Greece – Russia 9-5
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Greece scored all nine runs of a 9-5 victory over Russia in the fifth inning on Sunday evening at Paperclip Stadium in Utrecht. It was the second win for the Greek team at the European Championship, while Russia remains winless. Kritikos and Gouoren had the big hits for Greece during the big rally, driving in two runs apiece with a single and a double. Theodor Bourdaniotis struck out seven in seven solid innings, allowing five hits, four runs (2 ER) and four walks. Viacheslaw Vasilyev took the loss of Russia, giving up nine unearned runs on eight hits and five bb in five innings.