Women’s Junior national team of Ukraine U-18 team lost to Turkey in the 1/4 finals of the European championship.
The teams began the game for the low implementation. The opponent opened the score with a penalty kick 2:45 after the start of the match. Our girls responded with two accurate free throws from Rabchuk. She subsequently sold one more shot of the two. Around mid-game time quarter Ukrainian women tried to break away from rivals. And more than three points the difference was not possible.
The second quarter became even less effective. For two teams scored only 15 points. At the same Ukrainka equalized on a big break. In the first half of the team showed the same efficiency of 25%, with the advantage of the Turkish team under the boards 38 to 27, the website of the basketball Federation of Ukraine.
The resumption of the game the Turkish team went ahead. The advantage in implementing and rebounds gave the opportunity to seize the advantage and the lead. Ukrainian women tried to attack quickly in response, and the extra haste is often prevented to accurately complete the attack. Most of the playing time of the third quarter the opponent was held n atikov advantage. But before the end of the game time increased the margin to 11 points.
More than three-quarters of Ukrainian women played six of them. Only in the final minutes of the match, added a few fresh players. Not some moment the game picked up somewhat. However, to reverse the situation failed – not enough has neither time, nor forces.
In the next match in the European championship the national team of Ukraine will play on 11 August at 16:45 against Portugal in the match of the classification for 5-8 places.
Turkey – Ukraine 57:45 (16:13, 6:9, 19:8, 16:15)
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