GAMEZONE: FIBA Under 16 Men's European Championship

GAMEZONE: FIBA Under 16 Men's European Championship

  • Aug 14,2018

The Ireland Under 16 men will be in European action this week in Sarajevo as they compete for glory at the FIBA Under 16 Men’s European Championship Division B.

Ireland has been drawn in Group A alongside Great Britain, Sweden, Portugal, Luxembourg and Romania.

Looking ahead to the tournament, head coach, Mike Lynch stated,” After two years of hard work the final journey begins. We have been drawn in a tough group with Sweden coming down from Division A, GB finishing third in the championships last year and Portugal another top ten outfit. We will respect everyone but fear no one.

“Both myself and Carmel [Kilmartin] assistant coach, have reiterated to the players about sticking to our systems and taking it game by game. We are here to compete and players are ready to play. “


Official website site: http://www.fiba.basketball/europe/u16b/2018


FIBA U16 Men’s European Championship Division B Results 


Thursday, August 9th 

Group Games

Ireland 59-69 Great Britain

WATCH BACK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ySCgvGiUGjk

BOXSCORE: http://www.fiba.basketball/europe/u16b/2018/game/0908/Ireland-Great-Britain#tab=boxscore

RECAP: http://www.basketballireland.ie/news-detail/10042510/


Friday, August 10th 

Group Games

Luxembourg 32-68 Ireland

WATCH BACK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WnqUP7eB4_c

BOXSCORE: http://www.fiba.basketball/europe/u16b/2018/game/1008/Luxembourg-Ireland#tab=boxscore

RECAP: http://www.basketballireland.ie/news-detail/10042542/



Saturday, August 11th 

Group Games

Ireland 70-73 Sweden

WATCH: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2_fPIMe6H_c&feature=youtu.be

BOXSCORE: http://www.fiba.basketball/europe/u16b/2018/game/1108/Ireland-Sweden

RECAP: http://www.basketballireland.ie/news-detail/10042552/

 

Monday, August 13th 

Group Games

Romania 54-74 Ireland

WATCH: https://www.youtube.com/embed/sKwLB-T9gvQ?autoplay=1&enablejsapi=1

BOXSCORE: http://www.fiba.basketball/europe/u16b/2018/game/1308/Romania-Ireland#|tab=boxscore

RECAP: http://www.basketballireland.ie/news-detail/10042630/


Tuesday, August 14th 

Group Games

Ireland 64-60 Portugal

WATCH: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qsKjjDPJt_g

BOXSCORE: http://www.fiba.basketball/europe/u16b/2018/game/1408/Ireland-Portugal

RECAP: http://www.basketballireland.ie/news-detail/10042679/


Thursday, August 16th 

Classification Games 9th-16th

Ireland v Denmark, 13:15

WATCH: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=doUpSgxsR8k&feature=youtu.be

BOXSCORE: http://www.fiba.basketball/europe/u16b/2018/game/1608/Ireland-Denmark#tab=overview

RECAP: http://www.basketballireland.ie/news-detail/10042740/



FIBA U16 Men’s European Championship Division B Fixtures

(NOTE: All times listed are Irish times)



Friday, August 17th

Classification Games 13th-16th

Ireland v Finland, 13:15

WATCH:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MylPd6QVVxc 



Saturday, August 18th 

Classification Games


The Ireland Under 16 Men’s team 2018:

Christopher Fulton, St. Malachy’s, Belfast, Belfast Star

Conor McDonnell, St. Malachy’s, Belfast, Belfast Star

Conor Walsh, Colaiste Chiarain, Leixlip, Liffey Celtics BC                

Denzel Ebose, St. Joseph’s CBS Drogheda, Drogheda Bullets

Eli Lenihan, SMGS Blarney, Neptune BC                        

Jack Doyle, Ard Scoil Ris, Dublin, St. Vincent’s BC

Kelvin O’Donoghue, SMGS Blarney, Neptune BC

Liam Keating, St. Declan’s Cabra, St. Vincent’s BC

Malik Thaim,Colaiste Einde Salthill, Titans BC

Oscar O’Lideadha, Colaiste Eoin, Stillorgan, UCD Marian

Rapolas Buivydas, CBS The Green Tralee, Mount Hawk BC

Ronan Collins, SP Sliabh Luachra, Kerry, Gneeveguilla BC

                       

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