Slovaks to ME 2013 against Turkey, Montenegro and Ukraine

PARIS – Slovak basketball players will be presented at the 2013 European Championships in France in the base A group together with Turkey, Montenegro and Ukraine. The Slovaks will start the championship on June 15 with the Montenegrin duel, Ukraine is waiting for them and, at the betting site offers end of the game, they will meet with silver from the previous European Championships.

The president of the Slovak Basketball Association, Jaroslav Janac, also took part in the competition. “The sixteen teams are already is not a weak rival, but the jump could be more merciful.


The Turks are clear favorites of the group, finalists from the previous ME and participants of the 2012 Olympics. Montenegro is also very strong, has experienced players and has the motivation to prove that as a separate state belongs to the championship. Ukraine is not weak, Hungary has been eliminated. They have young players who can be very uncomfortable.But since the last trash I have accepted them, because we have a positive balance with them best betting site offers in recent years. I definitely did not accept Turkey from the first basket and third and Montenegro. Nevertheless, I believe we will go into the progress trio, “
said Ivan Benninghaus.

The Continental Championship will be held from 15 to 30 June 2013 and will the most important achievements are silver from Hungary 1997 and bronze from Italy in 1993.

From the basic groups, the first three teams will move to the eighth stage and the last teams of the tables will play with the tournament.Twelve teams will then be divided into two six-member groups, with the first four teams going to the quarterfinals.

The coach’s trainer Ivan Vojtek has secured the first place in the C-group.

Composition of the ME 2013 basic groups in France:
A-group: Turkey, SLOVAKIA, Montenegro, -group: Russia, Italy, Sweden, Spain
C-group: Serbia, Latvia, France, United Kingdom D-group: Czech Republic, Croatia, Lithuania, Belarus

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