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20.06.2009
Deja Vu, France Top Russia Again For Gold

France held on against never-say-die Russia to win the gold medal at the EuroBasket Women on Saturday night in Latvia.

After the disappointment of an eighth-place finish in 2007, Pierre Vincent's team capped a remarkable comeback to the top of Europe with a 57-53 win over Russia in the championship game.

20.06.2009
Gruda, Dumerc Highlight All-Tournament Team

The 2009 EuroBasket Women champions Sandrine Gruda and Celine Dumerc of France headed the All-Tournament Team in Riga along with Most Valuable Player winner Evanthia Maltsi of Greece.

Gruda led the champions France in scoring (15.4 ppg) and rebounding (7.7 rpg) while shooting 50 percent from the field.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Marielle Amant 1.91 09.12.1989 Le Lamentin, Martinique (FRA)  
 Elodie Bertal PF 1.90 16.03.1984 Rambouillet (FRA)  
 Aurélie Bonnan FC 1.87 01.08.1983 La Teste de Buch (FRA)  
 Clarisse Costaz PG 1.71 28.02.1986 Bourgoin Jallieu (FRA)  
 Elodie Godin 1.92 05.07.1985 Cherbourg (FRA)  
 Emilie Gomis SG 1.78 18.10.1983 Ziguinchor (SEN)  
 Pauline Krawczyk SF 1.83 17.03.1985 Poznan (POL)  
 Anael Lardy PG 1.70 24.10.1987 Chambéry (FRA)  
 Fatimatou Sacko PF 1.84 12.04.1985 Paris (FRA)  
 Paoline Salagnac SG 1.76 13.03.1984 Tulle (FRA)  
 Gaelle Skrela SG 1.77 24.01.1983 Toulouse (FRA)  
 4Isabelle Yacoubou 1.95 21.04.1986 Godomey (BEN)  
 5Emilie Duvivier PG 1.68 05.02.1984 Calais (FRA)  
 6Yacine Sene SF 1.81 18.03.1982 Orléans (FRA)  
 7Endene Miyem 1.88 15.05.1988 Reims (FRA)  
 8Emmanuelle Hermouet 1.83 02.04.1979 Poitiers (FRA)  
 9Céline Dumerc PG 1.68 09.07.1982 Tarbes (FRA)  
10Clémence Beikes SF 1.80 19.10.1983 Grande Synthe (FRA)  
11Florence Lepron 1.83 16.01.1985 Nantes (FRA)  
12Jennifer Digbeu 1.90 14.04.1987 Lyon (FRA)  
13Sandra Dijon 1.92 10.01.1976 Fort de France (FRA)  
14Emmeline Ndongue 1.92 25.04.1983 Auxerre (FRA)  
15Pauline Lo 1.92 13.01.1987 Ermont (FRA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Pierre Vincent
Assistant Coach: Francois Brisson ,
Thierry Moullec

More Headlines

20.06.2009
France And Russia Go For Gold

France have returned to the title game of the EuroBasket Women for the first time since their gold-medal winning year of 2001.

They beat Russia in the title game that year, 73-68.

19.06.2009
France Earn First Finals Ticket

France earned a spot in the Final of EuroBasket Women 2009 with a 64-56 win over Belarus on Friday.  

The two teams had already played just eleven days prior in the Preliminary Round.  In that meeting France had to pull out a 63-61 win in overtime. 

Mission Accomplished For France Prez In Latvia19.06.2009
We Meet Again19.06.2009
France Slip Past Greece18.06.2009
Will Heart Be Enough For Greeks Vs. France?18.06.2009
France Top Russia, Win Group F16.06.2009
Battle Of Unbeatens15.06.2009
Grimal Travels The World For Women's Basketball14.06.2009
Gruda Keeps France Perfect14.06.2009
Turkey Hunt For Second Place Against France14.06.2009
France Squeak Another Victory12.06.2009

Team

France
France

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSE. Ndongue10.5
RTI. Yacoubou7.1
ASC. Dumerc4.1
STC. Dumerc2.8
BSE. Ndongue1.4

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

13.08.2008vs CRO[W] 59-55 (A)
16.08.2008vs SVK[W] 58-39 (H)
20.08.2008vs HUN[W] 67-66 (A)
27.08.2008vs ROU[W] 93-61 (H)
30.08.2008vs CRO[W] 75-50 (H)
03.09.2008vs SVK[L] 55-63 (A)
06.09.2008vs HUN[W] 68-64 (H)
13.09.2008vs ROU[W] 72-71 (A)

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Staff

President: Jean-Pierre Siutat
Secretary General: Thierry Balestriere
Press contact: Fabrice Canet