The Russian team defeated the team of Greece in the framework of the quarterfinal match of the European championship in basketball with a score of 74:69 and went to the semifinals of the tournament. Meeting of the two teams was held in Istanbul.
The most productive player of the match was the Russian Alexey Shved. Shooting guard of the Russian national team managed to bring his team to 26 points.
Not counting the last match, the national team of Russia met with the Greek players at the European Championships nine times, with six of them our basketball players won.
The semi-finals of the Eurobasket will be on September 15. In the framework of this meeting, the Russians will meet with the team that will win in match Italy-Serbia.
The official conclusion of the European championship in basketball is scheduled for September 17.