Serbia U20 qualified for the semifinals of the European Championship for players under 20 years of age which is being held in Lignano (Italy) since defeated Lithuania with 82:69 (17:13, 30:18, 15:24, 20:24). Serbia will fight for final against the Turkish national team and the match will be played on Saturday 18th of July from 9 PM.
Serbia played a great game in the first half and came to a 47:21 advantage. Especially impressive was second quarter (30: 8) when Lithuania were five minutes scoreless. Lithuania managed to reduce the difference in second half but victory Serbia was out of the question.
Rade Zagorac had 10 points and 3 assists and Ognjen Jaramaz 7 points and 3 rebounds.
Reasons for celebration had Kaba and Luwawu too.. France was convincing against the Czech Republic with 80:58 (22:21, 20:10, 23:15, 15:12). For the victory was crucial series of French 11:0 in the mid second quarter and an opponent was finished off early in the second half.
Alpha Kaba is 8 minutes had 8 points while Timothe Luwawu scored 7 points.
France will play in the semifinals against Spain and the match will be played on Saturday 18th of July at 6:45 PM.