News

15.09.2013
Belgium Break Latvian Hopes
Already-eliminated Belgium picked up their first victory in the Second Round of Group E by beating Latvia 60-56 and spoiling Latvia's chances of advancing to the quarter-finals.
15.09.2013
Latvia-Belgium Highlights
Belgium hang on to clinch a 60-56 win and end Latvia's hopes of making the quarter-finals of EuroBasket 2013.
15.09.2013
Sunday Games Preview
Group E will come to a close on Sunday with three teams already into the quarter-finals and two more battling for the final berth. France, Lithuania and Serbia have already booked spots in the knockout stage while either Ukraine or Latvia will join them.

STATS RANKINGS

POINTS PER GAME

5th


74.6
TOTAL REBOUNDS

9th


35.0
ASSISTS

5th


14.6
POINTS ALLOWED

4th


71.6

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birthCurrent club
 4Martins Meiers FC 2.08 30.03.1991 Jurmala (LAT)  MBC Weissenfels 
 5Mareks Mejeris 2.07 02.09.1991 Liepaja (LAT)  CB Clavijo 
 6Rolands Freimanis PF 2.10 21.01.1988 Gulbene (LAT)  Khimik Yuzhne 
 7Janis Blums SG 1.91 20.04.1982 Saldus (LAT)  Lietuvos Rytas 
 8Janis Berzins SF 2.01 04.05.1993 Limbazi (LAT)  VEF Riga 
 9Dairis Bertans SG 1.92 09.09.1989 Valmiera (LAT)  Bilbao Basket 
10Rihards Kuksiks SF 1.97 17.07.1988 Riga (LAT)  Budivelnik 
11Armands Skele 1.92 04.09.1983 Riga (LAT)  Kalev/Cramo 
12Kristaps Janicenoks 1.95 14.03.1983 Riga (LAT)  VEF Riga 
13Janis Strelnieks PG 1.91 01.09.1989 Talsi (LAT)  Budivelnik Kyiv 
14Kaspars Berzins PF 2.11 25.08.1985 Ogre (LAT)  VEF Riga 
15Andrejs Selakovs 2.07 08.11.1988 Dobele (LAT)  Melilla Baloncesto 

COACHES

Head Coach: Ainars Bagatskis
Assistant Coach: Arturs Stalbergs

TEAM PROFILE

Team Profile: Latvia
Latvia arrive in Slovenia with the underdog collar fastened tightly around the players' necks; however, one gets the feeling that this is a collar that they will not mind wearing.

Headlines

15.09.2013
Sunday Games Preview
Group E will come to a close on Sunday with three teams already into the quarter-finals and two more battling for the final berth. France, Lithuania and Serbia have already booked spots in the knockout stage while either Ukraine or Latvia will join them.
14.09.2013
Sunday Preview Video
Ukraine versus Lithuania is set to be a key match-up on the last game day of Group E, as Latvia and Ukraine are eyeing the remaining ticket to the quarter-finals of EuroBasket 2013.
France Hold Off Latvia Rally13.09.2013
Latvia-France Highlights13.09.2013
Skele, Latvia Ready For Next Step13.09.2013
Friday Game Previews13.09.2013
Friday Preview Video12.09.2013
Latvia-Ukraine Highlights11.09.2013
Latvia Blast Ukraine11.09.2013
Wednesday Game Previews11.09.2013
LAT-MKD Higlights09.09.2013
Latvia Sail Into Second Round09.09.2013

Team

Latvia
Latvia
Latvia

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSK. Janicenoks11.5
RTK. Berzins4.7
ASJ. Strelnieks3.6
STK. Janicenoks0.9
BSM. Meiers0.9

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

04.09.2013vs BIH[W] 86-75
05.09.2013vs MNE[W] 73-72
06.09.2013vs LTU[L] 59-67
08.09.2013vs SRB[L] 71-80
09.09.2013vs MKD[W] 76-66
11.09.2013vs UKR[W] 85-51
13.09.2013vs FRA[L] 91-102
15.09.2013vs BEL[L] 56-60

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Staff

President: Valdis Voins
Secretary General: Edgars Sneps
Press contact: Arturs Portnovs

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