NEWS

31.07.2009
Greece, Ukraine Survive Relegation Battle

Greece beat Israel 80-54 to finish 3-0 in Group G of the Classification Round at the U18 European Championship Men 2009 in Metz France.

The result saw Greece hold on to their Division A status while the loss for Israel - combined with Ukraine's 79-70 win over the Czech Republic - saw them fall to 1-2 only good enough for third place and more importantly relegate them to Division B.

25.07.2009
Greece Win In Vain As Latvia Advance

Greece beat Latvia 71-68 but failed to advance into the Qualifying Round at the U18 European Championship Men in Hagondange, France.

The Greeks entered this game needing to beat their opponents by at least five points in order to move on to the next round, while a loss by four points or less would see Bulgaria advance.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Dionysios Kapiniaris PG 1.84 21.02.1991 Athens (GRE)  
 5Dimitris Katsivelis SG 1.94 01.10.1991 Thessaloniki (GRE)  
 6Ioannis Angelopoulos PG 1.89 28.01.1991 Cholargos (GRE)  
 7Anastasios Antonakis PF 2.03 09.02.1992 Athens (GRE)  
 8Ioannis Karathanasis PF 2.00 17.02.1991 Thessaloniki (GRE)  
 9Georgios Papapetrou PG 1.95 23.11.1991 Athens (GRE)  
10Georgios Georgakis 2.08 18.03.1991 Amarousio (GRE)  
11Linos Chrysikopoulos SF 2.04 01.12.1992 Corfu (GRE)  
12Andreas Kanonidis PF 1.98 26.07.1991 Maroussi (GRE)  
13Spyridon Motsenigos 1.95 01.01.1992 Marousi (GRE)  
14Vassilis Kavvadas 2.05 28.12.1991 Athens (GRE)  
15Emmanouil Koukoulas 2.07 19.08.1991 Athens (GRE)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Georgios Vlassopoulos
Assistant Coach: Dimitrios Avdalas

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24.07.2009
Bulgaria Use Early Run To Defeat Greece

A strong first half performance proved enough as Bulgaria beat Greece 65-55 at the U18 European Championship Men 2009 in Metz, France.

Greece jumped out to an early 8-3 lead but Bulgaria quickly got into their groove and had a 24-14 advantage built up by the end of the first quarter thanks to some dead-eye shooting from Emil Binev and Ventislav Petkov.

23.07.2009
Turkey Top Greece But Only Just
Enes Kanter had a monster game with 22 points and 22 rebounds to lead Turkey past Greece 78-74 on the opening day of the U18 European Championship Men 2009, in Metz, France.

Greece got off to a quick start, taking a 22-15 lead at the end of the first quarter, but the Turks fought their way back behind Can Mutaf and Kanter to go into the break on top, 40-37.

Team

Greece
Greece
Greece

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSA. Kanonidis15.5
RTA. Kanonidis6.2
ASI. Angelopoulos4.2
STD. Kapiniaris1.7
BSL. Chrysikopoulos1.3

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

23.07.2009vs TUR[L] 74-78
24.07.2009vs BUL[L] 55-65
25.07.2009vs LAT[W] 71-68
27.07.2009vs UKR[W] 73-45
29.07.2009vs CZE[W] 65-56
31.07.2009vs ISR[W] 80-54

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