NEWS

19.07.2006
Balanced Russia Breeze By Belarus

Vasily Zavoruev scored 20 points leading Russia to an 86-52 blow-out of Belarus for their second straight victory in the quarter-final round of the Ostchem U20 European Championship.

Pavel Agapov added 15 points, and Maxim Sheleketo had 13 points and seven rebounds, while the duo combined for 16 points in a 20-4 run from the first to second quarters to open up a 15-point lead.

16.07.2006
Turkey Lose But Go Through

Russia's 63-60 defeat of Turkey was not enough for the them to pip the Turks to second place in Group C of the OSTCHEM U20 European Championship on Sunday night.

With three sides in the pool finishing with 2-1 records, it came down to points difference with the French and Turkey advancing and Russia having to settle for third place.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Andrey Vorontsevich PF 2.07 17.07.1987 Omsk (RUS)  
 5Alexey Zhukanenko PF 2.10 18.05.1986 Almaty (KAZ)  
 6Anton Ponkrashov SG 2.00 23.04.1986 St. Petersburg (RUS)  
 7Anatoly Kashirov 2.15 19.05.1987 Moscow (RUS)  
 8Evgeny Voronov SG 1.94 07.05.1986 Stavropolsky reg. (RUS)  
 9Vasily Zavoruev SG 1.98 13.01.1987 Moscow (RUS)  
10Artur Urazmanov PG 1.86 16.08.1987 Perm (RUS)  
11Pavel Sergeev PG 1.87 28.07.1987 Leningrad (RUS)  
12Pavel Agapov 2.02 09.01.1986 Samara (RUS)  
13Maxim Sheleketo 2.05 04.01.1987 Igevsk (RUS)  
14Petr Gubanov PF 2.07 03.04.1987 Kyibichevskaya (RUS)  
15Nikita Shabalkin PF 2.06 09.10.1986 Vladikavkaz (RUS)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Evgeny Pashutin

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15.07.2006
Russia Deliver Early Knockout Punch Against Germany

A 24-2 first-quarter run for Russia doomed Germany in Group C on Saturday.

Beaten by France in their opener, the Russians got their Ostchem U20 European Championship campaign on track with an 81-51 victory as Maxim Sheleketo poured in a game-high 25 points.

14.07.2006
France Take Control With Strong First Quarter

France were surprisingly big winners over Russia in Group C, beating the men from Moscow 92-63 with Souarata Cissé pouring in 20 points, grabbing five boards and blocking on shot.

The French stormed out to a 30-15 lead by the end of the first quarter with Cissé scoring eight of his points.

Team

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Russia
Russia

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSM. Sheleketo11.5
RTA. Urazmanov4.4
ASA. Ponkrashov5.5
STA. Urazmanov2.0
BSA. Vorontsevich0.6

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

14.07.2006vs FRA[L] 63-92
15.07.2006vs GER[W] 81-51
16.07.2006vs TUR[W] 63-60
18.07.2006vs HUN[W] 82-36
19.07.2006vs BLR[W] 86-52
20.07.2006vs ESP[W] 77-61
22.07.2006vs ISR[W] 66-61
23.07.2006vs BUL[L] 84-88

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