The Russian team became the third semifinalist of the European championship in basketball. The last member of the semifinals will be determined in the match Italy — Serbia.
Earlier in the semi-finals of the national teams of Spain and Slovenia.
In the quarterfinals the Russians defeated the Greeks 74:69.
The Greeks won the first quarter 24:17 and the first half of the match 37:31.
In the third quarter the national team of Greece had the advantage of 10 points, but she failed to hold it. After 30 minutes, 53 to 51 in favor of the Greeks. In the last quarter of Russians almost constantly conducted in the account.