Kemzura decided Latvia’s preliminary list

Kestutis KemzuraNew Latvia National Team coach Kestutis Kemzura has decided about his preliminary list of players for the Eurobasket 2009.

Players who will definitely travel to Poland and have a guaranteed spot in the team and who will join the team at July 20.
 
Kaspars Kambala (Enisey Krasnoyarsk)
Andris Biedrins (Golden St. Warriors)
Kristaps Valters (BC Fuenlabrada)
Janis Blums (CB Bilbao)
Sandis Valters (Aget Imola)
Armands Skele (Riga Barons)
Aigars Vitols (ASK Riga)
Kristaps Janicenoks (Venezia)
Uvis Helmanis (ASK Riga)
Kaspars Berzins (Riga Barons)
 
Before that some other candidate players will join the training camp in July 13, a week before the rest:
 
Edgars Jeromanovs (VEF Riga)
Raimonds Gabrans (Aegaleo BC)
Mareks Jurevicus (Liepaja BK)
Ingus Bankevics (Valmiera BK)
Ernests Kalve (ASK Riga)
Gatis Jahovics (VEF Riga)
Arturs Stalbergs (Liepaja BK)
Rihards Kuksiks (Arizona State)
Jurijs Aleksejevs (VEF Riga)
Arturs Berzins (Falco Riga)
Rolands Freimanis (VEF Riga)
Ronalds Zakis (VEF Riga)
Pavels Veselovs (BK Ventspils)
Raitis Grafs (ASK Riga)
 
A couple of promising players who will compete at the U20 European Championship, Janis Strelnieks (BK Ventspils) and Dairis Bertans (ASK Riga), may be invited into the team once their under-20 duties are completed.
 
Kemzura also chose his assistant for the Eurobasket who are: Igors Miglinieks, Edmunds Valeiko and Viktors Lacis.

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