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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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Estonia, England Advance Despite Losses 22.7.2014
Estonia and England both advanced to the second group stage of the U18 European Championship Women Division B despite losses in their final first round games.
Hosts Lift Title With Nurkic Named MVP 21.7.2014
It was a night to remember for Jusuf Nurkic as he led Bosnia and Herzegovina to the U20 European Championship Division B title in front of a home crowd in Sarajevo on Sunday, before being named MVP.
Last Four Set In Sarajevo 19.7.2014
Netherlands were edged out of Saturday's semi-finals at the U20 European Championship Division B by Ukraine's 77-71 win over Belarus in Sarajevo on Friday.
One Semi-Final Spot Sealed In Sarajevo 17.7.2014
Netherlands kept alive their hopes of reaching Saturday's semi-finals at the U20 European Championship Division B following a dramatic 68-66 win against Finland in a day of tight finishes in Sarajevo on Wednesday.
Netherlands Squeeze Past Switzerland 15.7.2014
The Netherlands clung on for a nail-biting 52-49 win over Switzerland in the game of the day at the U20 European Championship Division B in Sarajevo on Monday.
Hammink Inspires Dutch Comeback 11.7.2014
Netherlands guard Shane Hammink had 11 of his game-high 23 points in the fourth quarter, inspiring a 57-54 come-from-behind win over Ukraine on Day 1 of the U20 European Championship Division B on Thursday.
Finland Finish With A Flourish 25.6.2014
Finland climbed off the bottom of Group D in the EuroBasket Women 2015 2nd Qualification Round, and above Germany, with a 63-51 win in Helsinki on Wednesday.
Brilliant Bär A Tonic For Germany 22.6.2014
After four straight defeats, Germany belatedly got off the mark in the EuroBasket Women 2015 2nd Qualification Round by clinching an 84-79 success over fellow Group D strugglers Finland.
Montenegro Complete Double Over Finns 18.6.2014
After surviving a late scare in their previous EuroBasket Women 2015 2nd Qualification Round victory against Finland, there was an easier ride for Montenegro this time around, completing an 82-62 win in Helsinki.
Montenegro Get Past Gutsy Finland 15.6.2014
Montenegro are yet to taste defeat in Group D of the EuroBasket Women 2015 2nd Qualification Round after completing a far from comfortable 75-72 victory against Finland.