Bulgarian girls started with victory

October 23rd, 2008

The Bulgarian national team in basketball for women won with 74:70 (19:21, 23:15, 10:15, 22:19) the guests of Belgium in the Arena Samokov, where we successfully launched the first match from European qualifications.
Game was extremely contested and in the last monutes was not known who will win the match. To prove this, the players of both teams exchanged 12 times its leadership, but the last, who made this were Bulgarians. In the hall was legend George Glushkov, who is a manager in the development of Belgium in Bulgaria. Game appearance and the chairman of the Federation of Basketball – Mihail Mihov.  The meeting started poorly for both teams, which were making much mistakes in the early minutes. However Bulgaria lead first-satisfaction at the outcome in 10:6, but followed a series of 5:0 for Belgium. By the end portion of Belgium had an advance in the outcome and he 5 points reached in 21:16, but Tanya Chirov scored her triad final 19:21.  At the beginning of the second 10 minutes the game was equivalent to several times and the result was equal. Due to good shooting from a remote location of Tanya Chirov and Diana Naidenova, Bulgaria was able to lead with 40:34 and the rest withdrew with an advantage of 42:36.  At the beginning of the third part and it was the biggest difference in the match by 10 points for Bulgaria at 46:36, but then at least 50:42 our players marked 9 points to the opponent team and reaches a reversal 51:50 . However with score of Milena Tomova the girls of Nikolai Borukov fixed  result half an hour after the 52:51 game.
The dramma occurred in the last minutes, when the result was equal to 63:63. By the end game was point for point, as 60 seconds before the final whistle at 69:63 for Bulgaria, we had a chance once in three successive struggles the hosts failed to score. 19 seconds before the end at 72:70 Guneva failed to scored her two penalty stroke, but in attack the judges viewed the following steps to Hendrix. Final 74:70 Diana Naidenova formed by two fouls 7 seconds before the end. Moreover Tanya Chirova, which was most effective with 23 points and 7 struggles, a good game made even Evelina Guneva with 16 points, Milena Tomova with 12, Gergana Branzova with 11 and Diana Naidenova with 10. For Belgium with 16 points signed Lawrence S. Van Malderen and Sarah Leemans.
In the next second round in Group “D” Bulgaria guest of Greece.

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Finland loses in Strasbourg

October 23rd, 2008

The basketball team of Finland, rival of Bulgaria in European basketball qualifications for men to Evro’2009 ended with a loss the quarter-final of the international tournament in Strasbourg (France). Finns lost by 73:75 points in the last tomorrow. Thus Finland finished the tournament with 2 wins and 1 loss but did not have any chances to qualify for the next round of Half-finals.

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Bulgarian won versus Poland

July 25th, 2008

The national team of Bulgaria in basketball for men record first victory in control meeting as a guest before the European qualifications in August. The team of  Pini Gershon is imposed over Poland as a guest by 75:66 (16:14, 21:14, 23:16, 15:22) points.
The half time of Bulgaria had 9 points advance at 37:28, after a final score best for the Bulgarians was Ibrahim Jaber with 20 points, 6 and 3 assists struggles, followed by Todor Stoykov and Filip Videnov with 15.

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