Spain Champions

It took them almost 10 days, but Spain finally found top gear at the final of Umcor U18 European Championship Women on Sunday.

Spain stuttered through preliminary round play and were less than their best in the quarter-final round and semi finals.

MVP Award Bittersweet For Petrovic

Sonja Petrovic may have been elected tournament MVP at the Umcor U18 European Championship, but she would much rather have had the chance to wear the gold medal around her neck.

Petrovic was superb throughout the competition, but could not lead her side to victory over Spain in Sunday's final.

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Petrovic, Serbia & Montenegro Want Spain Revenge

Serbia & Montenegro take on Spain on Sunday in the final of the Umcor U18 European Championship Women in what is fast becoming a serious rivalry.

The two countries have dominated women's youth basketball in recent years.

Serbia & Montenegro Out Gun Czech Republic

Gold medal favourites Serbia & Montenegro stormed into the final of the Umcor U18 European Championship Women on Saturday.

The 2005 champions were in dominant mood against the Czechs and romped to a 81-48 victory.

Serbia & Montenegro Secure Semi-Final Berth27.07.2006
Serbia & Montenegro Stay Unbeaten26.07.2006
Serbia & Montenegro Too Strong For Bulgaria25.07.2006
Serbia & Montenegro Cruise Into Next Round23.07.2006
Late Burst From Serbia & Montenegro Sees Off Belarus22.07.2006
Serbia & Montenegro Dismantle Germany21.07.2006


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