Lithuania Stun Poland

Lithuania staged a dramatic comeback in the fourth quarter to stun Poland 67-58 and reach the semi-finals of the EuroBasket Women in Turkey.

The Poles, who won the additional qualifying tournament to reach this event, finished fourth in their group to reach the last eight and looked to be heading for an upset of Lithuania.

Poland Eliminate Greece

Poland will advance to the quarter-finals of EuroBasket Women following their 49-59 win against Greece on Wednesday in Bursa.

The win is a sweet reward for Poland, who only secured their spot in the tournament thanks to victory in the additional qualifying tournament ahead of Slovakia and Ukraine.

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France Blitz Poland

France completed day 4 of action in Bursa at EuroBasket Women with a convincing win against additional qualifiers Poland.

The French seem to have fully recovered from their demoralising 46-65 loss to Czech Republic on the first day of the competition and had little trouble shrugging off Poland.

Poland Down Germany

After 2 losses, Poland finally opened their 2005 EuroBasket Women account with a win against Germany on Sunday in Bursa.

Poland, who grabbed the last competition spot through the additional qualifying tournament, looked tired in their first 2 contests which resulted in losses to Latvia and Czech Republic.

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