Italy Clinch Bronze, First Medal Since 1994 // 15 July 2007

It's not the gold, but co-hosts Italy collected their first medal at the U20 European Championship Men since 1994 in beating Russia 74-63 for the bronze.

Luigi Da Tome (pictured) led the way with 26 points and Pietro Aradori added 11 points for the 1992 gold medal winners and 1994 runners-up.

Invincible Spain Edge Russia For Place In Final // 14 July 2007

Spain advanced to the final of the U20 European Championship Men for the first time since 2002 and third time overall after Pau Ribas scored 21 points including two late free throws to secure a 76-69 victory over Russia.

The 1996 and 2002 silver medallists played a superb team game and in the end overcame a bigger Russian side to reach Sunday's finale in Gorizia as the only undefeated team left in the tournament.

Russia Break Slovenia Hearts // 12 July 2007
There will not be a semi-final or final between the co-hosts Italy and Slovenia after Russia knocked off the Slovenians 63-55 to book their spot in Saturday's semi-finals of the U20 European Championship Men.

Russia's defence held Slovenia scoreless over the final five possessions and forced 23 turnovers in the game while Petr Gubanov provided a crucial offensive spark off the bench for the victory in the final game in Group E.

11.07.2007 Serbia Defeat Russia, Move Closer To Semis
10.07.2007 Russia Stage Comeback To Top France
08.07.2007 Group B: Russia, Turkey Advance, Lithuania Stun Greece
07.07.2007 Group B: Russia 2-0, Greece Down Turkey
06.07.2007 Group B: Turkey Knock Off Lithuania, Russia Down Greece
No Name Pos. Height
Dmitry Golovin G 1.94
Nikita Gresev F 2.01
Ivan Gusev C 2.04
Dmitriy Khvostov G 1.90
Alexander Korchagin G 1.88
Vitaly Kuznetsov F 1.95
Ivan Nelyubov C 2.07
Ivan Savelyev G 1.90
Nikita Stepanenkov C 2.06
Artem Zabelin F 2.14
Vasily Zavoruev G 1.95
4 Aleksandr Pushkin PF 1.98
5 Artur Urazmanov G 1.65
6 Pavel Sergeev G 1.82
7 Artem Yakovenko F 2.06
8 Ilya Syrovatko F 1.92
9 Igor Smygin G 1.76
10 Alexey Shved G 1.95
11 Andrey Vorontsevich F 2.04
12 Maxim Krivosheev FC 2.02
13 Maxim Sheleketo F 2.03
14 Petr Gubanov F 2.07
15 Anatoly Kashirov C 2.05
Head Coach Andrey Maltsev
Assistant Coaches Dmitry Shakoulin ,
Leonid Spirin


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06.07.2007 vs GRE 78-70
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