NEWS

19.07.2007
Group E: Russia Prevail But Fail To Advance To Semis

Defending champions Russia beat Belarus 69-61 but it wasn't sufficient to see them through to the medal round.

Entering play with two losses in the group, Russia had no chance of advancing to the semi-finals. 

18.07.2007
Group F: Serbia Continue Domination With Win Over Russia

Unbeaten Serbia showed off their title ambitions by crushing Russia 93-74 in Wednesday's qualifying round at the U20 European Championship for Women.

Russia trailed 57-55 after 27 minutes played but Serbia hit the defending champions with a 21-4 run (78-59) that bridged the third and fourth quarter to break open a close game.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Katerina Keyru SG 1.82 04.12.1988 Rostov-On-Don (RUS)  
 5Tatiana Burik PG 1.66 08.05.1987 Orenburg (RUS)  
 6Valeriya Musina SG 1.83 18.08.1987 Moscow (RUS)  
 7Evgeniya Teplyashina 1.71 30.03.1987 Dresen (GER)  
 8Anna Sokolova 1.85 31.07.1987 Moscow (RUS)  
 9Mariya Korovkina 1.79 08.04.1987 Berezniki (RUS)  
10Elena Beglova PG 1.75 01.09.1987 Moscow (RUS)  
11Olga Petrova 1.78 01.02.1988 Moscow (RUS)  
12Natalia Anoikina 1.96 13.02.1987 Krasnoyarsk (RUS)  
13Olga Zhuzhgova 2.03 25.08.1988 Kuibishev (RUS)  
14Anna Mikheeva 1.81 27.04.1987 Moscow (RUS)  
15Elena Gogiya 1.91 04.01.1987 Rostov-na-Donu (RUS)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Liubov Abaeva

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17.07.2007
Group E: Russia And Spain Pull Out Tough Wins

Russia and Spain, two teams considered medal favourites, needed big second half runs to defeat Belgium and Belarus respectively on the first day of qualifying round action at the U20 European Championship for Women.

Spain trailed 38-23 at the break but turned on the style in the fourth quarter by outscoring Belgium 29-7 en route to a 68-56 triumph.

15.07.2007
Group A: Spain Secure Third Straight Win, Russia Cruise

Unbeaten Spain progressed to the qualifying round of the U20 European Championship for Women as Group A winners after beating Greece 67-47 on Sunday.

For the third straight game, Maria Pina led Spain in scoring with 18 points while Laura Gimeno added 18.

Group A: Pina Paces Spain Again, Russia Rough Up Greece14.07.2007
Musina, Russia Look To Rebound14.07.2007
Group A: Spain Start Strong With Win Over Defending Champs13.07.2007
Preview: Russia Look To Repeat As U20 Women Champs11.06.2007

Team

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Russia

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSN. Anoikina13.6
RTN. Anoikina9.0
AST. Burik2.6
STA. Sokolova1.4
BSN. Anoikina1.9

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

13.07.2007vs ESP[L] 68-72
14.07.2007vs GRE[W] 75-53
15.07.2007vs ISR[W] 94-65
17.07.2007vs BEL[W] 73-64
18.07.2007vs SRB[L] 74-93
19.07.2007vs BLR[W] 69-61
21.07.2007vs ITA[L] 69-83
22.07.2007vs GER[W] 78-52

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