Ukraine name final roster for EuroBasket

Ukraine have announced their final roster for Eurobasket as they head to Tel Aviv without a naturalised player and their team captain.

Pooh Jeter has declined to participate this year and Kyrylo Fesenko is out due to a knee injury, which has left Ukraine’s preparation for Eurobasket in tatters. They secured one win over Romania have lost their other seven games.

The success of Eurobasket 2013 and the FIBA World Cup 2014 a distant memory for Ukraine who are in Group B alongside Germany, Italy, Georgia, Lithuania and hosts Israel.

Ukraine Roster:

Denys Lukashov, Olexandr Mishula, Oleksandr Kolchenko, Oleksandr Lypovyy, Vladimir Konev, Maksym Korniyenko, Ihor Zaytsev, Viacheslav Kravtsov, Artem Pustoviy, Maksym Pustozvonov, Vyachelsav Bobrov, Ruslan Otverchenko