Archives for June 2015

2017 Eurobasket Awarded to Czech Republic

Earlier on Sunday, the FIBA Europe Board, during its extraordinary session in Budapest, awarded the 2017 edition of EuroBasket Women to Czech Republic, who previously hosted the event in 1995.Czech Republic and Serbia were the two bidding Federations for the 2017 event.FIBA Europe President Turgay Demirel thanked both candidacies which described as “outstanding.” EuroBasket Women […]

Serbia Wins First Eurobasket Title Over France 76-68

Serbia made history in a great fashion after defeating France in the Eurobasket Final 76-68. This title has earned them with a direct ticket to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Ana Dabovic of Serbia was named the Eurobasket Most Valuable Player (MVP) Eurobasket All-Stars Center – Sandrine Gruda (France) Forwards – Alba Torrens (Spain), Sonja […]

Eurobasket Semifinals Set

Spain, Belarus, France and Serbia are all semifinalist for the 2015 Eurobasket Championship Each of the quarterfinal games were intense and close throughout on Friday. France barely defeated Russia and Spain slide through versus Montenegro by a thread. France 77 – 74 Russia Spain 75-74 Montenegro Turkey 66-57 Lithuania Next games are Friday June 26th […]

Eurobasket Quarterfinals Set

The knockout round of the 2015 Eurobasket Championship is set with Spain remaining the only team undefeated. The quarterfinals will start on Wednesday, June 24th. GROUP F (Györ): Final standings: 1. Spain (5-0), 2. Lithuania (3-2), 3. Russia (3-2), 4. Serbia (2-3) qualified for the quarter 5. Slovakia (2-3) 6. Croatia (0-5) eliminated   GROUP […]

Spain, France and Belarus Undefeated After First Round of Eurobasket 2015

Three countries remain undefeated after the first round of the Eurobasket 2015 Championships, France, Spain and Belarus. Joining those three teams at the top of Group C is Russia and the championship moves into the second round of play with two groups: E & F. Second Round Match Ups   2ª PHASE – GAME 1 […]