Ilona Korstin Upbeat With Upcoming EuroBasket Women 2013 Stint

The Russian Women’s Basketball squad will have a tough time defending their European title in the upcoming EuroBasket Women 2013 because they will be parading a new-looking squad, but Ilona Korstin is upbeat with the upcoming tournament. Korstin, who will be one of the few remnants of the so-called golden generation of Russian women’s basketball, […]

Host France Trims EuroBasket Women 2013 To 20 Players

France are expected to be the overwhelming favorite in the upcoming EuroBasket Women 2013 not only because they are hosting the tournament, but also because of their unexpected success in the 2012 London Olympics. France head coach Pierre Vincent initially released a long list of players that could crack the final roster, but that list […]

Italy Release Intact Preliminary Roster For EuroBasket Women 2013

Italy will be playing in this year’s European Women’s Championship and they will be parading a familiar roster in the upcoming tournament in France this summer. Italy head coach Roberto Ricchini made sure that the efforts of the previous squad will not go unnoticed, awarding the 12 players who participated them seal a spot in […]

Great Britain Releases 20-Player Preliminary Roster For EuroBasket Women 2013

Great Britain releases their 20-player preliminary roster that will look to sustain their recent impressive stints in high-profile international tournament. The Great Britain Women squad, which will represent the country in the upcoming EuroBasket Women 2013 in France, will be a mixture of veterans and youth players, who will look to gain experience as part […]

Elena Danilochkina Not Included In Russia Preliminary Roster For EuroBasket Women 2013

Russia took another blow after Elena Danilochkina was ruled out for their upcoming campaign in EuroBasket Women 2013 in France this summer. Already depleted due to injuries and retirements, the Russian Women’s Basketball team will be without one of the main reasons why they bagged the title two years ago. Danilochkina, who was the Most […]

Russian Stars Abrosimova and Stepanova Announces Retirement From International Basketball

The Russian national women’s basketball team will have to make major adjustment in the 2013 EuroBasket after two of their biggest stars announced that they will not play in the tournament. Russian stars Svetlana Abrosimova and Maria Stepanova, who are two of their main standouts in previous competitions, announced their retirement from national team duties. […]

Candace Parker Leads UMMC Ekaterinburg to Fifth-Straight Win

American superstar Candace Parker had an outstanding night to lead the UMMC Ekaterinburg to a comfortable 94-62 win over Perfumerias Avenida on Wednesday night in Russia. Parker scored 21 points on an impressive 10-for-14 clip from the field and grabbed nine rebounds, while also dishing three assists for UMMC Ekaterinburg, who remained undefeated in five […]

EuroBasket Women 2013 Completed in France

The composition of each group for the EuroBasket Women 2013 has been determined after the draw held on Friday night at the UNESCO building in Paris, France. Witnessed by hundreds of spectators, the 16 teams who qualified for next year’s European Championship for women in France were divided into four groups with four teams each. […]