN)  
11Shawn Huff SG 1.98 05.05.1984 Helsinki (FIN)  
13Hanno Möttölä PF 2.09 09.09.1976 Helsinki (FIN)  
14Petri Virtanen PG 1.83 18.09.1980 Jyväskylä (FIN)  
15Teemu Rannikko PG 1.89 09.09.1980 Turku (FIN)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Henrik Dettmann

Team

Finland
Finland

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSH. Möttölä18.8
RTH. Möttölä8.7
AST. Rannikko3.2
STM. Noopila1.5
BST. Kotti0.8

SCHEDULE

11.09.2004vs GEO[L] 78-85 (A)
15.09.2004vs LUX[W] 97-64 (H)
18.09.2004vs MKD[L] 78-87 (H)
03.09.2005vs GEO[W] 87-79 (H)
07.09.2005vs LUX[W] 82-62 (A)
10.09.2005vs MKD[L] 70-83 (A)

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