Rus News Journal

Basketball, the European championship

Results of games of the second round

Group And
Russia - Greece - 72:74
Kudelin (21), Karasev (13), Mihajlov (12), Babkov (11), Kisurin (8), Zahar Pashutin (3), Sirs (2), Noses (2), Fetisov (0)
Turkey - Bosnia - 70:62
Greek national teams, Russia and Turkey have provided to itself participation in a following stage without dependence from results of the third round.
group In
France - Lithuania - 88:94
Israel - Slovenia - 69:68
commands of Lithuania, France and Israel will be Contenders of Russians at a following stage.
group With
Poland - Latvia - 86:79
Italy - Yugoslavia - 74:69
Italy has provided to itself a place in a following circle. In the third round play Yugoslavia - Latvia and Italy - Poland. If Yugoslavs win, they and Poles also will pass in the following circle. Otherwise there passes Latvia further, and Yugoslavs can take off in general from tournament if Poles win Italians.
group D
Spain - Croatia - 78:71
Germany - Ukraine - 81:60
Most likely, from tournament will take off Ukraine. Only in case of a victory of Ukrainians over Croats that is extremely improbable, and defeats of Spaniards from Germans (in it too it is trusted hardly) Croatia becomes the loser of a starting stage.