Bulgaria No Match For Slovenia // 14 July 2007

Slovenia brushed aside their disappointment of not reaching the semi-finals of the U20 European Championship Men and advanced to the game for fifth place with a 79-59 victory over Bulgaria.

Gasper Vidmar scored 23 points and Emir Preldzic had 20 while Matej Krusic chipped in 14 points off the bench for the co-hosts Slovenia, who will play Israel on Sunday for fifth place.

Israel Bounce Back To Top Bulgaria // 12 July 2007
Omri Casspi rebounded from two disappointing performances to lead Israel to an 85-69 victory over Bulgaria at the U20 European Championship Men, bouncing back after their disappointing loss to Italy a day earlier.

Israel's defeat against the co-hosts knocked them out of the running for the semi-finals, but Yakov Gino's team proved too much down the stretch, using a 10-0 run to outscore the Bulgarians 31-15 in the fourth quarter.

Bulgaria Leave Croatia Winless // 11 July 2007
Chavdar Kostov scored 12 of his 18 points in a 22-3 fourth quarter run as Bulgaria beat Croatia 88-70 to collect their first victory in Group F of the U20 European Championship Men.

Ivan Lilov scored a game-high 25 points and his older brother Lyubomir Lilov and Stoyo Cholakov each had 12 points and Nikolay Kolev chipped in with 10 for Bulgaria, who improved to 1-3.

10.07.2007 Spain Roll Past Brave Bulgaria
08.07.2007 Group D: Italy Survive Latvia Scare, Georgia Pip Bulgaria
07.07.2007 Group D: Italy Breeze Past Georgia, Bulgaria Top Latvia
06.07.2007 Group D: Italy Overpower Bulgaria, Georgia Thrash Latvia
No Name Pos. Height
4 Tsenko Nakov G 1.81
5 Martin Durchev F 1.98
6 Nikolay Kolev C 2.04
7 Zhivko Stoyanov SG 1.94
8 Chavdar Kostov PG 1.96
9 Boyko Pangarov G 1.80
10 Lyubomir Lilov SF 1.98
11 Ivan Lilov SG 1.96
12 Bozhidar Avramov PG 1.94
13 Stoyo Cholakov SG 1.92
14 Veselin Filchev C 2.08
15 Thomas Fikoff C 2.12
Head Coach Ivan Chokalov
Assistant Coach Petko Delev


Address: Blvd. Vassil Levski 75, 1142 Sofia, BUL
Tel.: +359 (2) 9300523
Fax: +359 (2) 9810515
06.07.2007 vs ITA 51-86
07.07.2007 vs LAT 96-89
08.07.2007 vs GEO 74-75
10.07.2007 vs ESP 70-91
11.07.2007 vs CRO 88-70
12.07.2007 vs ISR 69-85
14.07.2007 vs SLO 59-79
15.07.2007 vs TUR 88-97
HOME PAGE | Legal notice | Partners
 Print this page Print version