2007 FIBA Under-19 World Championship

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2007 FIBA Under-19 World Championship
FIBA u-19 Serbia.jpg
Tournament details
Host nation Serbia
Dates July 12 – July 22
Teams 16 (from 5 federations)
Venues (in 1 host city)
Champions  Serbia (1st title)
MVP Serbia Milan Mačvan
Tournament leaders
Players Teams
Points Brazil Paulão Prestes (23.0)  United States (93.7)
Rebounds Brazil Paulão Prestes (14.7)  Nigeria (51.6)
Assists Lithuania Žygimantas Janavičius (6.6)  Lithuania (19.4)
Official website
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The 2007 FIBA Under-19 World Championship was held in Novi Sad, Serbia from July 12 to July 22, 2007. The host nation won the tournament after beating the United States 74–69 in the final.[1] Milan Mačvan was named the tournament MVP.

Venues[edit]

Novi Sad
SPC Vojvodina
Capacity: 11,000
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Final standings[edit]

Rank Team Record
Gold medal icon.svg  Serbia 8–1
Silver medal icon.svg  United States 8–1
Bronze medal icon.svg  France 6–3
4th  Brazil 4–5
5th  Australia 8–1
6th  Argentina 4–5
7th  Turkey 4–5
8th  Spain 4–5
9th  Lithuania 4–4
10th  Canada 4–4
11th  South Korea 3–5
12th  China 1–7
13th  Nigeria 2–3
14th  Lebanon 1–4
15th  Mali 1–4
16th  Puerto Rico 0–5

Medal rosters[edit]

Gold medal icon.svg Serbia 4 Mladen Jeremić, 5 Petar Despotović, 6 Dušan Katnić, 7 Stefan Marković, 8 Marko Kešelj, 9 Aleksandar Radulović, 10 Stefan Stojačić, 11 Marko Čakarević, 12 Milan Mačvan, 13 Miroslav Raduljica, 14 Boban Marjanović, 15 Slaven Čupković (Head coach: Miroslav Nikolić)

Silver medal icon.svg United States 4 Tajuan Porter, 5 Stephen Curry, 6 Jonny Flynn, 7 Patrick Beverley, 8 Matt Bouldin, 9 David Lighty, 10 Donté Greene, 11 Raymar Morgan, 12 Deon Thompson, 13 Damian Hollis, 14 Michael Beasley, 15 DeAndre Jordan (Head coach: Jerry Wainwright)

Bronze medal icon.svg France 4 Jessie Bégarin, 5 Nicolas Batum, 6 Antoine Diot, 7 Abdoulaye M'Baye, 8 Olivier Romain, 9 Alexis Ajinça, 10 Benoît Mangin, 11 Edwin Jackson, 12 Rudy Etilopy, 13 Kim Tillie, 14 Ludovic Vaty, 15 Adrien Moerman (Head coach: Richard Billant)

Referees[edit]

  • Angola Carlos José Julio
  • Brazil Marcos Fornies Benito
  • China Yanping Song
  • France Eddie Viator
  • Greece Konstantinos Koromilas
  • Italy Enrico Sabetta
  • Japan Yuji Hirahara
  • Lithuania Tomas Jasevičius
  • Serbia Ilija Belošević
  • Turkey Recep Ankaralı
  • United States Jeff Nichols

References[edit]

  1. ^ "SP U19: Srbija šampion sveta!" (in Serbian). b92.net. July 22, 2007. 

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