|11 August 2010|
|Julia Gladkova is coming back to the U16 European Championship as she already played for Russia in Naples in 2009 where she averaged 4.4 points and 3.0 rebounds per contest for Russia who finished 4th|
Russia coach Helena Shulzenko has named her final 12-strong squad for the U16 European Championships Women, and the team has set out for Greece.
Shulzenko's team have been drawn in Group A, which will pit them against Finland, Sweden and Lithuania as they bid for their first medal since taking bronze back in 2004.
Russia squad: Zhanna Byazrova, Daria Levchenko, Alexandra Marchenkova, Albina Razheva, Anna Shchetina, Ekaterina Ryabova, Polina Sych, Natalia Grishkevich, Olga Novikova, Yulia Sorokina, Yuliya Chaykovskaya, Julia Gladkova.