NEWS

22.07.2007
Russia Win Not Enough

Russia beat Croatia 74-73 on Vladimir Chichaykin’s lay up at the buzzer but it wasn’t enough for last year’s runners-up to avoid being dumped out of the competition at Ierapetra tonight.

Alexei Vadeev’s men, who finished second in this tournament in 2004 and 2006, crashed out in the preliminary round because, even though they shared the same win-loss record as both Croatia and Latvia in Group C.

21.07.2007
Group D: Greece Top Russia

Greece used a 17-0 run in the second quarter to put the game beyond Russia’s reach and run away with a 72-56 win at Ierapetra.

The result means that Greece remain undefeated in Group D while Russia are without a win and must beat Croatia tomorrow to stand any chance of reaching the next stage of the competition.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Evgeny Zharekhin 1.85 20.05.1991 Samara Region (RUS)  
 5Ivan Strebkov 1.85 27.07.1991 Alma-Ata (KAZ)  
 6Ilya Malykh 1.94 21.08.1991 Moscow (RUS)  
 7Artur Uskov 1.73 14.04.1991 Uman (UKR)  
 8Denis Lukin 1.78 29.04.1991 Moscow (RUS)  
 9Bendzhamin Dudu 1.99 29.04.1991 Svetogorsk (BLR)  
10Pavel Antipov 2.04 19.09.1991 Tartarstan (RUS)  
11Evgeny Verbitskiy 1.94 27.02.1991 Irkutsk Region (RUS)  
12Artem Moskin 1.95 05.01.1991 Bryansk Region (RUS)  
13Yaroslav Reznichenko 1.96 05.04.1991 Perm (RUS)  
14Evgeny Voytyuk 1.95 29.09.1991 St Petersburg (RUS)  
15Vladimir Chichaykin 1.84 23.07.1991 Turkmenistan (TKM)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Alexey Vadeev

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20.07.2007
Group D: Greece And Latvia Start Strong

Giannis Aggelopoulos wanted to make sure the home fans would see Greece start in the best possible way in its opening Group D game at Ierapetra and he made good on his promise, leading the hosts to a 79-66 win over Croatia.

Aggelopoulos led all scorers with a game-high 25 points, including 13 in the final period as he ended the visitors’ hopes of making a late comeback.

Team

Russia
Russia
Russia

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSI. Malykh11.2
RTI. Malykh6.5
ASV. Chichaykin2.2
STV. Chichaykin3.2
BSE. Verbitskiy0.7

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

20.07.2007vs LAT[L] 70-76
21.07.2007vs GRE[L] 56-72
22.07.2007vs CRO[W] 74-73
24.07.2007vs SLO[W] 69-57
26.07.2007vs CZE[L] 47-62
28.07.2007vs POR[W] 72-39

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