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03.08.2008
Croatia Edge France For Bronze
Toni Prostran made four free throws in the final 18 seconds to give Croatia a 73-68 victory over France to capture the bronze medal at the U18 European Championship Men, in Pyrgos.

Mario Delas scored 18 points and grabbed 14 rebounds as the Croatians collected their sixth U18 medal of their history and first since gold in 2002.
02.08.2008
Lithuania Destroy France To Get Chance At Gold
Lithuania will get a re-match versus Greece in the final of the U18 European Championship after putting away France 79-55 in Saturday's second semi-final.

France had no answer for the Lithuania interior combination of Donatas Motiejunas, who had 24 points and seven rebounds and Tautvydas Slezas, who added 17 points and nine rebounds.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Jonathan Bourhis PG 1.83 10.10.1990 Tours (FRA)  
 5Jérôme Sanchez 1.96 02.03.1990 Vénisseuz (FRA)  
 6Andrew Albicy PG 1.78 21.03.1990 Sèvres (FRA)  
 7Nicolas Lang SG 2.00 01.05.1990 Mulhouse (FRA)  
 8Paul Lacombe SG 1.95 12.06.1990 Venisseux (FRA)  
 9Florian Thibedore SF 1.92 04.03.1990 Evreux (FRA)  
10Alexis Tanghe PF 2.08 19.09.1990 Blois (FRA)  
11Chrislain Cairo PF 2.00 18.08.1991 Saint Claude (FRA)  
12Christophe Leonard 1.99 03.01.1990 Schoelcher, Martinique (FRA)  
13Thomas Celerier 2.04 25.08.1990 Tulle (FRA)  
14Miguel Buval 2.06 06.12.1990 Lametin (FRA)  
15Landing Sané FC 2.08 19.12.1990 Ermont (FRA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Philippe Ory
Assistant Coach: Philippe Urie ,
Frederic Carrion

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02.08.2008
Before The Semis: Numbers Talk
The semi-finals are set. Everyone has their own favourite. And all four teams remaining in the race for a medal hope to follow up last summer's champions Serbia as winners of the U18 European Championship Men.

Fibaeurope.com offers an in-depth statistical analysis for that extra insight of Saturday's semis.
02.08.2008
Semis: Lithuania's Size Against French Speed
Lithuania will look to exploit their size advantage inside but will need to stop France from getting out on the break as the two proud hoops nations battle in the second semi-final at the U18 European Championship Men.

The Lithuanians have not won a title at this age group since capturing their only crown in 1994.
Drama As France Pip Croatia For Semis31.07.2008
France Bounce Back To See Off Turkey30.07.2008
Latvia Still Alive After Blowout Of France29.07.2008
Lang & Co Shoot France Over Russia27.07.2008
France Dominate Ukraine26.07.2008
Germany Upset France, Israel Get By Belgium25.07.2008

Team

France
France
France

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSA. Tanghe15.3
RTA. Tanghe6.3
ASA. Albicy5.0
STA. Albicy3.5
BSL. Sané0.7

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

25.07.2008vs GER[L] 73-81
26.07.2008vs UKR[W] 70-50
27.07.2008vs RUS[W] 70-61
29.07.2008vs LAT[L] 62-83
30.07.2008vs TUR[W] 83-64
31.07.2008vs CRO[W] 74-73
02.08.2008vs LTU[L] 55-79
03.08.2008vs CRO[L] 68-73

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