NEWS

20.07.2006
Group C: Kostov Carries Bulgaria To Quarter-final Round, Israel Defeat Germany

Chavdar Kostov continued his offensive assault in the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men by scoring 33 points in Bulgaria’s 92-81 overtime win over Italy.

The 196-cm guard was 9-of-21 from the field and a perfect 11-of-11 from the free-throw line.

19.07.2006
Group C: Kostov Carries Bulgaria, Italy Coast To Win Over Israel

Chavdar Kostov’s game-high 37 points propelled Bulgaria to a 86-71 win over Germany in Group C play of the Ostchem U18 European Championship in Greece.

The 196-cm guard hit on 13-of-26 field goal attempts, including 6-of-10 from three-point range as Bulgaria controlled the game throughout.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Ido Dov Stolero 1.92 11.08.1988 Haifa (ISR)  
 5Sean Daniel 1.98 04.05.1989 Ramat Gan (ISR)  
 6Ahiad Bukra 2.05 24.02.1988 Ashkelon (ISR)  
 7Tal Ronen 1.92 14.12.1988 Kefar Sava (ISR)  
 8Eran Asante GF 1.96 09.06.1988 Hadera (ISR)  
 9Gal Mekel PG 1.90 04.03.1988 Petah Tikva (ISR)  
10Oded David Brandwein PG 1.88 15.02.1988 Petah Tikva (ISR)  
11Anton Shoutvin PF 2.04 25.01.1989 Voroshilograd (UKR)  
12Itai Akiva Ron SF 1.86 25.01.1988 City Beer Yakov (ISR)  
13Omri Casspi SF 2.04 22.06.1988 Holon (ISR)  
14Evgeni Lioutrine 2.00 01.01.1988 Vitebsk (BLR)  
15Matan Sonego 2.03 31.05.1988 Zefat (ISR)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Erez Bittman

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18.07.2006
Roundup: Second Quarter Surge Propels Lithuania

Lithuania outscored Latvia 30-13 in the pivotal second quarter to win 85-67 in their opening game of the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men in Argostoli, Greece.

Lithuania had balanced scoring with five players in double figures: Martynas Gecevicius (16), Rokas Uzas (13), Marius Valukonis (12), Panas Skurdauskas (12) and Zygimantas Janavicius (10).

11.05.2006
Israel: Rising Star Casspi Looks Ahead To U-18 European Championship

Omri Casspi is one of Israel's brightest young talents.

The 17-year-old sees limited action with Maccabi Tel Aviv but rest assured, Casspi is well on his way to making a larger contribution to a big European club in the future.

Team

Israel
Israel
Israel

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSO. Casspi21.4
RTO. Casspi7.1
ASG. Mekel2.5
STS. Daniel2.1
BSA. Bukra1.3

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

18.07.2006vs BUL[W] 82-81
19.07.2006vs ITA[L] 63-95
20.07.2006vs GER[W] 79-76
22.07.2006vs SLO[L] 58-69
23.07.2006vs LAT[W] 88-82
24.07.2006vs ISL[W] 86-67
26.07.2006vs CRO[L] 82-93
27.07.2006vs LAT[W] 102-94

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