Home News Product Reviews Health & Fitness Features Healthy Eating

ARCHIVE NEWS

If it is not your content, try to search here:
Basketball - 25. October 2007.

FIBA - Americans see off CSKA




The Americans, who were stunned 79-76 by Lithuanian outfit TEO Vilnius on Tuesday, recovered thanks to healthy contributions from Seimone Augustus (19 points), Katherine Smith (16) and Diana Taurasi (15).

Maria Stepanova poured in 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for the losers, with Nicole Powell managing 14 points.

The Americans were unable to get away from their opponents in the first quarter, and were pegged back to 21-21 11 seconds into the second period.

CSKA battled to keep up with their rivals but then forged ahead at 38-33 with a minute remaining in the second quarter.

The lead continued to change hands in an nip-and-tuck encounter, until Augustus put the United States ahead for good by sinking a three-pointer to put her side 47-44 up.

The advantage had been stretched to 61-55 by the end of the third period and extended still further in the final 10 minutes as the Americans took control.

FIBA

Thank you so much, if you tweet or share
Women sport news - NEW ZEALAND ARE WORLD CHAMPIONS

Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com-go to facebook and twitter @womensport for live interviews and photos 

Women sport news - ENGLAND CLAIM BRONZE WITH SOUTH AFRICA VICTORY

Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com 

21. July 54
Women sport news - Jamaica finish in fifth as their World Cup comes to an end

Jamaica finish in fifth as their World Cup comes to an end

live interviews on facebook and twitter @womensport

21. July 52
Women sport news - Uganda hold on to secure seventh place in Liverpool

Uganda hold on to secure seventh place in Liverpool

Picture by Isabel Pearce/SWpix.com - Live interviews and photos on facebook and twitter @womensport

20. July 122
Women sport news - New Zealand edge out England in last minute thriller

New Zealand edge out England in last minute thriller

Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com-live interveiws on facebook and twitter @womensport

20. July 94
Women sport news - Australia push South Africa to the limit to make World Cup Final

Australia push South Africa to the limit to make World Cup Final

Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com-Live interviews on facebook and twitter @womensport

20. July 98
Women sport news - Scotland secure 11th place after defeating Barbados in tight thriller
19. July 58
Women sport news - Malawi defeat Uganda in Liverpool 55-44

Malawi defeat Uganda in Liverpool 55-44

Picture by Simon Wilkinson/SWpix.com 

19. July 83
Women sport news - Sunshine Girls shine too bright for Zimbabwe

Sunshine Girls shine too bright for Zimbabwe

photo swpix-interviews and photos on twitter @womensport

UP
Have you read it?
NEW ZEALAND ARE WORLD CHAMPIONS

Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com-go to facebook and twitter @womensport for live interviews and photos 

ENGLAND CLAIM BRONZE WITH SOUTH AFRICA VICTORY

Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com 

Please follow us