Ros Casares Arrange Final Four Showdown with Halcon Avenida

Ros Casares Valencia and Halcon Avenida swept their respective EuroLeague Women Quarter-Finals series on Friday 25 November to arrange a Final Four showdown in April. Katie Douglas had another explosive night to lead Ros Casares Valencia to a pulsating 63-58 victory over Bourges Basket, sweeping their quarterfinals showdown in front of an impressive crowd in […]

Fenerbahce Absorbs First Defeat as SpartaK Takes Game One

Sparta&K MR Vidnoje handed Turkish powerhouse Fenerbahce their first defeat of the season after pulling off a come-from-behind 86-78 upset victory in Game One of their EuroLeague Women Semifinal series on Tuesday 22 February in Istanbul, Turkey. Epifanya Prints led her team’s scoring parade with her 19 points on 3-for-5 shooting from beyond-the-arc, while Irina […]

Ros Casares, UMMC Ekaterinburg Draw First Blood

Ros Casares Valencia and UMMC Ekaterinburg didn’t let their hometown fans down as they edged their respective opponents in Game One of the EuroLeague Women Quarterfinals on Tuesday 22 February. EuroLeague Women Playoff second-seed Ros Casares leaned on the heroics of Katie Douglas to pull off a 65-58 win over Bourges Basket in Valencia, Spain. […]

Euroleague Women All-Star Coaches Named

Europe will be led by George Dikeoulakos, the Lotos Gdynia Head Coach. Dikeoulakos led Sony Athinaikos to a much celebrated EuroCup Women title in 2010 and is also leading Latvia into EuroBasket Women 2011 as their head coach. Dikeoulakos will be assisted by Jose I. Hernandez, the coach of Wisla Can-Pack Krakow. Hungarian Coach Laszlo […]

Ros Casares, Bourges Basket Arrange Quarter-Final Showdown

Ros Casares and Bourges Basket arranged a quarterfinal showdown after they posted series-clinching victories in Game Three of their respective EuroLeague Women Eight-Final series. Ros Casares Valencia booked earned a ticket to the next round when they clobbered MKB Euroleasing, 86-63, on Wednesday 9 February in Valencia, Spain. Katie Douglas erupted for 25 points on […]

Taranto, Sparta Book Quarterfinals Seat

Cras Basket Taranto and Sparta&K MR Vidnoje dispatched their respective opponents on Wednesday 9 February in Game Three of their respective EuroLeague Women Eight-Finals series. Cras Basket Taranto, who needed to escape with a pulsating two-point road win in Game Two to force a deciding third game, completely dominated ZVVZ USK Prague as they hammered […]

UMMC Ekaterinburg Eliminates Rivas Ecopolis

Tagged as one of the favorites to win the title this season, UMMC Ekaterinburg proved their believers right as they swept Rivas Ecopolis in the EuroLeague Women Eight-Final with a thrilling 83-74 overtime win on Friday 4 February in Spain. Olga Arteshina and Cappie Pondexter proved to be too much for Rivas Ecopolis as they […]

Fenerbahce Cruise to the Quarterfinals

The tournament’s top seed Fenerbahce cruised to the quarterfinals after eliminating Galatasaray Mp with a huge 73-51 victory in Game Two of their EuroLeague Women Eight-Final series on Friday 4 February in Istanbul, Turkey. Esmeral Tuncluer had a breakout game as she tallied 16 points and seven rebounds, highlighted by a perfect 3-for-3 clip from […]

EuroLeague 2011 All-Star Game Starters List

Just as the EuroLeague Women Playoff series are heating up, FIBA Europe announced on Thursday 3 February the players that would start in this year’s All-Star Game that will feature the clash between European Players and the Rest of the World on 8 March in Gdynia, Poland. After thousands of fans casted their votes in […]

Top-Ranked Fenerbahce Cruise Past Galatasaray MP

Even without two former superstars, Fenerbahce remained sharp as they protected their unblemished record this season with a convincing 77-58 win over Galatasaray MP in Game One of the EuroLeague Women Eight-Final series in Istanbul, Turkey. Nevriye Yilmaz continued to show her dominance as she scored 24 points on 12-for-18 shooting to go with six […]