Deni Avdija

Israel wins the FIBA Under-20 European Championship!

July 21, 2019 // 0 Comments

Israel captured the FIBA Under-20 European Championship as they defeated Spain 92-84 to hoist the trophy for the second year in a row. In a tight contest that went down to the wire, Ariel Beit Halachmi’s blue-and-white sent the home crowd into delirium as the fans shouted EL, EL Israel to their [Read More]

Israel bounces Lithuania in the QF; face France in Semis

July 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Under-20 Israel National Basketball Team defeated Lithuania 94-78 in the European Championships in Tel Aviv and advanced to Saturday night’s second semifinal against France. After a back and forth first half the blue-and-white once again used a big third quarter to pull away for good. Deni [Read More]

Israel picks up first win of U20’s 85-75 over Italy

July 14, 2019 // 0 Comments

Israel defeated Italy 85-75 in their second group game of the FIBA Under-20 European Championships. The Blue & White bounced back from a disappointing loss to Serbia on Saturday night to take a hard earned victory over the game Italians. In what would be a tight back and forth game, Deni [Read More]

Israel falls to Serbia 92-81 in U20 European Championship Opener

July 13, 2019 // 0 Comments

Israel fell to Serbia 92-81 in the opening game of the Under-20 European Basketball Championships in Tel Aviv. Yam Madar had the hot hand for the Blue & White as he scored 24 points and dished out 9 assists while Deni Avdija ended with 14 points, 8 boards and 6 helpers in the loss. Ranko [Read More]

“It’s a big plus to have our home fans behind us” Deni Avdija Israel U20 Star ahead of the European Championships, Yotam Hanochi & More! Israel Sports Rabbi Rundown July 12, 2019

July 12, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Sports Rabbi in The Jerusalem Post features an Interview Preview with Deni Avdija! “DENI AVDIJA READY TO STEP UP FOR BLUE-AND-WHITE” – Host Israel looks to repeat as U20 European basketball champion with NBA lottery prospect at the helm! Dov Halickman Photography As we head into the [Read More]

Israel U20 Win Tourney – Avdija Stars + Interview, Blue & White Baseball Advance, Judo, Softball, Soccer & More! Israel Sports Rabbi Weekend Roundup July 6-7, 2019

July 7, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Israel Under-20 Team defeated Spain 88-78 to capture the Pre-Tournament ahead of the U20 European Championships which will be held in Israel beginning on Saturday July 13. Deni Avdija was the star of the show scoring 24 points and pulling down 6 rebounds as the potential NBA Lottery Pick at the [Read More]
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