Young Latvian international Davis Bertans has torn the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his right knee and is expected to be out of action between six and nine months, consequently missing out on EuroBasket 2013.
Latvian national team head coach Ainars Bagatskis has announced a 17-strong preliminary squad for EuroBasket 2013 which features the welcome return of the nation's NBA player.
FIBA Europe has approved the rescheduling of two of the EuroBasket 2013 Quarter-Finals to ensure fair treatment of the teams set to reach that stage of competition.
For basketball fans all over Europe, the waiting is finally over! The eagerly awaited tickets of EuroBasket 2013 go on sale Monday, 18 March, at 17:00 CET.
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