Junior national team of Ukraine, composed of girls from WU-18 in Oberwart (Austria) lost to peers Turkey to the 1/4 finals of the European championship in 2018 with a score of 45:57 (13:16, 9:6, 8:19, 15:16).
The teams began the game for the low implementation, writes fbu.ua. Rival Ukrainians opened the scoring with a penalty kick through 02:45 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. And at the last minute the Turkish women’s basketball team in as many came forward.
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 vs 27.
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 tonight, August 11, at 16:45 against Portugal in the classification match for 5th – 8th places.