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Summary of Finnish Wild Card Bid for 2014 FIBA World Cup ›

Official applications for Wild Card for 2014 FIBA World Cup were submitted to International Basketball Federation FIBA at the end of October 2013. A lot has happened since, here's the summary of Bid of Finland sent to FIBA this week.

Rovio’s Angry Birds support the Finnish Wolfpack’s FIBA Basketball World Cup Bid ›

Flying to support their fellow Finnish forest-dwellers, Rovio’s Angry Birds are joining the Finnish Men’s National Basketball Team, more commonly known as the Wolfpack, in its goal of receiving one of four Wild Card bids to the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.

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Finland Fend Off Relegation In Thriller 30.8.2014
Finland found their second wind in overtime to complete an important double over Ukraine with a 66-61 victory in Riga on Saturday to secure their place in U16 European Championship Division A while relegating their opponents.
Denmark Drop To Division B 29.8.2014
Denmark's immediate return to the second tier of U16 European Championship competition was confirmed in Riga on Friday after they were beaten 62-53 by Finland, who as a result can yet avoid the same fate.
Russia Win, Avoid Relegation Battle 28.8.2014
Russia retained their U16 European Championship Division A status with a 72-61 victory against Finland in a classification game in Riga on Thursday.
Finland Finish Strong, Beat Greece 26.8.2014
Finland will face the last-placed team from the Second Round next at the U16 European Championship after closing on a 10-0 tear to defeat Finland 52-46 in Riga on Tuesday to top Classification Group G with a perfect 3-0 record.
Denmark Denied First Win 25.8.2014
Finland finished with a flourish to come from behind and beat Denmark 69-61 in their classification game at the U16 European Championship in Riga on Monday.
Finland Make Their Mark 24.8.2014
Finland fought off a late rally from Ukraine to hold on for a 71-67 victory, their first of the competition, in the opening classification game of the U16 European Championship in Riga on Sunday.
Highlights: Finland v Lithuania 22.8.2014
Tadas Sedekerskis bounced back from a Day 2 slump to lead Lithuania to an 83-58 victory in their must-win clash against Finland.
Lithuania Leave Finland Behind 22.8.2014
Lithuania booked their place in the second round of the U16 European Championship with a convincing 83-58 defeat of Finland in Ogre on Friday.
Half-Court Press: Edon Maxhuni 22.8.2014
Finland's fearless point guard Edon Maxhuni went for 20 points on Wednesday, but managed to stop him long enough to put him under its half-court press.
Two From Two For Turkey 22.8.2014
Turkey produced another organised and effective display as they held off the challenge of Finland 74-61 in their second Group A game at the U16 European Championship in Ogre on Thursday.