Belarus Serbia EuroBasket Women
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Sonja Petrovic’s pull-up jumper, with 1.9 seconds to go, gave Serbia the victory against Belarus (53-55) in Day 1 of EuroBasket Women.

In Group A, reigning champions Spain dominated Ukraine (77-95) and Great Britain rallied past Latvia (74-60).

France defeated the Czech Republic in Group B (74-61) and Sweden overpowered Montenegro (67-51).

In Group C, Hungary edged Slovenia (88-84) and Italy survived Turkey (54-57).

Aside from Serbia’s big victory against Belarus, Group D also saw Belgium beat Russia (54-67).