Ukraine became the third at Eurobasket U-20
The Ukrainian U-20 men's national basketball team won the match for third place at the European Championship in Division B held in Skopje. The duel with Sweden ended with the score 83:61.
Our team won every quarter, had a solid advantage on rebounds and won the match in three-pointers. In addition, Dmytro Zabirchenko's wards scored more points in fast-paced offense and second-chance points.
The best player in this match for the Ukrainian national team was the team captain, center Bohdan Brynyuk, who recorded a double-double, 10 points + 11 rebounds (RE 23).
The Ukraine national team took revenge from the Swedes for the defeat in the group round and finished in the Top 3 of Division B.
European U-20 Championship. Men, Division B
Match for 3rd place
Skopje, North Macedonia
Ukraine - Sweden 83:61 (17:16, 24:21, 25:15, 17:9)
Ukraine: Shymansky 13, Safonov 13, Baranka 13 + 4 rebounds, Brynyuk 10 + 11 rebounds + 4 assists, Kobzyty 10 + 7 rebounds + 5 assists, start, Kabanov 11, Zaitsev 7, Batalsky 6 + 7 rebounds, 0 miss.