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05.08.2007
Sweden Grab Fifth From Russia

Cleopatra Forsman B. Goga collected 10 points, nine rebounds, five assists and five steals as Sweden captured a best-ever fifth-place showing at the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women by beating Russia 60-55.

Amanda Zahui Bazoukou had 16 points and 13 rebounds for her fifth double-double of the U16 event.

04.08.2007
Sweden Hold Off Hosts, Play For Fifth

Sweden will play for fifth place at the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women after holding hosts Latvia scoreless for nearly the final four minutes in collecting 55-47 victory.

Cleopatra Forsman B. Goga scored 14 points while Farhiya Abdi had 11 points and Amanda Zahui Bazoukou's 14 rebound helped the Swedes to a 42-30 rebounding advantage.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Jennifer Kücükkaya PG 1.65 23.03.1991 Västertälje (SWE)  
 5Gunilla Karlsson 1.86 11.05.1991 Nederlulea (SWE)  
 6Hanna Itze 1.71 30.04.1991 Enskede (SWE)  
 7Salome Kabengano SF 1.78 16.03.1992 Nairobi (KEN)  
 8Cleopatra Forsman-Goga SF 1.80 10.09.1991 Rasunda (SWE)  
 9Julia Tornberg SG 1.79 03.04.1991 St Peters (SWE)  
10Johanna Falkenstrand 1.90 12.10.1991 Kungsholmen (SWE)  
11Therese Lindquist 1.83 01.01.1991 Södertälje (SWE)  
12Farhiya Abdi SG 1.88 31.05.1992 Brännkyrka (SWE)  
13Frida Fogdemark 1.86 12.05.1991 Östertälje (SWE)  
14Julia Vestin PF 1.84 26.03.1991 Lulea Domk (SWE)  
15Amanda Zahui 1.92 08.09.1993 St Mikael (SWE)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Oskar Kotsalainen
Assistant Coach: Benny Johansson

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02.08.2007
Sweden End Group Games On Winning Note

Sweden did their part in keeping alive their chances of making the semi-finals of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women with a comfortable 60-48 victory over Belarus.

But the Swedes, who were led by 20 points and 10 rebounds from Cleopatra Forsman B. Goga, were forced to wait until the results of the day's later games to see how successful their return to Europe's top flight would be.

01.08.2007
Sweden Pip Czechs To Complicate Group

The Czech Republic remained in good position to progress to the semi-finals of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women despite losing 65-59 to Sweden in Group E.

The 2006 finalists Czech Republic dropped to 3-1 but will advance to Saturday's semis if they beat Serbia on Thursday. They can also move into the top four with a loss against the Serbs and a combination of results in the group.

Group E: Hungary Comeback Stuns Sweden31.07.2007
Group B: Lithuania Surprise Serbia29.07.2007
24 Seconds With Frida Fogdemark29.07.2007
Group B: Serbia Dominate, Sweden Make Mark28.07.2007
Group B: Serbia Stave Off Sweden Surge, Poland Better Lithuania27.07.2007

Team

Sweden
Sweden
Sweden

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSC. Forsman-Goga14.1
RTA. Zahui12.1
ASS. Kabengano3.9
STC. Forsman-Goga2.4
BSC. Forsman-Goga1.3

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

27.07.2007vs SRB[L] 50-54
28.07.2007vs LTU[W] 57-47
29.07.2007vs POL[W] 63-55
31.07.2007vs HUN[L] 47-53
01.08.2007vs CZE[W] 65-59
02.08.2007vs BLR[W] 60-48
04.08.2007vs LAT[W] 55-47
05.08.2007vs RUS[W] 60-55

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