Sweden continue to impress at the Umcor U18 European Championship Women in Tenerife.
Having already knocked off Russia and Spain, the Swedes completed a 3-0 record in preliminary round play with a 54-47 victory over Turkey on Sunday.
Following a 1-point defeat at the hands of Spain on the opening day of the Umcor U18 European Championship in Tenerife, Turkey had their hearts broken again on day two, this time by Russia.
In a thrilling contest between two quality sides, the game burst into life in the final five minutes.
Spain and Turkey renewed what is fast becoming an intense rivalry at the Umcor U18 European Championship Women in Tenerife on Friday.
The two sides most recently met in the semi-finals of the 2005 U16 European Championship Women, when Spain won 51-49 on their way to a second consecutive gold medal.
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