NEWS

21.08.2007
Georgia Outclass Luxembourg

Georgia raced out to a 26-8 lead by the end of the first quarter and stormed to an 88-60 victory at Luxembourg to remain just one game behind Finland in EuroBasket Division B Group C.

Needing a success to keep pace with the Finns, who brushed aside Austria 87-63 in their game on Tuesday to improve to 5-0, the Georgians got 16 points apiece from Zaza Pachulia and Manuchar Markoishvili.

16.09.2006
Finland Too Strong For Luxembourg

Finland destroyed Luxembourg 111-53 for their fourth victory in EuroBasket Division B.

Seven Finns finished in double figures scoring, led by Petteri Koponen’s 19 points.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Raul Birenbaum SG 1.82 28.09.1989 Campos Novos (BRA)  
 Pierre Michel Damien Hoffmann   08.09.1982 Luxemboug (LUX)  
 Eric Jeitz SG 1.89 08.11.1986 Luxembourg (LUX)  
 Luc Kartheiser PF 2.01 30.06.1989 Ettelbruck (LUX)  
 Bob Kieffer SF 1.98 07.05.1986 Luxembourg (LUX)  
 Pitt Koster PG 1.82 20.06.1989 Luxembourg (LUX)  
 Gil Melchior SG 1.94 07.08.1988 Luxembourg (LUX)  
 Nelson Rosario SG 1.86 29.01.1980 Ettelbruck (LUX)  
 Chris Scholtes PF 1.97 30.06.1985 Luxembourg (LUX)  
 Laurent Schwartz PG 1.79 22.08.1989 Luxembourg (LUX)  
 Frank Wiseler PG 1.88 06.05.1989 Luxembourg (LUX)  
 Christian Wulff 1.80 02.11.1975 Luxembourg (LUX)  
 4Tom Schumacher PG 1.89 26.02.1987 Dudelange (LUX)  
 5Jean-Marc Melchior GF 1.97 25.11.1984 Luxembourg (LUX)  
 6Felix Hoffmann SF 1.90 11.09.1987 Luxembourg (LUX)  
 7Jairo Ferreira SG 1.93 17.07.1985 Ettelbruck (LUX)  
 8Christian Schartz   20.01.1986 Esch-sur-Alzette (LUX)  
 9Tom Schmitz FC 2.02 03.07.1982 Luxemburg (LUX)  
10Samy Picard PF 1.96 08.06.1988 Luxembourg (LUX)  
11Peter Rajniak PG 1.96 21.05.1981 Bratislava (SVK)  
12Christian Steve Weisen   18.10.1986 Niederkorn (LUX)  
14Martin Rajniak 2.05 24.04.1978 Bratislava (SVK)  
15Alvin Jones 2.11 09.09.1978 Luxembourg (LUX)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Kresimir Basic

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11.09.2006
Iceland Anxious About Luxembourg

Iceland coach Sigurour Ingimundarson has admitted his team need to treat every game like a final from now on in if they are to win promotion to EuroBasket Division A.

His side have now lost their opening two games in Group C following Saturday's 80-65 defeat in Georgia.

09.09.2006
Remarkable Comeback Win For Austria

Austria rose from the dead in the fourth quarter to stun hosts Luxembourg in Group B.

Trailing 57-40 after Martin Rajniak's basket for Luxembourg at the end of the third, the Austrians looked destined for defeat but they outscored their hosts 24-5 over the last 10 minutes and won 64-62.

Georgia Crush Luxembourg03.09.2006
Luxembourg Aiming For Upset26.07.2006

Team

Luxembourg
Luxembourg

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSM. Rajniak14.4
RTA. Jones8.9
AST. Schumacher2.8
STM. Rajniak1.5
BSA. Jones1.9

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

03.09.2006vs GEO[L] 44-86 (A)
09.09.2006vs AUT[L] 62-64 (H)
13.09.2006vs ISL[L] 76-98 (A)
16.09.2006vs FIN[L] 53-111 (H)
21.08.2007vs GEO[L] 60-88 (H)
29.08.2007vs AUT[L] 46-79 (A)
01.09.2007vs ISL[L] 73-89 (H)
05.09.2007vs FIN[L] 59-100 (A)

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