NEWS

09.08.2007
Germany Score Russian Scalp

In the first game of the day in Group F Germany overcame Russia 83-77.

Robin Benzing scored well for Germany, totalling 23 points while hitting all four of his two point field goals in the first quarter to allow his team to take an early lead.

08.08.2007
Russia Holds Off Croatia
Russia beat Croatia 71-63 in a finely balanced and fairly low-key affair to secure their second victory of the tournament.

With Spain playing on the other court the support that the Croatians had come to expect wasn’t as strong, and the quiet atmosphere seemed to transfer onto the court.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
4Viatcheslav Zaytsev 1.90 28.08.1989 Leningrad (RUS)  
5Vladimir Philippov 2.04 11.04.1989 Alma Ata (KAZ)  
6Teymuraz Babunashvili 1.86 07.02.1990 Kutaisy (GEO)  
7Dmitry Khvostov PG 1.90 21.08.1989 Ivanovo (RUS)  
8Semen Shashkov 2.00 28.11.1989 Sverdlovsk (UKR)  
9Semen Antonov PF 2.02 18.07.1989 Tumen Region (RUS)  
10Valentin Novikov 1.95 02.09.1989 Yakutia (RUS)  
11Vladimir Agabab'yan 1.92 07.10.1989 Rostov Na Donu (RUS)  
12Vladimir Ivlev 2.07 28.02.1990 Moscow (RUS)  
13Anton Brindyukov 2.05 01.02.1989 Kazakhastan (KAZ)  
14Ivan Pavlov FC 2.00 13.05.1989 Kurgan (RUS)  
15Viacheslav Pupko 2.00 05.01.1989 Moscow (RUS)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Viacheslav Merzlyakov

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07.08.2007
Lithuania Top Russia, Stay Perfect
Lithuania made sure that all the tournament’s unbeaten records remained intact with a good comeback win against Russia 79-65.

In a real team effort five players scored in double figures, Zygimantas Janavicius led the way with 16 points while Vaidas Cepukaitis took 14 points and 13 rebounds.
05.08.2007
Group C: Serbia Tame Hosts, Russia Win

The battle for the top of Group C was won by Serbia, who fought for an 85-76 win against hosts Spain in front of a passionate crowd of supporters.

You could tell from the intensity on the court and in the stands that this was the game of the tournament so far, and both teams fought in a close and fast paced encounter in which the Serbians just had the edge mentally over their hosts.

Group C: Spain, Serbia Dominate04.08.2007
Group C: Spain Win, Serbia Slip By Russia03.08.2007

Team

Russia
Russia

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSV. Novikov13.3
RTS. Antonov8.3
ASD. Khvostov4.3
STD. Khvostov1.8
BSV. Zaytsev1.1

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

03.08.2007vs SRB[L] 56-69
04.08.2007vs ESP[L] 64-98
05.08.2007vs ROU[W] 63-40
07.08.2007vs LTU[L] 65-79
08.08.2007vs CRO[W] 71-63
09.08.2007vs GER[L] 77-83
11.08.2007vs EST[W] 94-55
12.08.2007vs GER[L] 53-70

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