NEWS

16.07.2006
Russians Claim Crown

Russia were crowned the OSTCHEM U20 European champions on Sunday after emerging victorious in a close-fought final against hosts Hungary.

Forward Tatiana Bokareva led four players in double figures as a strong  second-half performance proved decisive for the Russians in their 77-68 success.

15.07.2006
Russia Beat Spain To Reach Final

Evgenia Belyakova and Russia battled back from a 12-point first-half deficit to beat Spain 80-73 and advance to the final of the OSTCHEM U20 European Championship Women.

Genoveva Tapia Lopez's lay-up inside the final two minutes of the second quarter had given the Spaniards a 42-30 lead but the Russians held their nerve and eventually took the lead for good at the start of the fourth period at 60-58 on a lay-up by Belyakova.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Evgenia Belyakova SF 1.82 27.06.1986 St.Petersburg (RUS)  
 5Anastasia Anderson PG 1.74 08.03.1986 St.Petersburg (RUS)  
 6Maria Merzlyakova SF 1.80 29.01.1986 Moscow (RUS)  
 7Elena Reshetko 1.85 13.03.1986 St. Petersburg (RUS)  
 8Irina Ryukhina 1.75 20.04.1986 St.Petersburg (RUS)  
 9Tatiana Burik PG 1.66 08.05.1987 Orenburg (RUS)  
10Natalia Bogdanova 1.91 18.01.1986 Leningradskaya obl. (RUS)  
11Mariia Cherepanova SF 1.90 28.08.1987 Igevsk (RUS)  
12Tatiana Vidmer 1.91 08.01.1986 Moscow (RUS)  
13Elena Danilochkina SG 1.86 27.01.1986 Moscow (RUS)  
14Elizaveta Rusakova 1.92 01.09.1987 Tomenskaja (RUS)  
15Elena Gogiya 1.91 04.01.1987 Rostov-na-Donu (RUS)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Kira Trzheskal

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14.07.2006
Russia Continue Winning Ways

Russia maintained their 100% record in Group F by thrashing Belgium 81-53 to clinch a spot in the semi-finals.

Tied at 14 in the first quarter, Russia scored 11 unanswered points to close the quarter and never looked back en route to the victory.

12.07.2006
Russia Trounces Greece

Russia beat Greece 71-46 in their second Quarter-final Round game in the OSTCHEM U20 European Championship Women in Hungary.

Tatiana Bokareva led the way with a fantastic performance, collecting 20 points and 14 rebounds to guide her team to a comfortable win.

Greece Fail To Put Battling Belgians Away - Russia Beat Hungary11.07.2006
Marcos Ensures Spain Progress 09.07.2006
Russians Roll To Second Victory - Bulgaria Overcome Finns08.07.2006
Spain And Russia Set Pace In Group C07.07.2006

Team

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TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSE. Gogiya11.8
RTT. Vidmer10.6
ASI. Ryukhina2.2
STE. Belyakova1.6
BST. Vidmer1.1

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

07.07.2006vs TUR[W] 65-60
08.07.2006vs POL[W] 79-57
09.07.2006vs ESP[L] 63-66
11.07.2006vs HUN[W] 82-55
12.07.2006vs GRE[W] 71-46
13.07.2006vs BEL[W] 81-53
15.07.2006vs ESP[W] 80-73
16.07.2006vs HUN[W] 77-68

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